St. Louis vs Texas Wrap - Texas Wins 4-2
Texas got 1 inning of work from Darren Oliver en route to a 4-2 victory over St. Louis on Monday at Rangers Ballpark.
Texas won as a -132 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 8.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Texas got 5 1/3 innings from C.J. Wilson, who gave up 1 earned run on 4 hits, while striking out 3. Darren Oliver earned the victory, while the Rangers got 2 RBIs from Mike Napoli in the win.
St. Louis got a 7-inning outing from Chris Carpenter in the loss. He gave up 2 earned runs, 2 walks and 6 hits in his time on the mound, while Yadier Molina had 3 hits in the loss for the Cardinals.
The battle of the bats favored Texas as they had 9 hits, while St. Louis only had 7.
The game was closed out by Neftali Feliz who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 0 hits, 1 walk and fanned 2 batters to earn the save.