Los Angeles Downed 4-1 By Texas - Jered Weaver Takes Loss
Texas got a 4-1 victory over Los Angeles on Friday, with Alexi Ogando earning the victory and helping Rangers moneyline bettors cash out.
Texas was an underdog by -101 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 7.5.
Alexi Ogando earned the victory for the Rangers, throwing 6 1/3 innings of work, striking out 5, walking 1, and allowing 5 hits and 1 earned run. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Elvis Andrus in the win.
Los Angeles got a 6-inning outing from Jered Weaver in the loss. He gave up 4 earned runs, 1 walk and 7 hits in his time on the mound, while Alberto Callaspo had 2 hits in the loss for the Angels.
The battle of the bats favored Texas as they had 7 hits, while Los Angeles only had 6.
Neftali Feliz pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 0 and allowed 1 hit in his outing.