Rays outgun Athletics
Pat Burrell hit a three-run homer to lead the Tampa Bay Rays past the Oakland Athletics 8-6 on Tuesday night.
Tampa Bay won as -180 home favorites, while the game played OVER the 8.5-run total set by oddsmakers.
Jason Bartlett was 3-for-5 with two runs batted in for the Rays, as Wade Davis allowed four runs over five innings to pick up the win for Tampa Bay.
Cliff Pennington went 4-for-5 with a three-run blast and four RBIs for Oakland, while Ben Sheets was rocked for eight runs over four innings to take the loss for the Athletics.