Colby Lewis vs Anthony Vasquez Battle Sees Seattle Fall 7-6
|Colby Lewis vs Anthony Vasquez Battle Sees Seattle Fall 7-6|
Texas grabbed a 7-6 win over Seattle on Saturday, as Colby Lewis was credited with a win at Safeco Field.
Texas won as a -200 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 8.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Texas got 5 2/3 innings from Colby Lewis, who gave up 6 earned runs on 8 hits, while striking out 7. He earned the victory, while the Rangers got 3 RBIs from Josh Hamilton in the win.
Seattle's starting pitcher Anthony Vasquez worked 3 innings, giving up 7 hits and 5 earned runs while striking out 3 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Ichiro Suzuki in a losing cause.
Texas outhit their counterparts 14-8 in the game.
The game was closed out by Neftali Feliz who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 0 hits, 0 walks and fanned 2 batters to earn the save.