Carroll Scott Tagged With Loss in Mariners-White Sox Match
It wasn't going to be a low-scoring affair and Seattle made sure they came out on the winning end on Thursday, grabbing a 13-3 victory over Chicago at Safeco Field.
Bettors who backed the Mariners were rewarded as -185 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 7.5.
Seattle got 5 2/3 innings from Roenis Elias, who gave up 2 earned runs on 2 hits, while striking out 5. Roenis Elias earned the victory, while the Mariners got 4 RBIs from Dustin Ackley in the win.
Chicago's starting pitcher Carroll Scott worked 5 innings, giving up 7 hits and 7 earned runs while striking out 3 in the loss. They got 1 hits from Alexei Ramirez in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Seattle as they had 12 hits, while Chicago only had 5.