Game Wrap - Tampa Bay 10-3 Victors Over Angels
Tampa Bay grabbed a 10-3 win over Los Angeles on Saturday, as Chris Archer was credited with a win at Tropicana Field.
Bettors who backed the Rays were rewarded as -113 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 7.5.
Tampa Bay got 6 innings from Chris Archer, who gave up 3 earned runs on 6 hits, while striking out 9. Chris Archer earned the victory, while the Rays got 2 RBIs from Evan Longoria in the win.
Los Angeles's starting pitcher C.J. Wilson worked 1 1/3 innings, giving up 6 hits and 6 earned runs while striking out 2 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Albert Pujols in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Tampa Bay as they had 16 hits, while Los Angeles only had 8.