Texas vs St. Louis Game Final 6-4 - Neal Cotts Earns Win
Texas moneyline bettors cashed on Friday courtesy of a 6-4 win against the St. Louis Cardinals at Busch Stadium.
Texas was favored by -107 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 8.5.
Texas got 7 innings from Derek Holland, who gave up 4 earned runs on 4 hits, while striking out 4. Neal Cotts earned the victory, while the Rangers got 3 RBIs from Nelson Cruz in the win.
St. Louis' starting pitcher Tyler Lyons worked 1 2/3 innings, giving up 3 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 2 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Allen Craig in a losing cause.
Texas outhit their counterparts 11-6 in the game.
Joe Nathan pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.