Joe Saunders vs Yu Darvish Tilt Ends in Baltimore 5-1 Win

Joe Saunders vs Yu Darvish Tilt Ends in Baltimore 5-1 Win

Baltimore got a 5-1 victory over Texas on Friday, with Joe Saunders earning the victory and helping Orioles moneyline bettors cash out.

Baltimore was an underdog by +210 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 8.5.

Baltimore got 5 2/3 innings from Joe Saunders, who gave up 1 earned run on 6 hits, while striking out 4. He earned the victory, while the Orioles got 2 RBIs from Nate McLouth in the win.

Texas' starting pitcher Yu Darvish worked 6 2/3 innings, giving up 5 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 7 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Ian Kinsler in a losing cause.

The battle of the bats favored Texas as they had 9 hits, while Baltimore only had 8.