Seattle Tops Toronto 4-1 - Recap
Toronto struck out 13 times against Hisashi Iwakuma in losing 4-1 to Seattle on Monday at Safeco Field.
Bettors who backed the Mariners were rewarded as -110 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 7.5.
Hisashi Iwakuma earned the victory for the Mariners, throwing 8 innings of work, striking out 13, walking 3, and allowing 4 hits and 1 earned run. That effort was supported by 1 RBI from Michael Saunders in the win.
Toronto got a 6-inning outing from Ricky Romero in the loss. He gave up 3 earned runs, 2 walks and 8 hits in his time on the mound, while Rajai Davis had 1 hit in the loss for the Blue Jays.
Seattle outhit their counterparts 8-4 in the game.
Lucas Luetge pitched the final 1/3 innings for the save. He struck out 0 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.