Los Angeles Falls 5-2 to Texas - Recap
Texas moneyline bettors cashed on Monday courtesy of a 5-2 win against the Los Angeles Angels at Angel Stadium.
Texas was an underdog by +100 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 8.5.
Texas got 6 1/3 innings from Martin Perez, who gave up 2 earned runs on 4 hits, while striking out 7. He earned the victory, while the Rangers got 2 RBIs from Elvis Andrus in the win.
Los Angeles got a 5 1/3-inning outing from Jerome Williams in the loss. He gave up 5 earned runs, 3 walks and 6 hits in his time on the mound, while Mike Trout had 1 hit in the loss for the Angels.
Texas outhit their counterparts 7-5 in the game.
The game was closed out by Joe Nathan who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 0 hits, 1 walk and fanned 1 batter to earn the save.