Neal Cotts Tagged With Loss in Rays-Rangers Match
Tampa Bay moneyline bettors cashed on Saturday courtesy of a 5-4 win against the Texas Rangers at Tropicana Field.
Tampa Bay was favored by -180 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 7.5.
Tampa Bay got 6 innings from David Price, who gave up 4 earned runs on 9 hits, while striking out 6. Brandon Gomes earned the victory, while the Rays got 2 RBIs from James Loney in the win.
Texas got a 6-inning outing from N Martinez in the loss. He gave up 3 earned runs, 3 walks and 4 hits in his time on the mound, while Elvis Andrus had 3 hits in the loss for the Rangers.
The battle of the bats favored Texas as they had 9 hits, while Tampa Bay only had 7.
Grant Balfour pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 0 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.