San Francisco Tampa Bay Game Ends in 2-1 Rays Victory - Recap
|San Francisco Tampa Bay Game Ends in 2-1 Rays Victory - Recap|
Tampa Bay needed extra innings to claim victory on Saturday, scoring late against San Francisco for a 2-1 final at Tropicana Field.
Bettors who backed the Rays were rewarded as -240 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 7.5.
Tampa Bay got 9 innings from David Price, who gave up 1 earned run on 5 hits, while striking out 5. Fernando Rodney earned the victory, while the Rays got 1 RBI from Ben Zobrist in the win.
San Francisco's starting pitcher Tim Lincecum worked 7 innings, giving up 6 hits and 1 earned run while striking out 0 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Jeff Francoeur in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Tampa Bay as they had 9 hits, while San Francisco only had 7.