Oakland Athletics vs Boston Red Sox Wrap - Oakland Wins 4-3
Oakland got a 4-3 victory over Boston on Friday, with Fernando Abad earning the victory and helping Athletics moneyline bettors cash out.
The Athletics were a -165 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 8.5.
Fernando Abad earned the victory for the Athletics, throwing 1 innings of work, striking out 1, walking 0, and allowing 0 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 3 RBIs from Josh Donaldson in the win.
Boston got a 4 2/3-inning outing from Felix Doubront in the loss. He gave up 3 earned runs, 4 walks and 2 hits in his time on the mound, while Mike Napoli had 2 hits in the loss for the Red Sox.
The game was closed out by Sean Doolittle who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 0 hits, 0 walks and fanned 2 batters to earn the save.