Oakland vs Texas Recap - Athletics Over Rangers 12-1
Oakland went on a scoring spree on Wednesday at Globe Life Park, running up a 12-1 win against Texas and throwing fear into UNDER bettors in baseball betting action.
Bettors who backed the Athletics were rewarded as -108 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 8.5.
Oakland got 7 innings from Jesse Chavez, who gave up 0 earned runs on 1 hit, while striking out 8. He earned the victory, while the Athletics got 3 RBIs from Eric Sogard in the win.
Texas got a 3 1/3-inning outing from Robbie Ross in the loss. He gave up 6 earned runs, 1 walk and 11 hits in his time on the mound, while Dan Robertson had 1 hit in the loss for the Rangers.
The battle of the bats favored Oakland as they had 17 hits, while Texas only had 4.
Oakland heads into a battle against Boston. Texas, meanwhile, will have their next action against Los Angeles.