Seattle Falls 8-6 Against Texas - Game Recap
Seattle dropped an 8-6 decision at Globe Life Park on Thursday as Texas legged out a win behind winning pitcher Pedro Figueroa.
The Rangers were a -109 favorite in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 9.5.
Texas got 2 1/3 innings from Tanner Scheppers, who gave up 6 earned runs on 6 hits, while striking out 2. Pedro Figueroa earned the victory, while the Rangers got 3 RBIs from Mitch Moreland in the win.
Seattle got a 2-inning outing from Erasmo Ramirez in the loss. He gave up 5 earned runs, 2 walks and 6 hits in his time on the mound, while Brad Miller had 2 hits in the loss for the Mariners.
Texas enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 12-10 advantage in hits.
The game was closed out by Joakim Soria who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 0 hits, 0 walks and fanned 1 batter to earn the save.
Next game, Texas takes its act home to face Chicago looking for another win. For Seattle, they head on the road to face Miami.