Los Angeles Tops Tampa Bay 8-5 - Recap
Los Angeles got 6 innings of work from Ervin Santana en route to an 8-5 victory over Tampa Bay on Friday at Tropicana Field.
Los Angeles was an underdog by +150 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 7.5.
Ervin Santana earned the victory for the Angels, throwing 6 innings of work, striking out 5, walking 2, and allowing 4 hits and 1 earned run. That effort was supported by 4 RBIs from Mark Trumbo in the win.
Tampa Bay's starting pitcher David Price worked 4 1/3 innings, giving up 12 hits and 5 earned runs while striking out 4 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Casey Kotchman in a losing cause.
Los Angeles outhit their counterparts 17-7 in the game.
Jordan Walden pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 1 hit in his outing.