Baltimore Downed 13-1 By Texas - Jake Arrieta Takes Loss
Texas scored early and often on Saturday, sprinting to a lead and into double figures with a 13-1 win over Baltimore.
The Rangers were a +100 underdog in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 9.5.
Texas got 7 innings from Matt Harrison, who gave up 1 earned run on 2 hits, while striking out 3. He earned the victory, while the Rangers got 4 RBIs from Nelson Cruz in the win.
Baltimore's starting pitcher Jake Arrieta worked 3 1/3 innings, giving up 6 hits and 8 earned runs while striking out 5 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Adam Jones in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Texas as they had 13 hits, while Baltimore only had 4.