Cincinnati Falls 3-1 to Seattle - Recap
Seattle got a 3-1 victory over Cincinnati on Sunday, with Joe Saunders earning the victory and helping Mariners moneyline bettors cash out.
Bettors who backed the Mariners were rewarded as +168 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 8.5.
Seattle got 7 innings from Joe Saunders, who gave up 1 earned run on 6 hits, while striking out 2. He earned the victory, while the Mariners got 2 RBIs from Justin Smoak in the win.
Cincinnati's starting pitcher Bronson Arroyo worked 6 innings, giving up 5 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 6 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Chris Heisey in a losing cause.
Tom Wilhelmsen pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 0 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.
Seattle heads into a battle against Boston. Cincinnati, meanwhile, will have their next action against Milwaukee.