Ross Wolf vs Miguel Gonzalez Tilt Ends in Baltimore 3-1 Win
|Ross Wolf vs Miguel Gonzalez Tilt Ends in Baltimore 3-1 Win|
Texas dropped a 3-1 decision at Camden Yards on Thursday as Baltimore legged out a win behind winning pitcher Miguel Gonzalez.
Baltimore was favored by -144 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 9.5.
Miguel Gonzalez earned the victory for the Orioles, throwing 6 2/3 innings of work, striking out 4, walking 2, and allowing 4 hits and 1 earned run. That effort was supported by 1 RBI from Nate McLouth in the win.
Texas' starting pitcher Ross Wolf worked 6 innings, giving up 3 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 3 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Mitch Moreland in a losing cause.
Texas enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 7-6 advantage in hits.
The game was closed out by Jim Johnson who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 2 hits, 0 walks and fanned 0 batters to earn the save.
Next game, Baltimore takes its act home to face Toronto looking for another win. For Texas, they head on the road to face Detroit.