Rangers upset Rays in Game 1

Rangers upset Rays in Game 1

Bengie Molina belted a solo homer and drove in a pair of runs for Texas, as the Rangers upended the AL East champion Tampa Bay Rays 5-1 in the opener of their ALDS playoff series Wednesday afternoon.

The Rangers won this game as +123 underdogs, while the six runs went UNDER the posted over/under (7) set by sportsbooks.

Cliff Lee allowed just five hits and one earned run over seven innings with 10 strikeouts in getting the Rangers victory.

Ben Zobrist homered for the Rays, while David Price surrendered nine hits and five runs over 6 2-3 innings in the loss.