Game Wrap - Tampa Bay 5-1 Victors Over Royals
Tampa Bay got a 5-1 victory over Kansas City on Monday, with Jeremy Hellickson earning the victory and helping Rays moneyline bettors cash out.
The Rays were a -170 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 7.5.
Tampa Bay got 7 innings from Jeremy Hellickson, who gave up 1 earned run on 6 hits, while striking out 6. He earned the victory, while the Rays got 1 RBI from Desmond Jennings in the win.
Kansas City got a 3 2/3-inning outing from Will Smith in the loss. He gave up 4 earned runs, 2 walks and 8 hits in his time on the mound, while Alex Gordon had 2 hits in the loss for the Royals.
The battle of the bats favored Tampa Bay as they had 11 hits, while Kansas City only had 7.