Recap - Tampa Bay Defeats Seattle 3-1
|Recap - Tampa Bay Defeats Seattle 3-1|
Tampa Bay moneyline bettors cashed on Tuesday courtesy of a 3-1 win against the Seattle Mariners at Tropicana Field.
Tampa Bay won as a -197 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 8.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Tampa Bay got 5 innings from Matt Moore, who gave up 1 earned run on 7 hits, while striking out 7. He earned the victory, while the Rays got 2 RBIs from Matthew Joyce in the win.
Seattle's starting pitcher Hector Noesi worked 5 2/3 innings, giving up 3 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 1 in the loss. They got 4 hits from Jesus Montero in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Seattle as they had 9 hits, while Tampa Bay only had 3.
The game was closed out by Fernando Rodney who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 0 hits, 0 walks and fanned 3 batters to earn the save.