Niemann, Rays surprise Blue Jays
|Niemann, Rays surprise Blue Jays|
Winning pitcher Jeff Niemann allowed one run over 7 1-3 innings to get the win, as the Tampa Bay Rays upset the Toronto Blue Jays 4-1 on Monday night.
Tampa Bay won as +165 road underdogs as the game played UNDER the 8.5-run total listed by sportsbooks.
Carl Crawford was 2-for-3 with a two-run shot for the Rays, who also got a homer from Pat Burrell in the payday.
Rod Barajas plated the only run for Toronto, while Roy Halladay gave up two runs over six innings to take the loss for the Blue Jays.