Texas Drops Tampa Bay 6-1 - Match Report
Texas got a 6-1 victory over Tampa Bay on Tuesday, with N Tepesch earning the victory and helping Rangers moneyline bettors cash out.
Bettors who backed the Rangers were rewarded as -128 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 10.5.
Texas got 7 1/3 innings from N Tepesch, who gave up 1 earned run on 4 hits, while striking out 5. He earned the victory, while the Rangers got 2 RBIs from Elvis Andrus in the win.
Tampa Bay got a 6 2/3-inning outing from Fausto Carmona in the loss. He gave up 5 earned runs, 2 walks and 8 hits in his time on the mound, while Desmond Jennings had 2 hits in the loss for the Rays.
The battle of the bats favored Texas as they had 10 hits, while Tampa Bay only had 4.