Recap - Toronto Defeats Texas 3-2
|Recap - Toronto Defeats Texas 3-2|
Toronto shook off a 10-strikeout performance by Yu Darvish and still managed to post a 3-2 victory over the Rangers on Friday at Rogers Centre.
Toronto was an underdog by +155 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 9.5.
J.A. Happ earned the victory for the Blue Jays, throwing 6 innings of work, striking out 8, walking 1, and allowing 2 hits and 1 earned run. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Edwin Encarnacion in the win.
Texas' starting pitcher Yu Darvish worked 7 innings, giving up 3 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 10 in the loss. They got 2 hits from David Murphy in a losing cause.
Casey Janssen pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.