Toronto Falls 4-1 Against Tampa Bay - Game Recap
Tampa Bay got a 4-1 victory over Toronto on Tuesday, with James Shields earning the victory and helping Rays moneyline bettors cash out.
Tampa Bay won as a -172 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 7.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
James Shields earned the victory for the Rays, throwing 8 innings of work, striking out 6, walking 1, and allowing 2 hits and 1 earned run. That effort was supported by 1 RBI from Ben Zobrist in the win.
Toronto got a 4 1/3-inning outing from J.A. Happ in the loss. He gave up 4 earned runs, 1 walk and 7 hits in his time on the mound, while Colby Rasmus had 2 hits in the loss for the Blue Jays.
The battle of the bats favored Tampa Bay as they had 9 hits, while Toronto only had 3.
Fernando Rodney pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 1 hit in his outing.