Seattle Tops Houston 3-1 - Recap
Seattle moneyline bettors cashed on Thursday courtesy of a 3-1 win against the Houston Astros at Safeco Field.
Bettors who backed the Mariners were rewarded as -156 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 7.5.
Dominic Leone earned the victory for the Mariners, throwing 1 2/3 innings of work, striking out 2, walking 0, and allowing 1 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Michael Saunders in the win.
Houston's starting pitcher Jarred Cosart worked 6 1/3 innings, giving up 5 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 6 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Jose Altuve in a losing cause.
Seattle enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 6-4 advantage in hits.
F Rodney pitched the final 1 innings for the save. He struck out 0 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.