Jeremy Hellickson vs Brandon Morrow Tilt Ends in Toronto 2-1 Win
|Jeremy Hellickson vs Brandon Morrow Tilt Ends in Toronto 2-1 Win|
Toronto grabbed a 2-1 win over Tampa Bay on Friday, as Brandon Morrow was credited with a win at Rogers Centre.
Toronto won as a +103 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 8.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Brandon Morrow earned the victory for the Blue Jays, throwing 6 2/3 innings of work, striking out 5, walking 1, and allowing 8 hits and 1 earned run. That effort was supported by 1 RBI from Edwin Encarnacion in the win.
Tampa Bay got a 6-inning outing from Jeremy Hellickson in the loss. He gave up 2 earned runs, 1 walk and 4 hits in his time on the mound, while Jeff Keppinger had 3 hits in the loss for the Rays.
Tampa Bay outhit their counterparts 10-4 in the game.
The game was closed out by Casey Janssen who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 2 hits, 0 walks and fanned 1 batter to earn the save.