Alex Cobb Earns Win in Tampa Bay vs Texas Game

Alex Cobb Earns Win in Tampa Bay vs Texas Game

Alex Cobb reached double figures in strikeouts, fanning 10 Rangers en route to a 6-2 win over Texas on Monday at Tropicana Field.

The Rays were a -130 favorite in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 7.5.

Alex Cobb earned the victory for the Rays, throwing 8 innings of work, striking out 10, walking 1, and allowing 6 hits and 2 earned runs. That effort was supported by 3 RBIs from Wil Myers in the win.

Texas' starting pitcher Matt Garza worked 4 1/3 innings, giving up 8 hits and 6 earned runs while striking out 3 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Ian Kinsler in a losing cause.

The battle of the bats favored Tampa Bay as they had 12 hits, while Texas only had 6.