Tampa Bay Tops New York 11-5 - Recap
Tampa Bay grabbed a 11-5 win over New York on Friday, as Jacob McGee was credited with a win at Tropicana Field.
Bettors who backed the Rays were rewarded as -109 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 7.5.
Jacob McGee earned the victory for the Rays, throwing 1 1/3 innings of work, striking out 0, walking 0, and allowing 2 hits and 1 earned run. That effort was supported by 4 RBIs from James Loney in the win.
New York's starting pitcher Hiroki Kuroda worked 5 2/3 innings, giving up 7 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 1 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Jacoby Ellsbury in a losing cause.
Tampa Bay outhit their counterparts 16-8 in the game.