Rays even series with Mets
James Shields combined on a four-hitter in helping the Tampa Bay Rays defeat the New York Mets 3-1 Saturday, and evened the three-game series at Citi Field.
Tampa Bay won the game as +105 underdogs, and the team's played UNDER the posted over/under (7.5).
Carlos Pena went deep in the win for the Rays, and J.P. Howell pitched a scoreless ninth for his fourth save.
Omir Santos drove in the lone run for the Mets. Johan Santan gave up three hits and two runs over 7 1-3 innings in defeat.