The Angels dropped their fifth consecutive recreation on Saturday, however this one was positively their worst of the skid. The Rays defeated the Halos, 13-3.
Satirically, the Angels had been really main this recreation early on. After an RBI double from Shohei Ohtani within the third inning, LA led the sport 3-2. From the fourth inning on, it was all Tampa Bay.
A four-run inning from the Rays is what started to place the sport out of attain. With two on and two out, Alex Cobb was one out away from escaping the inning with the lead. Tampa Bay then strung collectively back-to-back hits to herald three runs. A wild pitch from Cobb introduced within the fourth run of the inning, giving the Rays a 6-3 lead.
That may be it for Cobb, who was pulled after 4 innings. For the sport, he allowed six runs on six hits and had solely three strikeouts.
Relieving Cobb was Jose Quintana, who’s experimenting being a reliever after being activated from the Injured Listing final week. He gave the Angels two innings out of the bullpen, however he allowed two runs on 4 hits.
Issues obtained even worse after that, as Jose Quijada allowed 5 runs within the seventh inning. He was solely capable of file one out earlier than being pulled. In whole, the Rays scored 13 runs on 15 hits for the afternoon.
- After diving at third base within the seventh inning, Anthony Rendon was faraway from the sport. Fortunately it was only a precautionary measure and he’s not damage. For those who bear in mind, Rendon missed time earlier within the season attributable to the same play.
- The Angels are actually 4 video games beneath .500 and 11.5 video games out of first place. They’re 9 video games again of the Wild Card.