Baltimore vs Toronto Game Final 10-8 - Chris Tillman Earns Win
|Baltimore vs Toronto Game Final 10-8 - Chris Tillman Earns Win|
Nelson Cruz swatted 2 round trippers and drove in 5 runs as his Orioles defeated Toronto 10-8 at Rogers Centre.
Bettors who backed the Orioles were rewarded as +106 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 8.5.
Chris Tillman earned the victory for the Orioles, throwing 5 2/3 innings of work, striking out 7, walking 2, and allowing 9 hits and 7 earned runs. That effort was supported by 5 RBIs from Nelson Cruz in the win.
Toronto's starting pitcher Dustin McGowan worked 4 innings, giving up 5 hits and 6 earned runs while striking out 0 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Melky Cabrera in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Toronto as they had 16 hits, while Baltimore only had 12.
The game was closed out by Tommy Hunter who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 3 hits, 0 walks and fanned 1 batter to earn the save.