Game Wrap - Seattle 8-7 Victors Over Twins
Jim Thome swatted 2 round trippers and drove in 4 runs but it wasn't enough as Mariners defeated Minnesotan 8-7 at Target Field.
Seattle won as a -104 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 7.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Seattle got 4 2/3 innings from Jason Vargas , who gave up 5 earned runs on 7 hits, while striking out 2. Jamey Wright earned the victory, while the Mariners got 2 RBIs from Jack Cust in the win.
Minnesota's starting pitcher Carl Pavano worked 7 innings, giving up 9 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 0 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Denard Span in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Seattle as they had 15 hits, while Minnesota only had 10.
Brandon League pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 0 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.