Chicago vs Seattle Final: 5-3 - Recap
|Chicago vs Seattle Final: 5-3 - Recap|
Chicago scored 2 runs in the 11 to edge Seattle 5-3 on Saturday at Safeco Field.
The Cubs were a -101 underdog in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 7.5.
Carlos Villanueva earned the victory for the Cubs, throwing 1 inning of work, striking out 1, walking 0, and allowing 0 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 3 RBIs from Alfonso Soriano in the win.
Seattle's starting pitcher Aaron Harang worked 8 innings, giving up 5 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 2 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Kendry Morales in a losing cause.
Blake Parker pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.