Jo-Jo Reyes vs Colby Lewis Battle Sees Toronto Fall 12-2
Texas scored early and often on Friday, sprinting to a lead and into double figures with a 12-2 win over Toronto.
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 2/3 innings from Colby Lewis, who gave up 1 earned run on 2 hits, while striking out 5. He earned the victory, while the Rangers got 8 RBIs from Nelson Cruz in the win.
Toronto's starting pitcher Jo-Jo Reyes worked 4 1/3 innings, giving up 8 hits and 8 earned runs while striking out 3 in the loss. They got 2 hits from J.P. Arencibia in a losing cause.
Texas enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 13-3 advantage in hits.