Texas vs New York Recap - Rangers Over Yankees 8-5
|Texas vs New York Recap - Rangers Over Yankees 8-5|
Texas got an 8-5 victory over New York on Wednesday, with Justin Grimm earning the victory and helping Rangers moneyline bettors cash out.
Texas was an underdog by +119 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 9.5.
Texas got 5 innings from Justin Grimm, who gave up 3 earned runs on 6 hits, while striking out 4. He earned the victory, while the Rangers got 2 RBIs from Nelson Cruz in the win.
New York's starting pitcher Andy Pettitte worked 6 innings, giving up 6 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 6 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Ichiro Suzuki in a losing cause.
Texas enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 13-10 advantage in hits.
Joe Nathan pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.