Jake Buchanan Tagged With Loss in Rays-Astros Match
Jake Odorizzi led Tampa Bay to a shutout performance against Houston 8-0 on Saturday at Tropicana Field.
Tampa Bay was favored by -195 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 7.5.
Jake Odorizzi earned the victory for the Rays, throwing 7 1/3 innings of work, striking out 10, walking 2, and allowing 1 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 3 RBIs from James Loney in the win.
Houston's starting pitcher Jake Buchanan worked 4 1/3 innings, giving up 8 hits and 5 earned runs while striking out 0 in the loss. They got 1 hits from Jose Altuve in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Tampa Bay as they had 11 hits, while Houston only had 1.