Texas Falls 5-4 Against Tampa Bay - Game Recap
Texas got a 2-HR day from Ian Kinsler on Wednesday at Tropicana Field but Tampa Bay still managed to defeat Texas 5-4 in baseball action.
Tampa Bay won as a -134 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 7.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Tampa Bay got 6 innings from David Price, who gave up 2 earned runs on 8 hits, while striking out 5. Jacob McGee earned the victory, while the Rays got 2 RBIs from Ben Zobrist in the win.
Texas' starting pitcher Derek Holland worked 6 2/3 innings, giving up 6 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 0 in the loss. They got 4 hits from Mike Napoli in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Texas as they had 12 hits, while Tampa Bay only had 7.
Tampa Bay looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Boston. Texas will aim to get back on the winning track vs Oakland.