Seattle Downed 2-1 By Baltimore - Jamey Wright Takes Loss
Baltimore got 1 1/3 innings of work from Jim Johnson en route to a 2-1 victory over Seattle on Wednesday at Safeco Field.
Bettors who backed the Orioles were rewarded as +145 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 6.5.
Baltimore got 5 2/3 innings from Brian Matusz, who gave up 1 earned run on 4 hits, while striking out 3. Jim Johnson earned the victory, while the Orioles got 1 RBI from Adam Jones in the win.
Seattle got a 7-inning outing from Michael Pineda in the loss. He gave up 1 earned run, 1 walk and 6 hits in his time on the mound, while Ichiro Suzuki had 2 hits in the loss for the Mariners.
Baltimore outhit their counterparts 7-5 in the game.
Kevin Gregg pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.
Next game, Baltimore takes its act home to face Toronto looking for another win. For Seattle, they head home to face Tampa Bay.