mlb Game Recap
Frankie Montas Earns Win in Oakland Athletics vs Houston Astros Game
Oakland moneyline bettors cashed on Tuesday courtesy of a 5-3 win against the Houston Astros at Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum.
Bettors who backed the Athletics were rewarded as +140 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 7.
Oakland got 5 innings from Frankie Montas, who gave up 2 earned runs on 7 hits, while striking out 4. Frankie Montas earned the victory, while the Athletics got 4 RBIs from Chad Pinder in the win.
Houston got a 1-inning outing from Hector Neris in the loss. He gave up 1 earned runs, 0 walks and 2 hits in his time on the mound, while Yordan Alvarez had 2 hits in the loss for the Astros.
Houston outhit their counterparts 7-6 in the game.
The game was closed out by Lou Trivino who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 0 hits, 0 walks and fanned 0 batters to earn the save.