Texas Falls 4-2 to Los Angeles - Recap
Los Angeles got a 4-2 victory over Texas on Saturday, with Dave Carpenter earning the victory and helping Angels moneyline bettors cash out.
Los Angeles won as a +142 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 9.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Los Angeles got 5 2/3 innings from C.J. Wilson, who gave up 2 earned runs on 5 hits, while striking out 4. Dave Carpenter earned the victory, while the Angels got 2 RBIs from Mark Trumbo in the win.
Texas got a 6-inning outing from Matt Harrison in the loss. He gave up 4 earned runs, 2 walks and 4 hits in his time on the mound, while Josh Hamilton had 1 hit in the loss for the Rangers.
Los Angeles enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 6-5 advantage in hits.
The game was closed out by Scott Downs who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 0 hits, 0 walks and fanned 1 batter to earn the save.