Texas Tops Los Angeles 7-1 - Recap
Texas got 7 innings of work from C.J. Wilson en route to a 7-1 victory over Los Angeles on Monday at Rangers Ballpark.
Texas was favored by -140 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 9.5.
C.J. Wilson earned the victory for the Rangers, throwing 7 innings of work, striking out 9, walking 1, and allowing 9 hits and 1 earned run. That effort was supported by 3 RBIs from Adrian Beltre in the win.
Los Angeles' starting pitcher Ervin Santana worked 4 innings, giving up 10 hits and 6 earned runs while striking out 3 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Maicer Izturis in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Texas as they had 14 hits, while Los Angeles only had 10.