Seattle Tops Oakland 5-3 - Recap
Oakland dropped a 5-3 decision at O.co Coliseum on Wednesday as Seattle legged out a win behind winning pitcher Hisashi Iwakuma.
Bettors who backed the Mariners were rewarded as +132 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 7.5.
Seattle got 7 innings from Hisashi Iwakuma, who gave up 3 earned runs on 7 hits, while striking out 4. He earned the victory, while the Mariners got 3 RBIs from Brendan Ryan in the win.
Oakland got a 6-inning outing from A.J. Griffin in the loss. He gave up 4 earned runs, 4 walks and 5 hits in his time on the mound, while Yoenis Cespedes had 2 hits in the loss for the Athletics.
Danny Farquhar pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 3 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.
Seattle heads into a battle against Los Angeles. Oakland, meanwhile, will have their next action against Baltimore.