Baltimore Falls 8-4 to Tampa Bay - Recap
|Baltimore Falls 8-4 to Tampa Bay - Recap|
Tampa Bay got 6 innings of work from Matt Moore en route to an 8-4 victory over Baltimore on Sunday at Tropicana Field.
Tampa Bay won as a -162 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 7.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Matt Moore earned the victory for the Rays, throwing 6 innings of work, striking out 4, walking 3, and allowing 7 hits and 1 earned run. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from B.J. Upton in the win.
Baltimore's starting pitcher Jake Arrieta worked 4 2/3 innings, giving up 2 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 3 in the loss. They got 3 hits from J.J. Hardy in a losing cause.
Baltimore enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 12-6 advantage in hits.
Next game, Tampa Bay takes its act on the road to face New York looking for another win. For Baltimore, they head on the road to face Boston.