St. Louis Falls 7-2 to Tampa Bay - Recap
Tampa Bay got a 7-2 victory over St. Louis on Tuesday, with Jake Odorizzi earning the victory and helping Rays moneyline bettors cash out.
Bettors who backed the Rays were rewarded as +139 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 7.
Jake Odorizzi earned the victory for the Rays, throwing 5 2/3 innings of work, striking out 8, walking 3, and allowing 5 hits and 2 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Yunel Escobar in the win.
St. Louis got a 4 2/3-inning outing from Adam Wainwright in the loss. He gave up 4 earned runs, 4 walks and 6 hits in his time on the mound, while Matt Carpenter had 2 hits in the loss for the Cardinals.