Houston Falls 3-1 to Seattle - Recap
Seattle grabbed a 3-1 win over Houston on Saturday, as Joe Saunders was credited with a win at Minute Maid Park.
Seattle was an underdog by +111 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 9.5.
Joe Saunders earned the victory for the Mariners, throwing 5 1/3 innings of work, striking out 2, walking 3, and allowing 6 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 1 RBI from Kendry Morales in the win.
Houston's starting pitcher Dallas Keuchel worked 7 innings, giving up 4 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 8 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Matt Dominguez in a losing cause.
Houston outhit their counterparts 8-6 in the game.
Danny Farquhar pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 2 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.