Kansas City Falls 6-1 Against Seattle - Game Recap
Seattle grabbed a 6-1 win over Kansas City on Thursday, as Felix Hernandez was credited with a win at Kauffman Stadium.
Seattle won as a -128 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 9.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Felix Hernandez earned the victory for the Mariners, throwing 8 innings of work, striking out 3, walking 1, and allowing 8 hits and 1 earned run. That effort was supported by 4 RBIs from Jesus Montero in the win.
Kansas City's starting pitcher Will Smith worked 6 1/3 innings, giving up 8 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 5 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Eric Hosmer in a losing cause.
Seattle outhit their counterparts 11-8 in the game.
Next game, Seattle takes its act on the road to face Tampa Bay looking for another win. For Kansas City, they head home to face Minnesota.