Kansas City vs Seattle Wrap - Seattle Wins 7-6
Seattle moneyline bettors cashed on Sunday courtesy of a 7-6 win against the Kansas City Royals at Safeco Field.
The Mariners were a -190 favorite in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 6.5.
Seattle got 7 innings from Felix Hernandez, who gave up 2 earned runs on 5 hits, while striking out 6. Oliver Perez earned the victory, while the Mariners got 2 RBIs from Kyle Seager in the win.
Kansas City's starting pitcher Will Smith worked 6 innings, giving up 7 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 0 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Alcides Escobar in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Seattle as they had 12 hits, while Kansas City only had 10.
The game was closed out by Tom Wilhelmsen who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 1 hit, 1 walk and fanned 1 batter to earn the save.
Seattle looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Toronto. Kansas City will aim to get back on the winning track vs Cleveland.