Matt Harrison vs Garrett Richards Battle Sees Los Angeles Fall 3-1
|Matt Harrison vs Garrett Richards Battle Sees Los Angeles Fall 3-1|
Mike Napoli swatted 2 round trippers and drove in 3 runs as his Rangers defeated Los Angeles 3-1 at Angel Stadium.
Texas won as a -157 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 8.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Mike Adams earned the victory for the Rangers, throwing 1 inning of work, striking out 0, walking 0, and allowing 1 hit and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 3 RBIs from Mike Napoli in the win.
Los Angeles' starting pitcher Garrett Richards worked 5 innings, giving up 2 hits and 1 earned run while striking out 0 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Mike Trout in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Los Angeles as they had 8 hits, while Texas only had 6.
The game was closed out by Neftali Feliz who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 1 hit, 0 walks and fanned 2 batters to earn the save.