Cincinnati Downed 4-0 By Texas - Johnny Cueto Takes Loss
Texas got a shutout performance from its pitching staff en route to a 4-0 victory over Cincinnati on Friday at Rangers Ballpark.
Texas was favored by -114 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 9.5.
Texas got 6 2/3 innings from Martin Perez, who gave up 0 earned runs on 6 hits, while striking out 3. He earned the victory, while the Rangers got 1 RBI from Elvis Andrus in the win.
Cincinnati got a 1-inning outing from Johnny Cueto in the loss. He gave up 1 earned run, 0 walks and 2 hits in his time on the mound, while Brandon Phillips had 2 hits in the loss for the Reds.
Cincinnati enjoyed an edge at the plate with an 8-7 advantage in hits.