Seattle Drops Texas 8-6 - Match Report
Seattle got 2/3 innings of work from Lucas Luetge en route to an 8-6 victory over Texas on Saturday at Rangers Ballpark.
Seattle won as a +162 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 9.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Seattle got 5 2/3 innings from Jason Vargas, who gave up 4 earned runs on 6 hits, while striking out 4. Lucas Luetge earned the victory, while the Mariners got 3 RBIs from Michael Saunders in the win.
Texas' starting pitcher Scott Feldman worked 2 2/3 innings, giving up 7 hits and 6 earned runs while striking out 2 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Nelson Cruz in a losing cause.
Seattle enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 11-10 advantage in hits.
The game was closed out by Tom Wilhelmsen who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 1 hit, 0 walks and fanned 1 batter to earn the save.