Texas Tops Kansas City 3-1 - Recap
Texas moneyline bettors cashed on Saturday courtesy of a 3-1 win against the Kansas City Royals at Kauffman Stadium.
Texas won as a -104 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 7.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Texas got 8 innings from Matt Garza, who gave up 1 earned run on 5 hits, while striking out 5. He earned the victory, while the Rangers got 1 RBI from Elvis Andrus in the win.
Kansas City's starting pitcher Jeremy Guthrie worked 6 innings, giving up 7 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 1 in the loss. They got 1 hit from Emilio Bonifacio in a losing cause.
Texas outhit their counterparts 8-5 in the game.
Joe Nathan pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 2 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.