Game Wrap - Seattle 1-0 Victors Over Royals
Kansas City was unable to break through against the Seattle pitching staff, losing 1-0 on Thursday at Safeco Field.
Seattle won as a -122 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 6.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Seattle got 8 innings from Hisashi Iwakuma, who gave up 0 earned runs on 4 hits, while striking out 7. He earned the victory, while the Mariners got 1 RBI from Corey Hart in the win.
Kansas City's starting pitcher Danny Duffy worked 6 innings, giving up 2 hits and 1 earned run while striking out 4 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Eric Hosmer in a losing cause.
Kansas City enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 4-2 advantage in hits.
The game was closed out by Fernando Rodney who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 0 hits, 2 walks and fanned 1 batter to earn the save.