Boston vs Seattle Wrap - Seattle Wins 5-4
|Boston vs Seattle Wrap - Seattle Wins 5-4|
Boston dropped a 5-4 decision at Safeco Field on Saturday as Seattle legged out a win behind winning pitcher Felix Hernandez.
The Mariners were a +130 underdog in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 6.5.
Seattle got 7 innings from Felix Hernandez, who gave up 4 earned runs on 9 hits, while striking out 2. He earned the victory, while the Mariners got 2 RBIs from Mike Carp in the win.
Boston got a 5-inning outing from Josh Beckett in the loss. He gave up 5 earned runs, 1 walk and 8 hits in his time on the mound, while Jacoby Ellsbury had 2 hits in the loss for the Red Sox.
The battle of the bats favored Boston as they had 10 hits, while Seattle only had 9.
The game was closed out by Brandon League who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 0 hits, 0 walks and fanned 2 batters to earn the save.