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Texas Drops Detroit 9-4 - Match Report

Texas grabbed a 9-4 win over Detroit on Sunday, as Rafael Montero was credited with a win at Globe Life Park in Arlington.

Texas won as a -200 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 11 were rewarded at the payout window.

Rafael Montero earned the victory for the Rangers, throwing 2.1 innings of work, striking out 1, walking 0, and allowing 2 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 3 RBIs from Willie Calhoun in the win.

Detroit got a 6-inning outing from Jordan Zimmermann in the loss. He gave up 4 earned runs, 1 walks and 6 hits in his time on the mound, while Miguel Cabrera had 2 hits in the loss for the Tigers.

The battle of the bats favored Detroit as they had 8 hits, while Texas only had 10.

Texas heads into a battle against Cleveland. Detroit, meanwhile, will have their next action against Chi White Sox.