Washington Nationals Texas Rangers Game Ends in 2-0 Rangers Victory - Recap
|Washington Nationals Texas Rangers Game Ends in 2-0 Rangers Victory - Recap|
Yu Darvish led Texas to a shutout performance against Washington 2-0 on Sunday at Nationals Park.
Texas was favored by -117 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 6.5.
Yu Darvish earned the victory for the Rangers, throwing 8 innings of work, striking out 12, walking 2, and allowing 5 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 1 RBIs from Leonys Martin in the win.
Washington's starting pitcher Tanner Roark worked 7 innings, giving up 7 hits and 1 earned runs while striking out 4 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Denard Span in a losing cause.
Texas enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 10-5 advantage in hits.
Joakim Soria pitched the final 1 innings for the save. He struck out 2 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.
Texas looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Baltimore. Washington will aim to get back on the winning track vs. Philadelphia.