Seattle vs Minnesota Final: 6-2 - Recap
|Seattle vs Minnesota Final: 6-2 - Recap|
Seattle grabbed a 6-2 win over Minnesota on Sunday, as Felix Hernandez was credited with a win at Target Field.
Seattle was favored by -141 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 7.5.
Felix Hernandez earned the victory for the Mariners, throwing 8 innings of work, striking out 5, walking 1, and allowing 7 hits and 2 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Michael Saunders in the win.
Minnesota's starting pitcher Ricky Nolasco worked 5 innings, giving up 6 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 3 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Trevor Plouffe in a losing cause.
Seattle outhit their counterparts 11-8 in the game.
Seattle looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Texas. Minnesota will aim to get back on the winning track at San Diego.