Game Wrap - Los Angeles 15-8 Victors Over Rangers
Kendry Morales swatted 2 round trippers and drove in 6 runs as his Angels defeated Texas 15-8 at Rangers Ballpark.
The Angels were a +144 underdog in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 10.5.
Los Angeles got 5 innings from Ervin Santana, who gave up 3 earned runs on 4 hits, while striking out 3. He earned the victory, while the Angels got 6 RBIs from Kendry Morales in the win.
Texas' starting pitcher Roy Oswalt worked 5 1/3 innings, giving up 11 hits and 8 earned runs while striking out 4 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Josh Hamilton in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Los Angeles as they had 16 hits, while Texas only had 12.
Jerome Williams pitched the final 4 innings for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 8 hits in his outing.