Alex Cobb vs Blake Beavan Tilt Ends in Tampa Bay 4-1 Win
Tampa Bay got a 4-1 victory over Seattle on Monday, with Alex Cobb earning the victory and helping Rays moneyline bettors cash out.
The Rays were a -131 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 7.5.
Alex Cobb earned the victory for the Rays, throwing 7 innings of work, striking out 5, walking 2, and allowing 4 hits and 1 earned run. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from B.J. Upton in the win.
Seattle's starting pitcher Blake Beavan worked 6 innings, giving up 8 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 4 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Kyle Seager in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Tampa Bay as they had 10 hits, while Seattle only had 5.
Fernando Rodney pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 2 and allowed 1 hit in his outing.