Texas Tops Seattle 4-3 - Recap
|Texas Tops Seattle 4-3 - Recap|
The battle wasn't settled until inning No. 10 as Seattle was handed a 4-3 defeat against Texas on Tuesday at Safeco Field.
The Rangers were a -132 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 7.5.
Texas got 6 innings from Derek Holland, who gave up 3 earned runs on 6 hits, while striking out 5. Tanner Scheppers earned the victory, while the Rangers got 1 RBI from Elvis Andrus in the win.
Seattle got a 6-inning outing from Hisashi Iwakuma in the loss. He gave up 3 earned runs, 1 walk and 7 hits in his time on the mound, while Dustin Ackley had 3 hits in the loss for the Mariners.
Texas enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 10-9 advantage in hits.
Joe Nathan pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 1 hit in his outing.