New York Falls 3-0 to Tampa Bay - Recap
Andy Pettitte struck out 10 Tampa Bay batters, but it wasn't enough as the Rays defeated New York 3-0 in MLB action Wednesday.
Bettors who backed the Rays were rewarded as -136 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 7.5.
Tampa Bay got 8 1/3 innings from Alex Cobb, who gave up 0 earned runs on 3 hits, while striking out 7. He earned the victory, while the Rays got 2 RBIs from Ben Zobrist in the win.
New York got a 6-inning outing from Andy Pettitte in the loss. He gave up 2 earned runs, 1 walk and 7 hits in his time on the mound, while Brett Gardner had 1 hit in the loss for the Yankees.
The battle of the bats favored Tampa Bay as they had 8 hits, while New York only had 4.
Fernando Rodney pitched the final 2/3 innings for the save. He struck out 0 and allowed 1 hit in his outing.
Tampa Bay heads into a battle against Chicago. New York, meanwhile, will have their next action against Toronto.