Detroit vs Texas Recap - Rangers Over Tigers 13-9
Texas used a 2-HR day from David Murphy on Wednesday at Rangers Ballpark as the Rangers defeated Detroit 13-9 in baseball action.
Texas was favored by -135 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 10.5.
Texas got 6 innings from Roy Oswalt, who gave up 5 earned runs on 13 hits, while striking out 6. He earned the victory, while the Rangers got 5 RBIs from David Murphy in the win.
Detroit's starting pitcher Doug Fister worked 4 1/3 innings, giving up 9 hits and 8 earned runs while striking out 5 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Quintin Berry in a losing cause.
Detroit enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 17-16 advantage in hits.
Texas looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Oakland. Detroit will aim to get back on the winning track at Tampa Bay.