Staying Loyal To Slumping Players Can Bury Your Fantasy Baseball TeamStaying loyal to slumping players may pan out better for real-life MLB managers than for fantasy owners, so think long and hard about keeping your favorite player in the lineup while he's going through an 0-for-28 slump at the plate. Those at-bats can really hurt your team down the stretch.
Deja Vu? Seattle Loses Another One In The 9thCarson Smith gave up a game-winning double to Johnny Giavotella in a 4-3 loss Wednesday, after the Mariners scratched across a run in the top half with pinch-hitter Dustin Ackley's sacrifice fly against Angels closer Huston Street.
Playoff Pinch Hits: It's Do Or Die For Tigers And Angels On SundayThe Detroit Tigers and Los Angeles Angels each find themselves in an 0-2 hole. Can either team recover?
Playoff Pinch Hits: Four American League Teams Left To Chase World SeriesIt's down to the Baltimore Orioles, Detroit Tigers, Kansas City Royals and Los Angeles Angels in the American League as the Division Series begin.
Mariners Get One Hit, Lose 5-0 To HalosC.J. Wilson and two relievers combined on a one-hitter, and the Angels clinched the AL West about an hour after their 5-0 victory over Seattle on Wednesday night.
Felix Masterful In 3-1 Win Over HalosRiding that fastball carrying a little more zip, Felix Hernandez took a shutout bid into the ninth inning as the Mariners beat the Los Angeles Angels 3-1 on Wednesday night.
Mariners Preview (4/2/14): Bats Look To Stay Hot For Opening SweepThe Seattle Mariners could pull off something they haven't done since June 11, 2006: sweep the Angels in Anaheim.
Miller Blasts Two HRs In M's 8-3 WinBrad Miller hit two homers, Erasmo Ramirez pitched seven innings of six-hit ball, and the Mariners beat Los Angeles 8-3 Tuesday night for their second win of the season.
Mariners Preview (4/1/14): Ramirez Looking To Carry Over Dominance From SpringErasmo Ramirez just saw what his offense is capable of after viewing a ten-run win against a good Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim pitching staff. Ramirez also has a lifetime 2.41 ERA in three starts over the American League West rival.
Wild Pitch Is All It Takes For Angels To Get Past SaundersMike Trout scored on Saunders' first wild pitch of the season, leading the Angels to a 1-0 victory over the Mariners on Wednesday night.