Texas vs Cleveland Final: 11-2 - Recap
Cleveland dropped a 11-2 decision at Progressive Field on Friday as Texas legged out a win behind winning pitcher Alexi Ogando.
Texas won as a -106 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 8.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Alexi Ogando earned the victory for the Rangers, throwing 8 innings of work, striking out 6, walking 1, and allowing 4 hits and 1 earned run. That effort was supported by 3 RBIs from Elvis Andrus in the win.
Cleveland's starting pitcher Justin Masterson worked 6 1/3 innings, giving up 10 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 7 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Asdrubal Cabrera in a losing cause.
Texas outhit their counterparts 19-5 in the game.