Rangers trim A’s
Jerry Hairston Jr. hit a two-run double to help lead the Texas Rangers to a 4-1 win over the Oakland A’s Monday night.
Texas won the game as +140 road underdogs, and the five runs fell UNDER the posted over/under (9.5).
Marlon Byrd also had a two-run double, to drive in the other runs for the Rangers. Jamey Wright surrendered four hits over seven innings in notching his third win.
Marco Scutaro drove in the only run for the A’s, while Dallas Braden gave up eight hits and four runs over six innings in the loss.