Brett Cecil Tagged With Loss in Blue Jays-Orioles Match
Baltimore didn’t allow Toronto to get untracked at the plate, mowing them down for a 2-0 shutout win and a trip to the pay window for bettors on Friday.
The Orioles were a +143 underdog in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 9.5.
Jeremy Guthrie earned the victory for the Orioles, throwing 7 innings of work, striking out 5, walking 3, and allowing 3 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 1 RBI from Nick Markakis in the win.
Toronto got a 7 2/3-inning outing from Brett Cecil in the loss. He gave up 1 earned run, 1 walk and 7 hits in his time on the mound, while Adam Lind had 2 hits in the loss for the Blue Jays.
The battle of the bats favored Baltimore as they had 7 hits, while Toronto only had 3.
Jim Johnson pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 0 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.