Baltimore Tops Texas 7-1 - Recap

Steven Pearce swatted 2 round trippers and drove in 4 runs as his Orioles defeated Texas 7-1 at Camden Yards.

Bettors who backed the Orioles were rewarded as -135 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 9.

Ubaldo Jimenez earned the victory for the Orioles, throwing 8 innings of work, striking out 7, walking 1, and allowing 4 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 4 RBIs from Steven Pearce in the win.

Texas got a 5-inning outing from Joe Saunders in the loss. He gave up 7 earned runs, 2 walks and 9 hits in his time on the mound, while Elvis Andrus had 1 hits in the loss for the Rangers.

The battle of the bats favored Baltimore as they had 10 hits, while Texas only had 4.