Texas vs New York Game Final 3-0 - Yu Darvish Earns Win
|Texas vs New York Game Final 3-0 - Yu Darvish Earns Win|
Texas got a shutout performance from its pitching staff en route to a 3-0 victory over New York on Monday at Rangers Ballpark.
The Rangers were a -190 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 8.5.
Yu Darvish earned the victory for the Rangers, throwing 6 1/3 innings of work, striking out 4, walking 2, and allowing 2 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 1 RBI from Nelson Cruz in the win.
New York's starting pitcher Ivan Nova worked 7 innings, giving up 7 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 4 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Lyle Overbay in a losing cause.
Texas enjoyed an edge at the plate with an 8-3 advantage in hits.
Joe Nathan pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 1 hit in his outing.