Tampa Bay Drops Toronto 7-1 - Match Report
Toronto dropped a 7-1 decision at Tropicana Field on Thursday as Tampa Bay legged out a win behind winning pitcher Matt Moore.
The Rays were a -190 favorite in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 7.5.
Tampa Bay got 6 innings from Matt Moore, who gave up 1 earned run on 2 hits, while striking out 6. He earned the victory, while the Rays got 3 RBIs from Jose Lobaton in the win.
Toronto's starting pitcher Henderson Alvarez worked 4 2/3 innings, giving up 11 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 2 in the loss. They got 1 hit from Rajai Davis in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Tampa Bay as they had 13 hits, while Toronto only had 3.
Tampa Bay looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Minnesota. Toronto will aim to get back on the winning track vs New York.