Texas Tops Oakland 9-4 - Recap
|Texas Tops Oakland 9-4 - Recap|
Texas got 5 innings of work from Justin Grimm en route to a 9-4 victory over Oakland on Wednesday at Rangers Ballpark.
Bettors who backed the Rangers were rewarded as +108 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 9.5.
Justin Grimm earned the victory for the Rangers, throwing 5 innings of work, striking out 3, walking 3, and allowing 3 hits and 3 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Ian Kinsler in the win.
Oakland got a 5 1/3-inning outing from Tom Milone in the loss. He gave up 6 earned runs, 1 walk and 8 hits in his time on the mound, while Chris Young had 2 hits in the loss for the Athletics.
Texas outhit their counterparts 14-6 in the game.