Mariners Lose To Diamondbacks
Cruz’s catch with the bases loaded and two outs in the first inning ended the only offensive threat
The Tigers scored nine runs combined in the sixth and seventh to turn a 5-3 deficit into a 12-5 win.
Iwakuma will make the start tonight in homestand opener vs. Detroit.
Montgomery put together another fine start, allowing six hits and one run in 5-2 innings while pitching the Mariners past the Oakland Athletics 2-1 Sunday.
Seattle Mariners starter Hisashi Iwakuma will be shut down for up to two weeks in his recovery from a right latissimus muscle injury
In this week’s episode of The OFP Report, Jason A. Churchill, Alex Carson and Steve Silver discuss the Seattle Mariners’ rotation with Roenis Elias replacing Hisashi Iwakuma, the signing of Carlos Quentin, if and when Jesus Montero could get time in the big leagues, plus Man In The Box, Player of The Week and The T-Bag Segment, taking your questions.
It has taken more than a decade for the Seattle Mariners to put together the middle-lineup strength that is has shown this early season. Now, after a 7-5 loss to Houston Monday and a 5-8 start, the concern that shifted.
Hisashi Iwakuma is looking to bounce back from a sub par outing last week.
The Mariners will partake in their first Interleague game of the young 2015 season Monday as they visit Dodger Stadium for a three-game series. Both Seattle and Los Angeles stand at 3-3 entering Monday’s game.