Tampa Bay vs Toronto Final: 3-1 - Recap
|Tampa Bay vs Toronto Final: 3-1 - Recap|
David Price struck out 10 batters as Tampa Bay defeated Toronto 3-1 in baseball wagering action Thursday at Tropicana Field.
Bettors who backed the Rays were rewarded as -178 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 7.5.
David Price earned the victory for the Rays, throwing 8 2/3 innings of work, striking out 10, walking 0, and allowing 4 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 1 RBI from Johnny Damon in the win.
Toronto's starting pitcher Kyle Drabek worked 5 2/3 innings, giving up 6 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 3 in the loss. They got 1 hit from Yunel Escobar in a losing cause.
Tampa Bay outhit their counterparts 7-5 in the game.
Kyle Farnsworth pitched the final 1/3 innings for the save. He struck out 0 and allowed 1 hit in his outing.
Tampa Bay heads into a battle against Baltimore. Toronto, meanwhile, will have their next action against Detroit.