Recap - Arizona Defeats Tampa Bay 9-8
Arizona moneyline bettors cashed on Wednesday courtesy of a 9-8 win against the Tampa Bay Rays at Chase Field.
Arizona was an underdog by +116 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 8.5.
J.J. Putz earned the victory for the Diamondbacks, throwing 1 inning of work, striking out 0, walking 0, and allowing 1 hit and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 4 RBIs from Martin Prado in the win.
Tampa Bay's starting pitcher Chris Archer worked 1 2/3 innings, giving up 2 hits and 1 earned run while striking out 2 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Matthew Joyce in a losing cause.
Tampa Bay outhit their counterparts 16-12 in the game.
Brad Ziegler pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 0 and allowed 1 hit in his outing.
Next game, Arizona takes its act home to face New York looking for another win. For Tampa Bay, they head on the road to face Los Angeles.