Tampa Bay Drops Toronto 6-4 - Match Report
Jose Bautista swatted 2 round trippers and drove in 2 runs but it wasn't enough as Rays defeated Toronto 6-4 at Rogers Centre.
The Rays were a -128 favorite in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 7.5.
David Price earned the victory for the Rays, throwing 8 innings of work, striking out 5, walking 2, and allowing 8 hits and 4 earned runs. That effort was supported by 3 RBIs from Johnny Damon in the win.
Toronto's starting pitcher Brandon Morrow worked 5 1/3 innings, giving up 3 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 10 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Jose Bautista in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Toronto as they had 9 hits, while Tampa Bay only had 6.
Kyle Farnsworth pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 0 and allowed 1 hit in his outing.