Alex Cobb Earns Win in Tampa Bay vs Florida Game

Tampa Bay got 6 1/3 innings of work from Alex Cobb en route to a 7-4 victory over Florida on Saturday at Tropicana Field.

Bettors who backed the Rays were rewarded as -140 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 8.5.

Tampa Bay got 6 1/3 innings from Alex Cobb, who gave up 2 earned runs on 3 hits, while striking out 2. He earned the victory, while the Rays got 2 RBIs from Matthew Joyce in the win.

Florida got a 5-inning outing from Ricky Nolasco in the loss. He gave up 5 earned runs, 1 walk and 8 hits in his time on the mound, while Omar Infante had 2 hits in the loss for the Marlins.

The battle of the bats favored Tampa Bay as they had 8 hits, while Florida only had 5.