Texas vs Minnesota Final: 20-6 - Recap
Texas went on a scoring spree on Monday at Rangers Ballpark, running up a 20-6 win against Minnesota and throwing fear into UNDER bettors in baseball betting action.
Bettors who backed the Rangers were rewarded as -175 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 10.5.
Derek Holland earned the victory for the Rangers, throwing 6 innings of work, striking out 4, walking 0, and allowing 5 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 4 RBIs from Ian Kinsler in the win.
Minnesota's starting pitcher Nick Blackburn worked 2 2/3 innings, giving up 11 hits and 6 earned runs while striking out 0 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Jason Repko in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Texas as they had 27 hits, while Minnesota only had 11.