Game Wrap - Texas 10-1 Victors Over Royals
Texas moneyline bettors cashed on Saturday courtesy of a 10-1 win against the Kansas City Royals at Rangers Ballpark.
Texas was favored by -200 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 10.5.
Texas got 6 innings from Matt Harrison, who gave up 0 earned runs on 5 hits, while striking out 1. He earned the victory, while the Rangers got 3 RBIs from Adrian Beltre in the win.
Kansas City's starting pitcher Sean O'Sullivan worked 5 2/3 innings, giving up 15 hits and 10 earned runs while striking out 1 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Billy Butler in a losing cause.
Texas enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 15-7 advantage in hits.
The game was closed out by Yoshinori Tateyama who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 2 hits, 0 walks and fanned 1 batter to earn the save.