Cleveland Falls 8-3 to Texas - Recap
|Cleveland Falls 8-3 to Texas - Recap|
Texas got 7 innings of work from Derek Holland en route to an 8-3 victory over Cleveland on Sunday at Progressive Field.
The Rangers were a -150 favorite in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 8.5.
Texas got 7 innings from Derek Holland, who gave up 2 earned runs on 7 hits, while striking out 6. He earned the victory, while the Rangers got 3 RBIs from David Murphy in the win.
Cleveland's starting pitcher Zach McAllister worked 5 innings, giving up 11 hits and 7 earned runs while striking out 4 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Jason Kipnis in a losing cause.
Texas enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 15-9 advantage in hits.
Texas looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Kansas City. Cleveland will aim to get back on the winning track at Detroit.