Texas vs San Diego Game Final 2-1 - Matt Harrison Earns Win
San Diego wasted a 10-effort from Jason Marquis and fell 2-1 on Monday against Texas at PETCO Park.
Texas won as a -173 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 7.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Matt Harrison earned the victory for the Rangers, throwing 6 innings of work, striking out 4, walking 2, and allowing 6 hits and 1 earned run. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from David Murphy in the win.
San Diego got a 7-inning outing from Jason Marquis in the loss. He gave up 2 earned runs, 3 walks and 5 hits in his time on the mound, while Chase Headley had 3 hits in the loss for the Padres.
The battle of the bats favored San Diego as they had 9 hits, while Texas only had 5.
Joe Nathan pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 0 and allowed 2 hits in his outing.