Texas Downed 8-5 By New York - Derek Holland Takes Loss

Texas Downed 8-5 By New York - Derek Holland Takes Loss

New York grabbed an 8-5 win over Texas on Sunday, as Dillon Gee was credited with a win at Rangers Ballpark.

The Mets were a +138 underdog in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 10.5.

New York got 6 innings from Dillon Gee, who gave up 3 earned runs on 8 hits, while striking out 1. He earned the victory, while the Mets got 2 RBIs from Carlos Beltran in the win.

Texas' starting pitcher Derek Holland worked 6 innings, giving up 12 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 0 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Endy Chavez in a losing cause.

The battle of the bats favored New York as they had 14 hits, while Texas only had 10.

Next game, New York takes its act on the road to face Detroit looking for another win. For Texas, they head on the road to face Houston.