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Texas Drops Chicago 6-5 - Match Report

Texas used a 2-HR day from Nomar Mazara on Saturday at Globe Life Park in Arlington as the Rangers defeated Chicago 6-5 in baseball action.

Bettors who backed the Rangers were rewarded as -184 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 10.5.

Lance Lynn earned the victory for the Rangers, throwing 7 innings of work, striking out 6, walking 1, and allowing 6 hits and 5 earned runs. That effort was supported by 3 RBIs from Nomar Mazara in the win.

Chicago got a 0.1-inning outing from Evan Marshall in the loss. He gave up 2 earned runs, 1 walks and 4 hits in his time on the mound, while Tim Anderson had 3 hits in the loss for the White Sox.

The battle of the bats favored Texas as they had 14 hits, while Chicago only had 7.

The game was closed out by Chris Martin who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 1 hits, 0 walks and fanned 1 batters to earn the save.