Rays split with Mariners
The Tampa Bay Rays earned a split of a short two-game with a 5-4 win over the Seattle Mariners Wednesday night at Tropicana Field.
Tampa Bay won the game as -180 favorites, and the nine runs made it OVER the posted over/under (8.5).
B.J. Upton went 2-for-3 at the plate with three RBIs for the Rays. Russ Springer picked up the win in relief, and Randy Choate closed out the game with his fifth save.
Mark Lowe allowed two runs in relief and was tagged with the loss.