Game Wrap - Texas 6-5 Victors Over Angels
Texas got 1 inning of work from Joe Nathan en route to a 6-5 victory over Los Angeles on Thursday at Rangers Ballpark.
Texas won as a -175 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 9.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Texas got 5 1/3 innings from Matt Garza, who gave up 1 earned run on 11 hits, while striking out 3. Joe Nathan earned the victory, while the Rangers got 2 RBIs from Leonys Martin in the win.
Los Angeles' starting pitcher Jerome Williams worked 5 innings, giving up 9 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 0 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Mark Trumbo in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Los Angeles as they had 13 hits, while Texas only had 12.