Oakland Downed 7-2 By Tampa Bay - Tyson Ross Takes Loss
David Price struck out 12 batters as Tampa Bay defeated Oakland 7-2 in baseball wagering action Friday at Tropicana Field.
Tampa Bay was favored by -183 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 7.5.
Tampa Bay got 8 innings from David Price, who gave up 1 earned run on 3 hits, while striking out 12. He earned the victory, while the Rays got 2 RBIs from B.J. Upton in the win.
Oakland's starting pitcher Tyson Ross worked 3 1/3 innings, giving up 9 hits and 7 earned runs while striking out 2 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Jonny Gomes in a losing cause.
Tampa Bay outhit their counterparts 9-5 in the game.
Joel Peralta pitched the final 1/3 innings for the save. He struck out 0 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.