Davis, Athletics dump Rangers
|Davis, Athletics dump Rangers|
Rajai Davis went 3-for-4 with four runs batted in to lead the Oakland Athletics past the Texas Rangers 6-1 on Tuesday night.
Oakland won as +175 road underdogs, while the game played UNDER the 9.5-run total listed by oddsmakers.
Ryan Sweeney and Kurt Suzuki knocked in runs for the Athletics, as Craig Breslow was handed the win in relief of starter Edgar Gonzalez for Oakland.
David Murphy was 2-for-4 with a solo shot for Texas, while Brandon McCarthy allowed three earned runs over three innings to take the loss for the Rangers.