Rays fend off Twins
|Rays fend off Twins|
The Tampa Bay Rays ended a ninth-inning rally and defeated the Minnesota Twins 5-2 Saturday afternoon at Tropicana Field.
Tampa Bay won the game as -150 favorites, while the seven runs fell UNDER the posted over/under (9.5).
Carl Crawford went 3-for-4 at the plate with a solo home run and two RBIs to lead the Rays. David Price whiffed 11 batters over 5 2-3 innings to earn the win, and Randy Choate notched his second save.
Justin Morneau and Alexi Casilla drove in the runs for the Twins. Francisco Liriano suffered the loss, allowing seven hits and four runs over four innings on the mound.