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Tampa Bay Downed 8-0 By Texas - Jeff Niemann Takes Loss

Tampa Bay couldn't get its offense rolling against C.J. Wilson in an 8-0 loss to Texas in baseball action on Tuesday.

The Rangers were a -131 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 8.5.

Texas got 9 innings from C.J. Wilson, who gave up 0 earned runs on 5 hits, while striking out 6. He earned the victory, while the Rangers got 4 RBIs from David Murphy in the win.

Tampa Bay got a 4 2/3-inning outing from Jeff Niemann in the loss. He gave up 7 earned runs, 1 walk and 9 hits in his time on the mound, while Evan Longoria had 1 hit in the loss for the Rays.

The battle of the bats favored Texas as they had 12 hits, while Tampa Bay only had 5.