Texas vs Houston Final: 4-2 - Recap
Texas got 1 1/3 innings of work from Neal Cotts en route to a 4-2 victory over Houston on Tuesday at Rangers Ballpark.
Texas was favored by -230 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 9.5.
Texas got 4 innings from Travis Blackley, who gave up 2 earned runs on 3 hits, while striking out 2. Neal Cotts earned the victory, while the Rangers got 2 RBIs from Adrian Beltre in the win.
Houston's starting pitcher Jarred Cosart worked 6 innings, giving up 4 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 3 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Robbie Grossman in a losing cause.
Joe Nathan pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 3 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.