Tampa Bay vs Minnesota Recap - Rays Over Twins 7-3
|Tampa Bay vs Minnesota Recap - Rays Over Twins 7-3|
Minnesota lost in extra innings on Sunday, falling 7-3 to Tampa Bay in 10 innings.
The Rays were a -125 favorite in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 8.5.
Kyle Farnsworth earned the victory for the Rays, throwing 1 inning of work, striking out 0, walking 0, and allowing 1 hit and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Jeff Keppinger in the win.
Minnesota's starting pitcher Scott Diamond worked 7 innings, giving up 8 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 0 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Justin Morneau in a losing cause.
Tampa Bay enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 12-7 advantage in hits.
Fernando Rodney pitched the final 1/3 innings for the save. He struck out 0 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.
Tampa Bay looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Seattle. Minnesota will aim to get back on the winning track vs Detroit.