Brandon League Tagged With Loss in Mariners-Indians Match
Felix Hernandez struck out 12 Cleveland batters, but it wasn't enough as the Indians defeated Seattle 2-1 in MLB action Thursday.
Cleveland won as a +140 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 7.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Cleveland got 8 innings from Josh Tomlin, who gave up 1 earned run on 5 hits, while striking out 7. He earned the victory, while the Indians got 2 RBIs from Jack Hannahan in the win.
Seattle got an 8-inning outing from Felix Hernandez in the loss. He gave up 0 earned runs, 1 walk and 5 hits in his time on the mound, while Michael Saunders had 2 hits in the loss for the Mariners.
The battle of the bats favored Cleveland as they had 7 hits, while Seattle only had 5.
Chris Perez pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.
Next game, Cleveland takes its act on the road to face Oakland looking for another win. For Seattle, they head home to face Chicago.