New York vs Tampa Bay Wrap - Tampa Bay Wins 5-2
Tampa Bay moneyline bettors cashed on Tuesday courtesy of a 5-2 win against the New York Yankees at Tropicana Field.
Tampa Bay was favored by -136 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 8.5.
Tampa Bay got 7 innings from Alex Cobb, who gave up 2 earned runs on 4 hits, while striking out 5. He earned the victory, while the Rays got 2 RBIs from B.J. Upton in the win.
New York got a 5 1/3-inning outing from Freddy Garcia in the loss. He gave up 5 earned runs, 4 walks and 5 hits in his time on the mound, while Derek Jeter had 2 hits in the loss for the Yankees.
The battle of the bats favored New York as they had 6 hits, while Tampa Bay only had 5.
The game was closed out by Fernando Rodney who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 1 hit, 0 walks and fanned 1 batter to earn the save.