Toronto vs Texas Recap - Rangers Over Blue Jays 5-4
Texas got a 5-4 victory over Toronto on Saturday, with Darren Oliver earning the victory and helping Rangers moneyline bettors cash out.
Bettors who backed the Rangers were rewarded as -154 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 9.5.
Darren Oliver earned the victory for the Rangers, throwing 1/3 innings of work, striking out 0, walking 0, and allowing 0 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 1 RBI from Elvis Andrus in the win.
Toronto got a 5 2/3-inning outing from Carlos Villanueva in the loss. He gave up 3 earned runs, 0 walks and 10 hits in his time on the mound, while Yunel Escobar had 2 hits in the loss for the Blue Jays.
The battle of the bats favored Texas as they had 12 hits, while Toronto only had 9.