Texas Tops Chicago 2-1 - Recap
|Texas Tops Chicago 2-1 - Recap|
Chicago dropped a 2-1 decision at Rangers Ballpark on Wednesday as Texas legged out a win behind winning pitcher C.J. Wilson.
The Rangers were a -162 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 8.5.
Texas got 6 1/3 innings from C.J. Wilson, who gave up 1 earned run on 5 hits, while striking out 5. He earned the victory, while the Rangers got 1 RBI from Ian Kinsler in the win.
Chicago got a 7-inning outing from Gavin Floyd in the loss. He gave up 1 earned run, 1 walk and 3 hits in his time on the mound, while Gordon Beckham had 2 hits in the loss for the White Sox.
The battle of the bats favored Chicago as they had 6 hits, while Texas only had 3.
Neftali Feliz pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 0 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.
Texas heads into a battle against Kansas City. Chicago, meanwhile, will have their next action against Toronto.