Texas Falls 5-2 to Tampa Bay - Recap
|Texas Falls 5-2 to Tampa Bay - Recap|
Tampa Bay moneyline bettors cashed on Monday courtesy of a 5-2 win against the Texas Rangers at Rangers Ballpark.
The Rays were a -114 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 7.5.
David Price earned the victory for the Rays, throwing 9 innings of work, striking out 4, walking 1, and allowing 7 hits and 2 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Evan Longoria in the win.
Texas' starting pitcher Martin Perez worked 5 1/3 innings, giving up 4 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 5 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Ian Kinsler in a losing cause.