Baltimore Drops Texas 3-1 - Match Report
Baltimore got 6 1/3 innings of work from Wei-Yin Chen en route to a 3-1 victory over Texas on Friday at Rangers Ballpark.
Baltimore won as a +131 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 9.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Baltimore got 6 1/3 innings from Wei-Yin Chen, who gave up 1 earned run on 8 hits, while striking out 3. He earned the victory, while the Orioles got 1 RBI from Nate McLouth in the win.
Texas got an 8-inning outing from Derek Holland in the loss. He gave up 3 earned runs, 2 walks and 6 hits in his time on the mound, while Ian Kinsler had 2 hits in the loss for the Rangers.
The battle of the bats favored Texas as they had 9 hits, while Baltimore only had 6.
Jim Johnson pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 1 hit in his outing.