Rangers clip Mariners
The Texas Rangers won their second straight of a four-game series by defeating the Seattle Mariners 5-4 Friday night at Rangers Ballpark.
Texas won this game as -175 favorites, while the nine runs went UNDER the posted over/under (10.5).
Marlon Byrd led the way with a three-run homer for the Rangers, and Taylor Teagarden drove in a pair of runs. Vicente Padilla allowed just three runs over six innings to earn the win.
Jose Lopez homered and drove in three runs for the Mariners. Jason Vargas surrendered five runs off seven hits in five innings on the mound.