Alex Cobb Earns Win in Tampa Bay vs Seattle Game
Tampa Bay moneyline bettors cashed on Thursday courtesy of a 7-1 win against the Seattle Mariners at Tropicana Field.
The Rays were a -205 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 8.5.
Tampa Bay got 5 innings from Alex Cobb, who gave up 1 earned run on 3 hits, while striking out 6. He earned the victory, while the Rays got 4 RBIs from Wil Myers in the win.
Seattle's starting pitcher Joe Saunders worked 4 1/3 innings, giving up 7 hits and 5 earned runs while striking out 0 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Raul Ibanez in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Tampa Bay as they had 11 hits, while Seattle only had 5.
Tampa Bay looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Toronto. Seattle will aim to get back on the winning track at Texas.