Doug Fister Tagged With Loss in Mariners-Indians Match
Seattle dropped a 2-1 decision at Safeco Field on Saturday as Cleveland legged out a win behind winning pitcher Justin Masterson.
The Indians were a +101 underdog in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 7.5.
Justin Masterson earned the victory for the Indians, throwing 6 1/3 innings of work, striking out 9, walking 1, and allowing 4 hits and 1 earned run. That effort was supported by 1 RBI from Orlando Cabrera in the win.
Seattle's starting pitcher Doug Fister worked 6 innings, giving up 6 hits and 1 earned run while striking out 3 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Chone Figgins in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Cleveland as they had 7 hits, while Seattle only had 6.
Chris Perez pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 2 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.