Recap - Tampa Bay Defeats Toronto 6-1
|Recap - Tampa Bay Defeats Toronto 6-1|
Evan Longoria swatted 2 round trippers and drove in 2 runs as his Rays defeated Toronto 6-1 at Rogers Centre.
The Rays were a -137 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 8.5.
Tampa Bay got 9 innings from James Shields, who gave up 1 earned run on 7 hits, while striking out 12. He earned the victory, while the Rays got 2 RBIs from Desmond Jennings in the win.
Toronto's starting pitcher Henderson Alvarez worked 6 innings, giving up 4 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 6 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Eric Thames in a losing cause.