Texas vs Tampa Bay Wrap - Texas Wins 7-1
Texas got 5 innings of work from Alexi Ogando en route to a 7-1 victory over Tampa Bay on Tuesday at Tropicana Field.
Bettors who backed the Rangers were rewarded as +113 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 7.5.
Texas got 5 innings from Alexi Ogando, who gave up 1 earned run on 2 hits, while striking out 4. He earned the victory, while the Rangers got 3 RBIs from Ian Kinsler in the win.
Tampa Bay's starting pitcher Jeremy Hellickson worked 2 2/3 innings, giving up 4 hits and 1 earned run while striking out 1 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Wil Myers in a losing cause.
Texas outhit their counterparts 10-4 in the game.