Drew Hutchison vs Alex Cobb Battle Sees Tampa Bay Fall 4-2
Tampa Bay dropped a 4-2 decision at Tropicana Field on Tuesday as Toronto legged out a win behind winning pitcher Drew Hutchison.
Toronto won as a +159 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 7.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Drew Hutchison earned the victory for the Blue Jays, throwing 5 1/3 innings of work, striking out 4, walking 3, and allowing 3 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 3 RBIs from Adam Lind in the win.
Tampa Bay's starting pitcher Alex Cobb worked 5 innings, giving up 5 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 3 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Matthew Joyce in a losing cause.
Tampa Bay outhit their counterparts 7-6 in the game.
Sergio Santos pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 3 and allowed 2 hits in his outing.