Joe Blanton vs Felix Hernandez Tilt Ends in Seattle 3-2 Win
|Joe Blanton vs Felix Hernandez Tilt Ends in Seattle 3-2 Win|
Seattle grabbed a 3-2 win over Los Angeles on Saturday, as Felix Hernandez was credited with a win at Safeco Field.
Seattle won as a -154 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 7.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Felix Hernandez earned the victory for the Mariners, throwing 8 innings of work, striking out 7, walking 1, and allowing 5 hits and 1 earned run. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Jesus Montero in the win.
Los Angeles got a 6-inning outing from Joe Blanton in the loss. He gave up 3 earned runs, 4 walks and 9 hits in his time on the mound, while Peter Bourjos had 1 hit in the loss for the Angels.
Seattle outhit their counterparts 10-6 in the game.
Tom Wilhelmsen pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 1 hit in his outing.