Baltimore Downed 4-1 By Tampa Bay - Chris Tillman Takes Loss
Tampa Bay used a 3-HR day from Evan Longoria on Wednesday at Tropicana Field as the Rays defeated Baltimore 4-1 in baseball action.
Tampa Bay won as a +101 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 7.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Jeremy Hellickson earned the victory for the Rays, throwing 5 1/3 innings of work, striking out 6, walking 1, and allowing 1 hit and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 3 RBIs from Evan Longoria in the win.
Baltimore's starting pitcher Chris Tillman worked 5 innings, giving up 4 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 5 in the loss. They got 1 hit from J.J. Hardy in a losing cause.
Tampa Bay outhit their counterparts 6-3 in the game.
Fernando Rodney pitched the final 1/3 innings for the save. He struck out 0 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.