Cubs edge Mariners
The Chicago Cubs scored twice in the eighth-inning, and downed the Seattle Mariners 5-4 Thursday afternoon at Wrigley Field.
Chicago won the game as -145 favorites, while the nine runs fell UNDER the posted over/under (10.5).
Cesar Izturis drove in two runs, and finished 2-for-4 at the plate for the Cubs. Bob Howry pitched just over an inning of relief for the win.
Raul Ibanez was 1-for-4 with three RBI for the Mariners, and Brandon Morrow gave up two runs in relief to suffer the loss.