Alfredo Simon vs Ricky Romero Battle Sees Baltimore Fall 3-0
Baltimore couldn't get its offense rolling against Ricky Romero in a 3-0 loss to Toronto in baseball action on Wednesday.
Toronto was favored by -167 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 8.5.
Toronto got 8 1/3 innings from Ricky Romero, who gave up 0 earned runs on 4 hits, while striking out 9. He earned the victory, while the Blue Jays got 1 RBI from Eric Thames in the win.
Baltimore's starting pitcher Alfredo Simon worked 5 innings, giving up 7 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 7 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Adam Jones in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Toronto as they had 10 hits, while Baltimore only had 4.
Jon Rauch pitched the final 2/3 innings for the save. He struck out 0 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.