Neil Wagner Tagged With Loss in Blue Jays-Rangers Match
Texas got 1 inning of work from Neal Cotts en route to a 6-4 victory over Toronto on Sunday at Rogers Centre.
Texas was an underdog by +128 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 9.5.
Texas got 5 2/3 innings from Justin Grimm, who gave up 4 earned runs on 5 hits, while striking out 6. Neal Cotts earned the victory, while the Rangers got 2 RBIs from Nelson Cruz in the win.
Toronto got a 5-inning outing from Josh Johnson in the loss. He gave up 3 earned runs, 4 walks and 5 hits in his time on the mound, while Jose Bautista had 3 hits in the loss for the Blue Jays.
Texas outhit their counterparts 9-6 in the game.
Joe Nathan pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.
Next game, Texas takes its act home to face Cleveland looking for another win. For Toronto, they head on the road to face Chicago.