Texas vs Houston Final: 7-3 - Recap
Houston dropped a 7-3 decision at Minute Maid Park on Tuesday as Texas legged out a win behind winning pitcher C.J. Wilson.
Texas was favored by -162 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 8.5.
Texas got 7 innings from C.J. Wilson, who gave up 2 earned runs on 7 hits, while striking out 3. He earned the victory, while the Rangers got 3 RBIs from Ian Kinsler in the win.
Houston's starting pitcher Jordan Lyles worked 6 innings, giving up 10 hits and 5 earned runs while striking out 2 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Carlos Corporan in a losing cause.
Texas outhit their counterparts 12-11 in the game.
Neftali Feliz pitched the final 1/3 innings for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.