Mariners Drop 6th Straight, 3-2 To Playoff-Hopeful AstrosMariners reliever Danny Farquhar didn't miss by much, but it was more than enough for Chris Carter.
Beware Players That Switch Leagues At The Trade DeadlineEvery year it happens: Big-league trades send hitters and pitchers from the National League to the American League—and vice versa. This isn't always a good thing, though, as pitchers have a hard time adjusting going from the NL to the AL, while hitters have a hard time adjusting going from the AL to the NL.
Mariners Not Doing Anything Right, Lose 10-3 To AstrosFour of the Houston Astros' seven wins in 2013 have come at the Seattle Mariners' expense. And during the Mariners' 1-5 road trip, they were outscored 36-8 in the five loses.