Colby Lewis vs Brett Anderson Tilt Ends in Texas 11-2 Win
Texas got 8 innings of work from Colby Lewis en route to a 11-2 victory over Oakland on Saturday at Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum.
Texas was an underdog by +133 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 7.5.
Texas got 8 innings from Colby Lewis, who gave up 2 earned runs on 6 hits, while striking out 6. He earned the victory, while the Rangers got 3 RBIs from Nelson Cruz in the win.
Oakland's starting pitcher Brett Anderson worked 5 innings, giving up 9 hits and 7 earned runs while striking out 3 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Andy LaRoche in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Texas as they had 14 hits, while Oakland only had 7.