New York Falls 8-1 Against Texas - Game Recap
Texas grabbed an 8-1 win over New York on Friday, as Matt Harrison was credited with a win at Rangers Ballpark.
Texas won as a -164 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 9.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Matt Harrison earned the victory for the Rangers, throwing 7 innings of work, striking out 4, walking 1, and allowing 7 hits and 1 earned run. That effort was supported by 3 RBIs from Josh Hamilton in the win.
New York got a 6-inning outing from Mike Pelfrey in the loss. He gave up 4 earned runs, 2 walks and 8 hits in his time on the mound, while Jason Bay had 3 hits in the loss for the Mets.
Texas outhit their counterparts 13-8 in the game.