Recap - Tampa Bay Defeats Miami 7-6
|Recap - Tampa Bay Defeats Miami 7-6|
Tampa Bay got 1 inning of work from Fernando Rodney en route to a 7-6 victory over Miami on Tuesday at Tropicana Field.
The Rays were a -255 favorite in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 7.5.
Fernando Rodney earned the victory for the Rays, throwing 1 inning of work, striking out 1, walking 0, and allowing 0 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Jose Lobaton in the win.
Miami's starting pitcher Kevin Slowey worked 5 1/3 innings, giving up 8 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 1 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Placido Polanco in a losing cause.
Tampa Bay outhit their counterparts 16-10 in the game.