Detroit Downed 1-0 By Tampa Bay - David Price Takes Loss
Detroit was unable to break through against the Tampa Bay pitching staff, losing 1-0 on Thursday at Tropicana Field.
Bettors who backed the Rays were rewarded as -116 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 6.5.
Tampa Bay got 7 innings from Alex Cobb, who gave up 0 earned runs on 2 hits, while striking out 6. Alex Cobb earned the victory, while the Rays got 1 RBIs from Brandon Guyer in the win.
Detroit got a 8-inning outing from David Price in the loss. He gave up 0 earned runs, 0 walks and 1 hits in his time on the mound, while Eugenio Suarez had 2 hits in the loss for the Tigers.
Detroit enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 4-1 advantage in hits.
McGee Jake pitched the final 1 innings for the save. He struck out 0 and allowed 1 hits in his outing.
Tampa Bay heads into a battle against Toronto. Detroit, meanwhile, will have their next action against Minnesota.