Colorado Tops Texas 11-7 - Recap
Nelson Cruz swatted 2 round trippers and drove in 4 runs but it wasn't enough as Rockies defeated Texas 11-7 at Rangers Ballpark.
Colorado won as a +245 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 11.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Colorado got 4 2/3 innings from Joshua Outman, who gave up 5 earned runs on 8 hits, while striking out 3. Rex Brothers earned the victory, while the Rockies got 2 RBIs from Michael Cuddyer in the win.
Texas' starting pitcher Colby Lewis worked 4 innings, giving up 11 hits and 7 earned runs while striking out 6 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Adrian Beltre in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Colorado as they had 16 hits, while Texas only had 15.