Texas Tops Oakland 7-2 - Recap
Texas got a 7-2 victory over Oakland on Tuesday, with Colby Lewis earning the victory and helping Rangers moneyline bettors cash out.
Texas was favored by -107 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 8.5.
Texas got 7 1/3 innings from Colby Lewis, who gave up 1 earned run on 5 hits, while striking out 0. He earned the victory, while the Rangers got 2 RBIs from Michael Young in the win.
Oakland's starting pitcher Brett Anderson worked 4 2/3 innings, giving up 6 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 5 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Ryan Sweeney in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Texas as they had 11 hits, while Oakland only had 5.