Gonzalez, Athletics shut out Rangers
|Gonzalez, Athletics shut out Rangers|
Gio Gonzalez tossed 6 2-3 scoreless innings to earn the win, as the Oakland Athletics blanked the Texas Rangers 6-0 on Tuesday night.
Oakland won as +115 home underdogs as the teams played UNDER the 9-run total listed by oddsmakers.
Mark Ellis went 3-for-4 with three runs batted in for the Athletics, who got a big fly from Kurt Suzuki in the upset.
Derek Holland gave up three earned runs over 4 1-3 innings to take the loss for Texas, while Marlon Byrd was 2-for-4 for the Rangers.