Toronto Tops Tampa Bay 8-7 - Recap
|Toronto Tops Tampa Bay 8-7 - Recap|
Tampa Bay dropped an 8-7 decision at Tropicana Field on Monday as Toronto legged out a win behind winning pitcher .
Toronto won as a +128 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 7.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
earned the victory for the Blue Jays, throwing innings of work, striking out , walking , and allowing hits and earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Colby Rasmus in the win.
Tampa Bay's starting pitcher Jeremy Hellickson worked 5 innings, giving up 6 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out in the loss. They got 3 hits from Kelly Johnson in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Toronto as they had 12 hits, while Tampa Bay only had 11.