Texas vs Seattle Game Final 3-2 - Ryan Dempster Earns Win
Texas got 6 2/3 innings of work from Ryan Dempster en route to a 3-2 victory over Seattle on Sunday at Safeco Field.
The Rangers were a -145 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 7.5.
Ryan Dempster earned the victory for the Rangers, throwing 6 2/3 innings of work, striking out 8, walking 1, and allowing 6 hits and 2 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Geovany Soto in the win.
Seattle got a 6-inning outing from Jason Vargas in the loss. He gave up 3 earned runs, 2 walks and 8 hits in his time on the mound, while Michael Saunders had 3 hits in the loss for the Mariners.
The battle of the bats favored Texas as they had 10 hits, while Seattle only had 9.
Joe Nathan pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 2 and allowed 1 hit in his outing.
Texas looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Oakland. Seattle will aim to get back on the winning track at Los Angeles.