Jeremy Guthrie vs Alex Cobb Tilt Ends in Tampa Bay 5-3 Win
Tampa Bay moneyline bettors cashed on Saturday courtesy of a 5-3 win against the Kansas City Royals at Tropicana Field.
Tampa Bay won as a -173 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 7.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Tampa Bay got 4 1/3 innings from Alex Cobb, who gave up 2 earned runs on 4 hits, while striking out 3. Alex Torres earned the victory, while the Rays got 2 RBIs from Luke Scott in the win.
Kansas City got a 7-inning outing from Jeremy Guthrie in the loss. He gave up 4 earned runs, 3 walks and 8 hits in his time on the mound, while Salvador Perez had 2 hits in the loss for the Royals.
Fernando Rodney pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 1 hit in his outing.