Toronto Drops Tampa Bay 3-0 - Match Report
Toronto used a 2-HR day from Jose Bautista on Wednesday at Tropicana Field as the Blue Jays defeated Tampa Bay 3-0 in baseball action.
Toronto was an underdog by +142 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 7.5.
Mark Buehrle earned the victory for the Blue Jays, throwing 8 2/3 innings of work, striking out 11, walking 1, and allowing 4 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Jose Bautista in the win.
Tampa Bay's starting pitcher Matt Moore worked 5 2/3 innings, giving up 6 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 4 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Logan Forsythe in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Toronto as they had 9 hits, while Tampa Bay only had 4.
The game was closed out by Brett Cecil who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 0 hits, 0 walks and fanned 1 batter to earn the save.