A’s top Mariners to avoid sweep

A’s top Mariners to avoid sweep

Mark Ellis drove in three runs with a pair of doubles Wednesday, as the Oakland A’s defeated the Seattle Mariners 5-1 at Safeco Field.

The A’s won the series finale as -126 favorites, while the six runs went UNDER the posted over/under (7.5) set by sportsbooks.

Dallas Braden allowed four hits and one run in a complete-game victory for the A’s.

Luke French suffered the loss for the Mariners, giving up seven hits and four runs over six innings.