Jake Peavy vs Jeremy Hellickson Tilt Ends in Tampa Bay 4-3 Win
Tampa Bay got 1 inning of work from Jacob McGee en route to a 4-3 victory over Boston on Thursday at Tropicana Field.
Bettors who backed the Rays were rewarded as -106 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 8.5.
Jacob McGee earned the victory for the Rays, throwing 1 inning of work, striking out 2, walking 0, and allowing 0 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Wil Myers in the win.
Boston's starting pitcher Jake Peavy worked 6 innings, giving up 4 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 0 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Stephen Drew in a losing cause.
Fernando Rodney pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 0 and allowed 1 hit in his outing.
Tampa Bay looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Minnesota. Boston will aim to get back on the winning track vs New York.