Will Smith replaced Danny Duffy in the fourth inning and had a career-high eight strikeouts in a dominant relief performance, helping Kansas City beat the Seattle Mariners 3-1 on Monday.
Leonys Martin homered and drove in a career-high four runs as the Texas Rangers roughed up Felix Hernandez and romped past the Seattle Mariners 12-4 Thursday.
The Mariners will look to the King to prevent a six-game losing streak and a second consecutive sweep.
Felix Hernandez will try to keep the good times rolling for the Seattle Mariners Friday in the opener of a three-game series versus the LA Angels of Anaheim at Safeco Field.
Josh Johnson believed the mechanical changes he was attempting to make would finally lead to a successful outing and an end to his lengthy losing streak for the Toronto right-hander.
The Red Sox lost their third straight game Monday night — matching their season high — in an 11-4 defeat to the Seattle Mariners.
Raul Ibanez homered for the fourth time in four games, but Seattle missed a couple of late chances and lost to Pittsburgh 4-2 Wednesday. The Pirates won their season-high sixth in a row.
When staff members at 1090 The Fan try and get creative with a Felix Hernandez-inspired video, things go south…literally.
Felix Hernandez had a three-run lead before he threw his first pitch, and Seattle’s ace was up 8-1 after three innings. King Felix and the Mariners still managed to lose to the Los Angeles Angels, and Seattle’s rocky season just might have reached a new low.
Chris Stewart had a tiebreaking RBI single in the ninth inning and David Phelps matched efforts with Felix Hernandez for six innings to help the New York Yankees beat the Seattle Mariners 2-1 on Sunday.