Baltimore Texas Game Ends in 5-1 Rangers Victory - Recap
Texas grabbed a 5-1 win over Baltimore on Monday, as Ryan Dempster was credited with a win at Rangers Ballpark.
Texas was favored by -174 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 9.5.
Texas got 8 innings from Ryan Dempster, who gave up 1 earned run on 4 hits, while striking out 6. He earned the victory, while the Rangers got 2 RBIs from David Murphy in the win.
Baltimore's starting pitcher Miguel Gonzalez worked 5 innings, giving up 8 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 2 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Adam Jones in a losing cause.
Texas enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 10-4 advantage in hits.