Garrett Richards Earns Win in Los Angeles vs Texas Game
Los Angeles got a 5-3 victory over Texas on Saturday, with Garrett Richards earning the victory and helping Angels moneyline bettors cash out.
The Angels were a -135 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 8.5.
Los Angeles got 6 innings from Garrett Richards, who gave up 3 earned runs on 9 hits, while striking out 9. He earned the victory, while the Angels got 2 RBIs from C Cron in the win.
Texas' starting pitcher Matt Harrison worked 4 1/3 innings, giving up 10 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 3 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Shin-Soo Choo in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Los Angeles as they had 14 hits, while Texas only had 10.
The game was closed out by Joe Smith who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 1 hit, 0 walks and fanned 0 batters to earn the save.