St. Petersburg, FL (Sports Network) - Ryan Roberts' go-ahead two-run single
was part of a four-run seventh inning that lifted the Tampa Rays to a 6-3 win
over the San Diego Padres in the opener of a three-game interleague set.
Matt Joyce tallied two hits and scored twice for Tampa Bay, which plated six
Starter Alex Cobb struck out 13 batters, but lasted just 4 2/3 innings after
surrendering three runs on five hits and two walks. Jake McGee (1-2) tossed a
scoreless seventh to pick up the win.
Will Venable and Carlos Quentin smacked solo homers for the Padres, who had
their four-game winning streak snapped.
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