Recap - Texas Defeats Oakland 8-3
|Recap - Texas Defeats Oakland 8-3|
Oakland dropped an 8-3 decision at O.co Coliseum on Friday as Texas legged out a win behind winning pitcher Jason Frasor.
Texas was an underdog by +112 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 7.5.
Texas got 4 innings from Alexi Ogando, who gave up 3 earned runs on 4 hits, while striking out 1. Jason Frasor earned the victory, while the Rangers got 3 RBIs from A.J. Pierzynski in the win.
Oakland got a 3 2/3-inning outing from Tom Milone in the loss. He gave up 6 earned runs, 0 walks and 9 hits in his time on the mound, while Brandon Moss had 2 hits in the loss for the Athletics.
Texas outhit their counterparts 12-7 in the game.