Texas Drops Boston 12-5 - Match Report
Texas got 6 innings of work from Colby Lewis en route to a 12-5 victory over Boston on Saturday at Rangers Ballpark.
Texas was favored by -107 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 9.5.
Texas got 6 innings from Colby Lewis, who gave up 3 earned runs on 6 hits, while striking out 4. He earned the victory, while the Rangers got 4 RBIs from Adrian Beltre in the win.
Boston's starting pitcher John Lackey worked 3 2/3 innings, giving up 10 hits and 9 earned runs while striking out 3 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Adrian Gonzalez in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Texas as they had 15 hits, while Boston only had 8.