Athletics cruise past Rangers
|Athletics cruise past Rangers|
Kurt Suzuki was 2-for-3 with two runs batted in, as the Oakland Athletics drilled the Texas Rangers 9-1 on Tuesday night.
Oakland won as -130 home favorites, while the teams played OVER the 8.5-run total listed by sportsbooks.
Daric Barton went 2-for-4 with two RBIs for the Athletics, as Trevor Cahill gave up one run over 5 2-3 innings to record the win for Oakland.
David Murphy was 2-for-4 with a run batted in for Texas, while losing pitcher Brandon McCarthy allowed two earned runs over 5 1-3 innings for the Rangers.