Oakland Falls 3-2 to Seattle - Recap
Oakland dropped a 3-2 decision at O.co Coliseum on Friday as Seattle legged out a win behind winning pitcher Joe Saunders.
Seattle was an underdog by +165 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 7.5.
Seattle got 7 innings from Joe Saunders, who gave up 1 earned run on 5 hits, while striking out 4. He earned the victory, while the Mariners got 1 RBI from Raul Ibanez in the win.
Oakland's starting pitcher Tom Milone worked 6 2/3 innings, giving up 5 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 4 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Chris Young in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Seattle as they had 10 hits, while Oakland only had 7.
Oliver Perez pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 1 hit in his outing.