Ervin Santana vs Hisashi Iwakuma Battle Sees Kansas City Fall 6-0
Mike Zunino swatted 2 round trippers and drove in 2 runs as his Mariners defeated Kansas City 6-0 at Safeco Field.
The Mariners were a -118 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 6.5.
Hisashi Iwakuma earned the victory for the Mariners, throwing 8 innings of work, striking out 9, walking 1, and allowing 4 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Kyle Seager in the win.
Kansas City's starting pitcher Ervin Santana worked 6 innings, giving up 5 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 2 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Alex Gordon in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Seattle as they had 8 hits, while Kansas City only had 5.
Seattle heads into a battle against Oakland. Kansas City, meanwhile, will have their next action against Chicago.