Los Angeles vs Tampa Bay Wrap - Los Angeles Wins 5-3
Los Angeles got 6 2/3 innings of work from Jered Weaver en route to a 5-3 victory over Tampa Bay on Tuesday at Tropicana Field.
The Angels were a -109 favorite in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 7.5.
Jered Weaver earned the victory for the Angels, throwing 6 2/3 innings of work, striking out 6, walking 3, and allowing 3 hits and 1 earned run. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Torii Hunter in the win.
Tampa Bay's starting pitcher Jeff Niemann worked 6 innings, giving up 9 hits and 5 earned runs while striking out 4 in the loss. They got 1 hit from Felipe Lopez in a losing cause.
Los Angeles enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 9-5 advantage in hits.
Jordan Walden pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.