New York Falls 2-0 Against Texas - Game Recap
Yu Darvish reached double figures in strikeouts, fanning 10 Yankees en route to a 2-0 win over New York on Tuesday at Rangers Ballpark.
Bettors who backed the Rangers were rewarded as -136 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 9.5.
Texas got 8 1/3 innings from Yu Darvish, who gave up 0 earned runs on 7 hits, while striking out 10. He earned the victory, while the Rangers got 1 RBI from Ian Kinsler in the win.
New York got a 6 2/3-inning outing from Hiroki Kuroda in the loss. He gave up 2 earned runs, 2 walks and 5 hits in his time on the mound, while Derek Jeter had 2 hits in the loss for the Yankees.
The battle of the bats favored New York as they had 7 hits, while Texas only had 5.
The game was closed out by Joe Nathan who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 0 hits, 0 walks and fanned 0 batters to earn the save.