Alexi Ogando vs Brad Penny Tilt Ends in Texas 5-2 Win
Texas got 6 1/3 innings of work from Alexi Ogando en route to a 5-2 victory over Detroit on Thursday at Comerica Park.
Texas was favored by -146 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 8.5.
Alexi Ogando earned the victory for the Rangers, throwing 6 1/3 innings of work, striking out 7, walking 0, and allowing 8 hits and 2 earned runs. That effort was supported by 1 RBI from Ian Kinsler in the win.
Detroit's starting pitcher Brad Penny worked 6 2/3 innings, giving up 11 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 0 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Victor Martinez in a losing cause.
Texas outhit their counterparts 11-9 in the game.
Neftali Feliz pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 2 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.
Texas looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Cleveland. Detroit will aim to get back on the winning track at Kansas City.