Erasmo Ramirez Tagged With Loss in Athletics-Mariners Match
Oakland got a shutout performance from its pitching staff en route to a 2-0 victory over Seattle on Wednesday at O.co Coliseum.
Oakland won as a -159 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 8.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Oakland got 5 innings from Drew Pomeranz, who gave up 0 earned runs on 2 hits, while striking out 5. He earned the victory, while the Athletics got 1 RBI from Jed Lowrie in the win.
Seattle's starting pitcher Erasmo Ramirez worked 6 innings, giving up 6 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 4 in the loss. They got 1 hit from Robinson Cano in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Oakland as they had 7 hits, while Seattle only had 3.
The game was closed out by Jim Johnson who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 0 hits, 0 walks and fanned 0 batters to earn the save.
Oakland looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Washington. Seattle will aim to get back on the winning track vs Kansas City.