Texas Tops Minnesota 4-3 - Recap
Texas needed extra innings to claim victory on Sunday, scoring late against Minnesota for a 4-3 final at Rangers Ballpark.
Bettors who backed the Rangers were rewarded as -205 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 11.5.
Texas got 5 2/3 innings from Roy Oswalt, who gave up 1 earned run on 5 hits, while striking out 3. Scott Feldman earned the victory, while the Rangers got 2 RBIs from Michael Young in the win.
Minnesota's starting pitcher Cole De Vries worked 7 innings, giving up 3 hits and 0 earned runs while striking out 0 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Joe Mauer in a losing cause.
Texas outhit their counterparts 14-9 in the game.
Next game, Texas takes its act on the road to face Seattle looking for another win. For Minnesota, they head home to face Oakland.