Kevin Correia vs Hisashi Iwakuma Tilt Ends in Seattle 8-2 Win
|Kevin Correia vs Hisashi Iwakuma Tilt Ends in Seattle 8-2 Win|
Minnesota dropped an 8-2 decision at Safeco Field on Thursday as Seattle legged out a win behind winning pitcher Hisashi Iwakuma.
Bettors who backed the Mariners were rewarded as -188 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 7.5.
Hisashi Iwakuma earned the victory for the Mariners, throwing 6 innings of work, striking out 9, walking 1, and allowing 4 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 3 RBIs from Nick Franklin in the win.
Minnesota got a 1 2/3-inning outing from Kevin Correia in the loss. He gave up 6 earned runs, 1 walk and 7 hits in his time on the mound, while Chris Herrmann had 2 hits in the loss for the Twins.
Seattle outhit their counterparts 11-8 in the game.