Recap - Texas Defeats Oakland 3-2
Texas got a 3-2 victory over Oakland on Wednesday, with Koji Uehara earning the victory and helping Rangers moneyline bettors cash out.
The Rangers were a -172 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 7.5.
Texas got 6 innings from C.J. Wilson, who gave up 2 earned runs on 5 hits, while striking out 8. Koji Uehara earned the victory, while the Rangers got 1 RBI from Ian Kinsler in the win.
Oakland got a 7-inning outing from Brandon McCarthy in the loss. He gave up 1 earned run, 0 walks and 6 hits in his time on the mound, while Jemile Weeks had 2 hits in the loss for the Athletics.
The battle of the bats favored Texas as they had 11 hits, while Oakland only had 5.
Neftali Feliz pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 0 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.