Athletics nip Rangers in extra innings

Daric Barton's RBI single in the top of the 13th inning lifted the Oakland Athletics over the Texas Rangers 7-6 on Tuesday night.

Oakland won as +160 road underdogs, while the game played OVER the 9-run total posted by sportsbooks.

Barton finished 2-for-7 with a dinger and two runs batted in for the Athletics, as Tyson Ross got the win in relief of Trevor Cahill for Oakland.

Josh Hamilton smashed a two-run blast for Texas, while Dustin Nippert took the loss after allowing the go-ahead run in the top of the 13th.