Tampa Bay Falls 11-5 Against Texas - Game Recap
Texas used a 2-HR day from Mike Napoli on Monday at Tropicana Field as the Rangers defeated Tampa Bay 11-5 in baseball action.
Bettors who backed the Rangers were rewarded as +100 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 8.5.
Texas got 5 2/3 innings from Derek Holland, who gave up 5 earned runs on 5 hits, while striking out 7. He earned the victory, while the Rangers got 5 RBIs from Mike Napoli in the win.
Tampa Bay's starting pitcher Wade Davis worked 2 2/3 innings, giving up 12 hits and 7 earned runs while striking out 1 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Felipe Lopez in a losing cause.
Texas enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 20-9 advantage in hits.