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Braden, A's shut down Rangers

Dallas Braden tossed a one-hit shutout through eight innings Thursday, and the Oakland A's defeated the Texas Rangers 5-0 in the series-opener.

The A's won the game as +120 underdogs, while the teams played UNDER the posted over/under (6.5) set by sportsbooks.

Steve Tolleson went 2-for-3 and drove in a run for the A's, and Braden notched his 10th victory.

Cliff Lee surrendered six hits and four runs over his five innings in the Rangers loss.