Mariners split series with Rangers

Adrian Beltre drove in three runs to help lead the Seattle Mariners to an 8-5 win over the Texas Rangers Thursday night and earned a split of the four-game series at Rangers Ballpark.

Seattle won the game as +130 underdogs, while the 13 runs made it OVER the posted over/under (12).

Beltre belted a two-run homer in this contest, while Ichiro Suzuki went 2-for-5 with one RBI and two runs scored for the Mariners. R.A. Dickey threw 7 2-3 innings for the win, giving up two runs off six hits.

Ramon Vazquez smacked a two-run homer and drove in all three runs for the Rangers. Matt Harrison gave up four earned runs off five hits over 4 2-3 innings in the loss.