Minnesota Falls 5-4 Against Texas - Game Recap
Texas grabbed a 5-4 win over Minnesota on Thursday, as Alexi Ogando was credited with a win at Target Field.
Texas won as a +115 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 8.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Texas got 5 2/3 innings from Nick Martinez, who gave up 4 earned runs on 9 hits, while striking out 2. Alexi Ogando earned the victory, while the Rangers got 3 RBIs from Shin-Soo Choo in the win.
Minnesota got a 5 1/3-inning outing from Samuel Deduno in the loss. He gave up 4 earned runs, 1 walks and 9 hits in his time on the mound, while O Arcia had 3 hits in the loss for the Twins.
Texas outhit their counterparts 12-11 in the game.
The game was closed out by Joakim Soria who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 1 hits, 0 walks and fanned 1 batters to earn the save.
Texas looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Washington. Minnesota will aim to get back on the winning track at New York.