Toronto Drops Tampa Bay 9-6 - Match Report
Toronto grabbed a 9-6 win over Tampa Bay on Tuesday, as Mark Buehrle was credited with a win at Rogers Centre.
Bettors who backed the Blue Jays were rewarded as -107 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 8.5.
Toronto got 6 2/3 innings from Mark Buehrle, who gave up 3 earned runs on 8 hits, while striking out 3. Mark Buehrle earned the victory, while the Blue Jays got 2 RBIs from Adam Lind in the win.
Tampa Bay's starting pitcher Alex Cobb worked 5 innings, giving up 9 hits and 6 earned runs while striking out 7 in the loss. They got 2 hits from James Loney in a losing cause.
Toronto enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 13-12 advantage in hits.
Casey Janssen pitched the final 1 innings for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 1 hits in his outing.