Tampa Bay Rays vs Los Angeles Angels Wrap - Los Angeles Wins 5-3
Tampa Bay dropped a 5-3 decision at Tropicana Field on Friday as Los Angeles legged out a win behind winning pitcher Matt Shoemaker.
Los Angeles won as a -103 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 7.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Los Angeles got 5 innings from Matt Shoemaker, who gave up 2 earned runs on 8 hits, while striking out 1. Matt Shoemaker earned the victory, while the Angels got 2 RBIs from Mike Trout in the win.
Tampa Bay's starting pitcher Jeremy Hellickson worked 4 2/3 innings, giving up 6 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 4 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Evan Longoria in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Tampa Bay as they had 10 hits, while Los Angeles only had 12.
The game was closed out by H Street who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 2 hits, 1 walks and fanned 2 batters to earn the save.