Cruz leads Rangers over Mariners

Cruz leads Rangers over Mariners

Nelson Cruz homered and drove in a pair of runs as the Texas Rangers defeated the Seattle Mariners 6-2 Friday night.

Texas won the game as -140 favorites, while the eight runs went UNDER the posted over/under (9).

Colby Lewis went seven innings for the win, allowing five hits and one earned run with three strikeouts.

Jason Vargas gave up eight hits and five runs over 5 1-3 innings in a losing effort.