Cleveland Downed 5-3 By Seattle - Joe Smith Takes Loss
Seattle used a 2-HR day from Michael Saunders on Monday at Safeco Field as the Mariners defeated Cleveland 5-3 in baseball action.
Seattle won as a -122 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 7.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Charlie Furbush earned the victory for the Mariners, throwing 2 innings of work, striking out 2, walking 0, and allowing 1 hit and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 4 RBIs from Michael Saunders in the win.
Cleveland's starting pitcher Ubaldo Jimenez worked 5 2/3 innings, giving up 6 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 0 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Jason Kipnis in a losing cause.
The game was closed out by Tom Wilhelmsen who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 2 hits, 1 walk and fanned 0 batters to earn the save.