St. Louis Downed 2-1 By Texas - Adam Wainwright Takes Loss
Texas got 1/3 innings of work from Robbie Ross en route to a 2-1 victory over St. Louis on Sunday at Busch Stadium.
Texas was an underdog by +175 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 7.5.
Robbie Ross earned the victory for the Rangers, throwing 1/3 innings of work, striking out 0, walking 0, and allowing 0 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 1 RBI from Ian Kinsler in the win.
St. Louis' starting pitcher Adam Wainwright worked 6 2/3 innings, giving up 6 hits and 1 earned run while striking out 6 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Matt Carpenter in a losing cause.
Joe Nathan pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 0 and allowed 2 hits in his outing.
Texas looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against New York. St. Louis will aim to get back on the winning track at Houston.