Oakland Falls 3-1 Against Seattle - Game Recap
Seattle needed extra innings to claim victory on Wednesday, scoring late against Oakland for a 3-1 final at Tokyo Dome.
Seattle won as a -131 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 7.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Tom Wilhelmsen earned the victory for the Mariners, throwing 2 innings of work, striking out 2, walking 0, and allowing 0 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Dustin Ackley in the win.
Oakland got a 7-inning outing from Brandon McCarthy in the loss. He gave up 1 earned run, 0 walks and 6 hits in his time on the mound, while Cliff Pennington had 2 hits in the loss for the Athletics.
The battle of the bats favored Seattle as they had 9 hits, while Oakland only had 6.
The game was closed out by Brandon League who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 1 hit, 0 walks and fanned 2 batters to earn the save.