Texas vs Los Angeles Recap - Angels Over Rangers 1-0
Los Angeles didn’t allow Texas to get untracked at the plate, mowing them down for a 1-0 shutout win and a trip to the pay window for bettors on Thursday.
Los Angeles was favored by -119 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 6.5.
Los Angeles got 7 innings from Jered Weaver, who gave up 0 earned runs on 7 hits, while striking out 6. He earned the victory, while the Angels got 0 RBIs from Maicer Izturis in the win.
Texas' starting pitcher C.J. Wilson worked 8 innings, giving up 2 hits and 0 earned runs while striking out 8 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Elvis Andrus in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Texas as they had 8 hits, while Los Angeles only had 2.
Jordan Walden pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 0 and allowed 1 hit in his outing.
Next game, Los Angeles takes its act on the road to face Baltimore looking for another win. For Texas, they head home to face Toronto.