Niemann, Rays hammer Blue Jays
|Niemann, Rays hammer Blue Jays|
Jeff Niemann tossed a two-hit shutout, as the Tampa Bay Rays cruised past the Toronto Blue Jays 9-0 on Tuesday night.
Tampa Bay won as -175 home favorites, while the game resulted in a PUSH on the 9-run total set by sportsbooks.
Carlos Pena was 2-for-3 with two homers and five runs batted in for the Rays, as Evan Longoria went 3-for-5 with two RBIs for Tampa Bay.
Brian Tallet was tagged for five runs over four innings to take the loss for Toronto, while Adam Lind and Mike McCoy had the hits for the Blue Jays.