Game Wrap - Seattle 5-1 Victors Over Indians
Seattle grabbed a 5-1 win over Cleveland on Tuesday, as Felix Hernandez was credited with a win at Safeco Field.
Bettors who backed the Mariners were rewarded as -200 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 6.5.
Seattle got 7 2/3 innings from Felix Hernandez, who gave up 1 earned run on 7 hits, while striking out 5. He earned the victory, while the Mariners got 3 RBIs from Jesus Montero in the win.
Cleveland's starting pitcher Fausto Carmona worked 6 innings, giving up 3 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 2 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Jason Kipnis in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Cleveland as they had 8 hits, while Seattle only had 5.
Lucas Luetge pitched the final 1 1/3 innings for the save. He struck out 2 and allowed 1 hit in his outing.