Game Wrap - Seattle 2-0 Victors Over Athletics
Seattle got a shutout performance from its pitching staff en route to a 2-0 victory over Oakland on Monday at O.co Coliseum.
The Mariners were a +106 underdog in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 6.5.
Felix Hernandez earned the victory for the Mariners, throwing 7 2/3 innings of work, striking out 8, walking 1, and allowing 3 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Franklin Gutierrez in the win.
Oakland's starting pitcher Brett Anderson worked 7 innings, giving up 4 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 6 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Seth Smith in a losing cause.
Seattle enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 5-3 advantage in hits.
The game was closed out by Tom Wilhelmsen who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 0 hits, 1 walk and fanned 0 batters to earn the save.