Angels dump Mariners in opener

Angels dump Mariners in opener

Erick Aybar went 3-for-5 at the plate and drove in three runs to lead the LA Angels in a 8-3 victory over the Seattle Mariners Thursday night.

The Angels won the game as -160 favorites, and the 11 runs made it OVER the posted over/under (8.5) set by sportsbooks.

Joel Pineiro went seven innings for the win, allowing six hits and three runs as he improved to 10-6 overall.

Doug Fister gave up 12 hits and six runs over his 5 2-3 innings in the Mariners loss.