Toronto Downed 6-2 By Texas - R.A. Dickey Takes Loss
Toronto dropped a 6-2 decision at Globe Life Park on Sunday as Texas legged out a win behind winning pitcher Aaron Poreda.
Bettors who backed the Rangers were rewarded as +112 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 9.5.
Texas got 5 innings from Nick Martinez, who gave up 1 earned run on 4 hits, while striking out 3. Aaron Poreda earned the victory, while the Rangers got 2 RBIs from Alex Rios in the win.
Toronto's starting pitcher R.A. Dickey worked 6 1/3 innings, giving up 3 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 3 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Jose Reyes in a losing cause.
Toronto outhit their counterparts 8-7 in the game.
Texas heads into a battle against Seattle. Toronto, meanwhile, will have their next action against Boston.