Paxton (5-1) gave up three hits through the seventh. Ahead 6-0, he was chased in Oakland’s three-run eighth, and the A’s nearly got even in a harried ninth
Ackley had three hits and scored three runs, Seattle’s bullpen was sharp for the second straight day and the Mariners beat Boston 8-6 on Sunday for the Red Sox’s eighth straight loss.
The Mariners gave Hisashi Iwakuma an early lead and the pitcher took it from there
Austin Jackson went 3 for 4 with a career-high four RBIs
Hernandez (12-3) went eight innings, allowed one run, struck out eight and walked one in the Mariners 4-2 victory over the Atlanta Braves Tuesday
Do closer celebrations bother you? Here is a list of some of my favorite closer celebrations to help you decide whether they are awesome or down right classless.
Lloyd McClendon tried to get a five-out save from All-Star closer Fernando Rodney, but that plan didn’t work
Robinson Cano and the rest of the position players appearing at the 2014 All-Star game will face some of the best pitching in recent years.
Chalk up another Mariners player heading to the Midsummer Classic: Closer Fernando Rodney will replace David Price of the Tampa Bay Rays on the American League’s active roster for the 85th All-Star Game on Tuesday.
The Seattle Mariners have reached the midway point in the 2014 season. That means it’s time for report cards.