Texas vs Cleveland Game Final 6-4 - Yu Darvish Earns Win
Texas grabbed a 6-4 win over Cleveland on Friday, as Yu Darvish was credited with a win at Globe Life Park.
Bettors who backed the Rangers were rewarded as -153 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 7.
Yu Darvish earned the victory for the Rangers, throwing 7 innings of work, striking out 8, walking 3, and allowing 9 hits and 4 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Michael Choice in the win.
Cleveland got a 6 1/3-inning outing from Trevor Bauer in the loss. He gave up 4 earned runs, 2 walks and 5 hits in his time on the mound, while Yan Gomes had 3 hits in the loss for the Indians.
Cleveland enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 10-7 advantage in hits.
The game was closed out by Joakim Soria who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 1 hits, 0 walks and fanned 2 batters to earn the save.