Atlanta Downed 5-4 By Texas - Scott Proctor Takes Loss
Texas needed extra innings to claim victory on Saturday, scoring late against Atlanta for a 5-4 final at Turner Field.
Texas won as a -104 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 8.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Texas got 6 1/3 innings from Matt Harrison, who gave up 1 earned run on 3 hits, while striking out 6. Mark Lowe earned the victory, while the Rangers got 1 RBI from Josh Hamilton in the win.
Atlanta got a 5-inning outing from Derek Lowe in the loss. He gave up 3 earned runs, 0 walks and 7 hits in his time on the mound, while Dan Uggla had 2 hits in the loss for the Braves.
Texas outhit their counterparts 11-4 in the game.
Neftali Feliz pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 2 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.