Houston Falls 12-0 Against Texas - Game Recap
|Houston Falls 12-0 Against Texas - Game Recap|
Texas scored early and often on Monday, sprinting to a lead and into double figures with a 12-0 win over Houston.
Texas won as a -285 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 8.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Derek Holland earned the victory for the Rangers, throwing 9 innings of work, striking out 9, walking 1, and allowing 6 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 4 RBIs from Alex Rios in the win.
Houston's starting pitcher Jordan Lyles worked 3 innings, giving up 7 hits and 7 earned runs while striking out 2 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Trevor Crowe in a losing cause.
Texas enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 14-6 advantage in hits.