Scott Diamond vs Jason Vargas Battle Sees Minnesota Fall 3-2
|Scott Diamond vs Jason Vargas Battle Sees Minnesota Fall 3-2|
Seattle got a 3-2 victory over Minnesota on Saturday, with Tom Wilhelmsen earning the victory and helping Mariners moneyline bettors cash out.
Bettors who backed the Mariners were rewarded as -114 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 7.5.
Seattle got 6 2/3 innings from Jason Vargas, who gave up 2 earned runs on 8 hits, while striking out 2. Tom Wilhelmsen earned the victory, while the Mariners got 1 RBI from Dustin Ackley in the win.
Minnesota's starting pitcher Scott Diamond worked 6 2/3 innings, giving up 9 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 0 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Matt Carson in a losing cause.
Seattle outhit their counterparts 12-9 in the game.