Rays knock off Twins

Rays knock off Twins

Scott Kazmir tossed six shutout innings on Saturday afternoon as the Tampa Bay Rays topped the Minnesota Twins by a score of 7-2.

The Rays got the victory as -154 home favorites in this contest, while the combined score went OVER the day's posted total (8).

Kazmir gave up six hits and fanned five in his start for Tampa Bay.

Twins starter Kevin Slowey allowed five earned runs on nine hits over just 4 1-3 innings, striking out three.

Fernando Perez and Cliff Floyd both homered in the win for the Rays. Denard Span and Alexi Casilla picked up the RBI for the Twins.