Game Wrap - Tampa Bay 5-1 Victors Over Yankees
Tampa Bay got a 5-1 victory over New York on Thursday, with Jeff Niemann earning the victory and helping Rays moneyline bettors cash out.
Tampa Bay won as a +170 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 9.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Tampa Bay got 7 1/3 innings from Jeff Niemann, who gave up 1 earned run on 6 hits, while striking out 4. He earned the victory, while the Rays got 3 RBIs from B.J. Upton in the win.
New York's starting pitcher Bartolo Colon worked 5 2/3 innings, giving up 10 hits and 5 earned runs while striking out 1 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Robinson Cano in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Tampa Bay as they had 12 hits, while New York only had 6.