Los Angeles Falls 14-11 to Texas - Recap
Texas needed extra innings to claim victory on Tuesday, scoring late against Los Angeles for a 14-11 final at Rangers Ballpark.
Bettors who backed the Rangers were rewarded as -135 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 8.5.
Texas got 6 innings from Derek Holland, who gave up 4 earned runs on 8 hits, while striking out 6. Joe Nathan earned the victory, while the Rangers got 3 RBIs from Leonys Martin in the win.
Los Angeles' starting pitcher C.J. Wilson worked 4 innings, giving up 11 hits and 6 earned runs while striking out 0 in the loss. They got 4 hits from Mike Trout in a losing cause.
Texas enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 19-16 advantage in hits.