Texas Drops New York 7-5 - Match Report

Texas Drops New York 7-5 - Match Report

Texas got 2/3 innings of work from Arthur Rhodes en route to a 7-5 victory over New York on Saturday at Rangers Ballpark.

The Rangers were a -103 underdog in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 9.5.

Arthur Rhodes earned the victory for the Rangers, throwing 2/3 innings of work, striking out 2, walking 0, and allowing 0 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 3 RBIs from Julio Borbon in the win.

New York's starting pitcher Bartolo Colon worked 4 1/3 innings, giving up 9 hits and 5 earned runs while striking out 0 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Derek Jeter in a losing cause.

Texas enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 14-6 advantage in hits.

The game was closed out by Neftali Feliz who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 0 hits, 0 walks and fanned 0 batters to earn the save.