Matt Garza Earns Win in Texas vs New York Game
Texas got a 3-1 victory over New York on Wednesday, with Matt Garza earning the victory and helping Rangers moneyline bettors cash out.
Texas won as a -167 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 8.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Texas got 7 1/3 innings from Matt Garza, who gave up 0 earned runs on 5 hits, while striking out 5. He earned the victory, while the Rangers got 2 RBIs from A.J. Pierzynski in the win.
New York got a 6-inning outing from Andy Pettitte in the loss. He gave up 2 earned runs, 1 walk and 8 hits in his time on the mound, while Brett Gardner had 2 hits in the loss for the Yankees.
The battle of the bats favored Texas as they had 9 hits, while New York only had 6.
The game was closed out by Joe Nathan who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 1 hit, 0 walks and fanned 0 batters to earn the save.