Detroit Falls 8-3 Against Texas - Game Recap
Texas grabbed an 8-3 win over Detroit on Sunday, as Yu Darvish was credited with a win at Rangers Ballpark.
The Rangers were a -141 favorite in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 10.5.
Texas got 6 2/3 innings from Yu Darvish, who gave up 3 earned runs on 6 hits, while striking out 8. He earned the victory, while the Rangers got 3 RBIs from Josh Hamilton in the win.
Detroit's starting pitcher Rick Porcello worked 6 innings, giving up 9 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 1 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Miguel Cabrera in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Texas as they had 11 hits, while Detroit only had 6.
Texas heads into a battle against New York. Detroit, meanwhile, will have their next action against Minnesota.