Arizona vs Texas Wrap - Texas Wins 7-1
Yu Darvish reached double figures in strikeouts, fanning 14 Diamondbacks en route to a 7-1 win over Arizona on Thursday at Rangers Ballpark.
Bettors who backed the Rangers were rewarded as -250 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 8.5.
Texas got 7 innings from Yu Darvish, who gave up 0 earned runs on 5 hits, while striking out 14. He earned the victory, while the Rangers got 3 RBIs from A.J. Pierzynski in the win.
Arizona's starting pitcher Zeke Spruill worked 4 innings, giving up 7 hits and 5 earned runs while striking out 3 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Cody Ross in a losing cause.
Texas outhit their counterparts 11-8 in the game.
Next game, Texas takes its act on the road to face Oakland looking for another win. For Arizona, they head on the road to face Boston.