Ernesto Frieri Tagged With Loss in Angels-Rangers Match
Los Angeles dropped a 3-1 decision at Angel Stadium on Thursday as Texas legged out a win behind winning pitcher Yu Darvish.
The Rangers were a +133 underdog in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 7.5.
Texas got 8 innings from Yu Darvish, who gave up 1 earned run on 4 hits, while striking out 9. He earned the victory, while the Rangers got 2 RBIs from Adrian Beltre in the win.
Los Angeles got an 8-inning outing from Zack Greinke in the loss. He gave up 1 earned run, 0 walks and 5 hits in his time on the mound, while Chris Iannetta had 2 hits in the loss for the Angels.
The battle of the bats favored Texas as they had 7 hits, while Los Angeles only had 5.
Joe Nathan pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 0 and allowed 1 hit in his outing.
Next game, Texas takes its act on the road to face Seattle looking for another win. For Los Angeles, they head home to face Chicago.