Jesse Chavez Tagged With Loss in Mariners-Athletics Match

Jesse Chavez Tagged With Loss in Mariners-Athletics Match

Seattle grabbed a 6-2 win over Oakland on Saturday, as Hisashi Iwakuma was credited with a win at Safeco Field.

Bettors who backed the Mariners were rewarded as -108 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 7.

Hisashi Iwakuma earned the victory for the Mariners, throwing 8 2/3 innings of work, striking out 8, walking 0, and allowing 5 hits and 2 earned runs. That effort was supported by 3 RBIs from Robinson Cano in the win.

Oakland got a 5 2/3-inning outing from Jesse Chavez in the loss. He gave up 3 earned runs, 2 walks and 10 hits in his time on the mound, while Stephen Vogt had 1 hits in the loss for the Athletics.

The battle of the bats favored Seattle as they had 14 hits, while Oakland only had 5.