Miguel Gonzalez vs James Shields Battle Sees Tampa Bay Fall 1-0
Baltimore shook off a 15-strikeout performance by James Shields and still managed to post a 1-0 victory over the Rays on Tuesday at Tropicana Field.
The Orioles were a +133 underdog in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 7.5.
Baltimore got 6 1/3 innings from Miguel Gonzalez, who gave up 0 earned runs on 2 hits, while striking out 7. He earned the victory, while the Orioles got 1 RBI from Chris Davis in the win.
Tampa Bay's starting pitcher James Shields worked 9 innings, giving up 2 hits and 1 earned run while striking out 15 in the loss. They got 1 hit from Evan Longoria in a losing cause.
Jim Johnson pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 0 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.