Brett Cecil vs Matt Palmer Battle Sees Toronto Fall 6-5
|Brett Cecil vs Matt Palmer Battle Sees Toronto Fall 6-5|
The battle wasn't settled until inning No. 14 as Toronto was handed a 6-5 defeat against Los Angeles on Saturday at Angel Stadium.
Los Angeles was an underdog by -103 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 9.5.
Dan Haren earned the victory for the Angels, throwing 1 inning of work, striking out 1, walking 0, and allowing 0 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Maicer Izturis in the win.
Toronto got a 5-inning outing from Brett Cecil in the loss. He gave up 5 earned runs, 1 walk and 10 hits in his time on the mound, while John McDonald had 3 hits in the loss for the Blue Jays.
Los Angeles outhit their counterparts 16-13 in the game.