Game Wrap - Seattle 2-1 Victors Over Angels
Seattle grabbed a 2-1 win over Los Angeles on Sunday, as Hisashi Iwakuma was credited with a win at Safeco Field.
Seattle was an underdog by +172 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 7.5.
Hisashi Iwakuma earned the victory for the Mariners, throwing 7 1/3 innings of work, striking out 7, walking 0, and allowing 5 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 1 RBI from Jesus Montero in the win.
Los Angeles' starting pitcher Jered Weaver worked 5 1/3 innings, giving up 8 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 3 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Chris Iannetta in a losing cause.
Seattle outhit their counterparts 9-6 in the game.
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 heads into a battle against Boston. Los Angeles, meanwhile, will have their next action against Oakland.