Tampa Bay Tops Toronto 4-3 - Recap
Tampa Bay got a 4-3 victory over Toronto on Saturday, with Jeremy Hellickson earning the victory and helping Rays moneyline bettors cash out.
Tampa Bay was favored by -107 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 9.5.
Jeremy Hellickson earned the victory for the Rays, throwing 5 innings of work, striking out 3, walking 3, and allowing 5 hits and 2 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Wil Myers in the win.
Toronto's starting pitcher Mark Buehrle worked 7 innings, giving up 10 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 5 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Jose Reyes in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Tampa Bay as they had 12 hits, while Toronto only had 6.
Fernando Rodney pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 1 hit in his outing.