Colorado vs Texas Wrap - Texas Wins 4-1
Texas got 6 2/3 innings of work from Roy Oswalt en route to a 4-1 victory over Colorado on Friday at Rangers Ballpark.
The Rangers were a -190 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 10.5.
Roy Oswalt earned the victory for the Rangers, throwing 6 2/3 innings of work, striking out 6, walking 1, and allowing 9 hits and 1 earned run. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Adrian Beltre in the win.
Colorado got a 6-inning outing from Christian Friedrich in the loss. He gave up 4 earned runs, 1 walk and 7 hits in his time on the mound, while Wilin Rosario had 3 hits in the loss for the Rockies.
The battle of the bats favored Colorado as they had 12 hits, while Texas only had 7.
Joe Nathan pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 2 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.