Texas Tops Los Angeles 2-1 - Recap
Texas got a 2-1 victory over Los Angeles on Wednesday, with Joe Nathan earning the victory and helping Rangers moneyline bettors cash out.
Bettors who backed the Rangers were rewarded as -143 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 Martin Perez, who gave up 1 earned run on 4 hits, while striking out 4. Joe Nathan earned the victory, while the Rangers got 1 RBI from Adrian Beltre in the win.
Los Angeles' starting pitcher Jerome Williams worked 7 2/3 innings, giving up 8 hits and 1 earned run while striking out 0 in the loss. They got 1 hit from Erick Aybar in a losing cause.
Texas outhit their counterparts 9-4 in the game.
Next game, Texas takes its act home to face Arizona looking for another win. For Los Angeles, they head home to face Toronto.