Fausto Carmona Tagged With Loss in Rays-Blue Jays Match
Adam Lind swatted 2 round trippers and drove in 2 runs as his Blue Jays defeated Tampa Bay 6-2 at Tropicana Field.
Toronto was an underdog by +150 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 8.5.
J.A. Happ earned the victory for the Blue Jays, throwing 5 1/3 innings of work, striking out 5, walking 1, and allowing 5 hits and 2 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Adam Lind in the win.
Tampa Bay's starting pitcher Fausto Carmona worked 5 2/3 innings, giving up 7 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 3 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Evan Longoria in a losing cause.
Toronto outhit their counterparts 10-7 in the game.