Los Angeles vs Texas Final: 3-2 - Recap
Texas dropped a 3-2 decision at Rangers Ballpark on Saturday as Los Angeles legged out a win behind winning pitcher Scott Downs.
Bettors who backed the Angels were rewarded as -116 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 7.5.
Los Angeles got 7 2/3 innings from Dan Haren, who gave up 2 earned runs on 6 hits, while striking out 5. Scott Downs earned the victory, while the Angels got 2 RBIs from Alberto Callaspo in the win.
Texas got a 6-inning outing from Derek Holland in the loss. He gave up 2 earned runs, 3 walks and 6 hits in his time on the mound, while Adrian Beltre had 2 hits in the loss for the Rangers.
The battle of the bats favored Los Angeles as they had 10 hits, while Texas only had 7.
Jordan Walden pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 2 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.