Toronto vs Tampa Bay Wrap - Toronto Wins 3-1
Toronto moneyline bettors cashed on Tuesday courtesy of a 3-1 win against the Tampa Bay Rays at Tropicana Field.
Bettors who backed the Blue Jays were rewarded as +130 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 7.5.
Toronto got 8 innings from Ricky Romero, who gave up 1 earned run on 1 hit, while striking out 7. He earned the victory, while the Blue Jays got 1 RBI from Yunel Escobar in the win.
Tampa Bay's starting pitcher David Price worked 6 2/3 innings, giving up 5 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 6 in the loss. They got 1 hit from Desmond Jennings in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Toronto as they had 6 hits, while Tampa Bay only had 3.
The game was closed out by Jon Rauch who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 2 hits, 0 walks and fanned 0 batters to earn the save.