Orioles grab opener from Rangers

Orioles grab opener from Rangers

Felix Pie homered and drove in a pair of runs as the Baltimore Orioles defeated the Texas Rangers 6-4 Thursday night at Rangers Ballpark.

The Orioles won the game as +230 underdogs, while the 10 runs made it OVER the posted over/under (9.5) set by sportsbooks.

David Hernandez collected the win in short relief, and Alfredo Simon closed out the ninth inning for his 11th save.

Frank Francisco gave up three runs in relief and was saddled with the Rangers loss.