Texas Falls 3-1 to Seattle - Recap
Seattle got 6 2/3 innings of work from Hisashi Iwakuma en route to a 3-1 victory over Texas on Friday at Safeco Field.
Seattle was an underdog by +132 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 6.5.
Hisashi Iwakuma earned the victory for the Mariners, throwing 6 2/3 innings of work, striking out 6, walking 1, and allowing 3 hits and 1 earned run. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Kyle Seager in the win.
Texas' starting pitcher Yu Darvish worked 6 innings, giving up 3 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 8 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Ian Kinsler in a losing cause.
Seattle enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 7-6 advantage in hits.
The game was closed out by Tom Wilhelmsen who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 0 hits, 0 walks and fanned 0 batters to earn the save.