Eric Stults vs Fausto Carmona Tilt Ends in Tampa Bay 4-2 Win
Tampa Bay grabbed a 4-2 win over San Diego on Sunday, as Fausto Carmona was credited with a win at Tropicana Field.
Tampa Bay won as a -150 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 8.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Tampa Bay got 6 innings from Fausto Carmona, who gave up 2 earned runs on 5 hits, while striking out 4. He earned the victory, while the Rays got 1 RBI from James Loney in the win.
San Diego's starting pitcher Eric Stults worked 5 1/3 innings, giving up 5 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 2 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Yonder Alonso in a losing cause.
Tampa Bay outhit their counterparts 7-6 in the game.
The game was closed out by Fernando Rodney who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 0 hits, 1 walk and fanned 2 batters to earn the save.
Next game, Tampa Bay takes its act home to face Boston looking for another win. For San Diego, they head on the road to face Baltimore.