Rays scorch A’s for sweep

Rays scorch A’s for sweep

Evan Longoria and Carlos Pena went deep with two RBIs apiece Wednesday, leading the Tampa Bay Rays to a 10-3 rout of the Oakland A’s and a sweep of the two-game set.

Tampa Bay won the game as -155 favorites, and the 13 runs sailed OVER the posted over/under (8.5) set by sportsbooks.

James Shields fanned 12 batters over seven innings for the win, allowing six hits and one earned run.

Dallas Braden was rocked for six earned runs off eight hits in four innings in the loss.