Tampa Bay vs Chicago Final: 2-1 - Recap
|Tampa Bay vs Chicago Final: 2-1 - Recap|
Tampa Bay grabbed a 2-1 win over Chicago on Tuesday, as James Shields was credited with a win at Tropicana Field.
Tampa Bay was favored by -107 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 7.5.
Tampa Bay got 9 innings from James Shields, who gave up 1 earned run on 4 hits, while striking out 9. He earned the victory, while the Rays got 1 RBI from Sean Rodriguez in the win.
Chicago got a 7-inning outing from John Danks in the loss. He gave up 2 earned runs, 0 walks and 7 hits in his time on the mound, while Juan Pierre had 1 hit in the loss for the White Sox.
The battle of the bats favored Tampa Bay as they had 7 hits, while Chicago only had 4.