Ted Lilly vs Jason Vargas Battle Sees Los Angeles Fall 3-2
Los Angeles got 7 innings of work from Jason Vargas en route to a 3-2 victory over Los Angeles on Thursday at Angel Stadium.
The Angels were a -187 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 8.5.
Jason Vargas earned the victory for the Angels, throwing 7 innings of work, striking out 6, walking 2, and allowing 5 hits and 2 earned runs. That effort was supported by 1 RBI from Alberto Callaspo in the win.
Los Angeles' starting pitcher Ted Lilly worked 5 2/3 innings, giving up 5 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 3 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Ramon Hernandez in a losing cause.
Los Angeles outhit their counterparts 9-6 in the game.
Ernesto Frieri pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 2 and allowed 1 hit in his outing.
Los Angeles heads into a battle against Houston. Los Angeles, meanwhile, will have their next action against Colorado.