Recap - Tampa Bay Defeats Arizona 5-2
|Recap - Tampa Bay Defeats Arizona 5-2|
Tampa Bay grabbed a 5-2 win over Arizona on Tuesday, as Fausto Carmona was credited with a win at Tropicana Field.
Tampa Bay won as a -165 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 8.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Tampa Bay got 9 innings from Fausto Carmona, who gave up 2 earned runs on 5 hits, while striking out 6. He earned the victory, while the Rays got 2 RBIs from Ben Zobrist in the win.
Arizona's starting pitcher Ian Kennedy worked 5 innings, giving up 6 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 7 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Aaron Hill in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Tampa Bay as they had 10 hits, while Arizona only had 5.