Texas Tops Chicago 2-0 - Recap
Chicago was unable to break through against the Texas pitching staff, losing 2-0 on Sunday at Rangers Ballpark.
Texas was favored by -154 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 10.5.
Scott Feldman earned the victory for the Rangers, throwing 8 innings of work, striking out 5, walking 0, and allowing 7 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 1 RBI from Michael Young in the win.
Chicago's starting pitcher Gavin Floyd worked 6 2/3 innings, giving up 7 hits and 1 earned run while striking out 1 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Jordan Danks in a losing cause.
Texas enjoyed an edge at the plate with an 8-7 advantage in hits.
Joe Nathan pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.
Texas looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Los Angeles. Chicago will aim to get back on the winning track at Minnesota.