Recap - Tampa Bay Defeats Minnesota 7-3
David Price reached double figures in strikeouts, fanning 12 Twins en route to a 7-3 win over Minnesota on Tuesday at Tropicana Field.
Tampa Bay was favored by -220 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 7.5.
David Price earned the victory for the Rays, throwing 9 innings of work, striking out 12, walking 1, and allowing 6 hits and 3 earned runs. That effort was supported by 3 RBIs from David DeJesus in the win.
Minnesota got a 3-inning outing from Kyle Gibson in the loss. He gave up 7 earned runs, 2 walks and 10 hits in his time on the mound, while Brian Dozier had 1 hit in the loss for the Twins.
The battle of the bats favored Tampa Bay as they had 12 hits, while Minnesota only had 6.