Houston Falls 9-8 Against Seattle - Game Recap
Seattle got a 9-8 victory over Houston on Saturday, with Hisashi Iwakuma earning the victory and helping Mariners moneyline bettors cash out.
Seattle won as a -121 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 8.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Seattle got 6 2/3 innings from Hisashi Iwakuma, who gave up 4 earned runs on 6 hits, while striking out 3. He earned the victory, while the Mariners got 2 RBIs from Michael Saunders in the win.
Houston got a 6-inning outing from Dallas Keuchel in the loss. He gave up 4 earned runs, 3 walks and 4 hits in his time on the mound, while Marwin Gonzalez had 3 hits in the loss for the Astros.
The battle of the bats favored Houston as they had 11 hits, while Seattle only had 9.
Fernando Rodney pitched the final 1 1/3 innings for the save. He struck out 2 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.