Los Angeles vs Tampa Bay Final: 11-2 - Recap
Tampa Bay dropped a 11-2 decision at Angel Stadium on Monday as Los Angeles legged out a win behind winning pitcher Garrett Richards.
The Angels were a +121 underdog in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 8.5.
Garrett Richards earned the victory for the Angels, throwing 5 innings of work, striking out 6, walking 7, and allowing 2 hits and 1 earned run. That effort was supported by 4 RBIs from Erick Aybar in the win.
Tampa Bay got a 3 2/3-inning outing from Chris Archer in the loss. He gave up 5 earned runs, 1 walk and 9 hits in his time on the mound, while Ben Zobrist had 2 hits in the loss for the Rays.
The battle of the bats favored Los Angeles as they had 16 hits, while Tampa Bay only had 6.