Tampa Bay Tops Baltimore 8-1 - Recap

Tampa Bay Tops Baltimore 8-1 - Recap

Tampa Bay grabbed an 8-1 win over Baltimore on Sunday, as Jeremy Hellickson was credited with a win at Tropicana Field.

Tampa Bay was favored by -182 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 8.5.

Tampa Bay got 9 innings from Jeremy Hellickson, who gave up 1 earned run on 4 hits, while striking out 1. He earned the victory, while the Rays got 3 RBIs from Reid Brignac in the win.

Baltimore got a 5-inning outing from Jeremy Guthrie in the loss. He gave up 3 earned runs, 4 walks and 7 hits in his time on the mound, while Adam Jones had 2 hits in the loss for the Orioles.

Tampa Bay enjoyed an edge at the plate with an 8-4 advantage in hits.

Next game, Tampa Bay takes its act home to face Texas looking for another win. For Baltimore, they head on the road to face New York.