Tampa Bay Falls 10-7 to Baltimore - Recap
Tampa Bay dropped a 10-7 decision at Tropicana Field on Sunday as Baltimore legged out a win behind winning pitcher Chris Tillman.
Baltimore was an underdog by +124 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 7.5.
Baltimore got 6 innings from Chris Tillman, who gave up 2 earned runs on 4 hits, while striking out 5. He earned the victory, while the Orioles got 2 RBIs from Nick Markakis in the win.
Tampa Bay got a 5-inning outing from Matt Moore in the loss. He gave up 8 earned runs, 1 walk and 12 hits in his time on the mound, while Matthew Joyce had 2 hits in the loss for the Rays.
The battle of the bats favored Baltimore as they had 16 hits, while Tampa Bay only had 12.
Jim Johnson pitched the final 1/3 innings for the save. He struck out 0 and allowed 1 hit in his outing.
Next game, Baltimore takes its act home to face Los Angeles looking for another win. For Tampa Bay, they head home to face Boston.