Longoria powers Rays over Twins

Longoria powers Rays over Twins

Evan Longoria belted a three run homer to lift the Tampa Bay Rays to a 5-3 victory over the Minnesota Twins Friday night at Tropicana Field.

Tampa Bay won the game as -150 favorites, while the eight runs went UNDER the posted over/under (9).

Carl Crawford had two hits with three runs scored and one run batted in for the Rays. Josh Fields gave up seven hits and two runs over seven innings in the win.

Justin Morneau drove in one run and finished 2-for-4 at the plate. Scott Baker gave up seven hits and four runs over 5 2-3 innings on the mound.