Seattle Oakland Game Ends in 7-3 Mariners Victory - Recap
Seattle got a 7-3 victory over Oakland on Friday, with Jason Vargas earning the victory and helping Mariners moneyline bettors cash out.
Bettors who backed the Mariners were rewarded as +141 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 6.5.
Seattle got 5 1/3 innings from Jason Vargas, who gave up 2 earned runs on 5 hits, while striking out 3. He earned the victory, while the Mariners got 2 RBIs from Chone Figgins in the win.
Oakland's starting pitcher Brandon McCarthy worked 5 innings, giving up 7 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 3 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Jemile Weeks in a losing cause.
Seattle outhit their counterparts 13-9 in the game.