Seattle Downed 7-0 By Texas - Joe Saunders Takes Loss
Seattle struck out 10 times against Yu Darvish in losing 7-0 to Texas on Friday at Rangers Ballpark.
Texas won as a -225 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 8.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Texas got 7 innings from Yu Darvish, who gave up 0 earned runs on 3 hits, while striking out 10. He earned the victory, while the Rangers got 2 RBIs from A.J. Pierzynski in the win.
Seattle's starting pitcher Joe Saunders worked 4 2/3 innings, giving up 9 hits and 7 earned runs while striking out 0 in the loss. They got 1 hit from Kyle Seager in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Texas as they had 10 hits, while Seattle only had 5.