Texas vs New York Final: 2-0 - Recap
|Texas vs New York Final: 2-0 - Recap|
Texas got a shutout performance from its pitching staff en route to a 2-0 victory over New York on Thursday at Yankee Stadium.
Texas won as a -123 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 8.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Derek Holland earned the victory for the Rangers, throwing 9 innings of work, striking out 7, walking 2, and allowing 2 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 1 RBI from Ian Kinsler in the win.
New York's starting pitcher Philip Hughes worked 8 innings, giving up 5 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 5 in the loss. They got 1 hit from Ichiro Suzuki in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Texas as they had 6 hits, while New York only had 2.
Texas looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Cincinnati. New York will aim to get back on the winning track at Baltimore.