mlb Game Recap
Tampa Bay vs Baltimore Game Final 9-2 - Josh Fleming Earns Win
Brandon Lowe swatted 2 round trippers and drove in 3 runs as his Rays defeated Baltimore 9-2 at Tropicana Field.
Tampa Bay won as a -245 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 8.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Josh Fleming earned the victory for the Rays, throwing 5.2 innings of work, striking out 2, walking 1, and allowing 6 hits and 2 earned runs. That effort was supported by 3 RBIs from Brandon Lowe in the win.
Baltimore's starting pitcher Fernando Abad worked 2 innings, giving up 3 hits and 1 earned runs while striking out 1 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Jorge Mateo in a losing cause.
Tampa Bay enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 12-7 advantage in hits.