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Robinson Cano had two hits and an RBI and Dustin Ackley’s had a three-run double among his two hits, as a Seattle Mariners split-squad beat the Colorado Rockies 8-1 Monday.
The leadoff position has been an issue with the club ever since Ichiro Suzuki was dealt to New York in 2012.
Jason A. Churchill writes that the Seattle Mariners need a high-quality starting pitcher, regardless of Hisashi Iwakuma’s injury situation.
Hisashi Iwakuma pitched eight scoreless innings in Seattle’s 6-0 win against Kansas City on Wednesday, eliminating the Royals from the playoff hunt.
Alex Gordon threw out a runner at the plate in the 10th and scored on Salvador Perez’s two-out double in the 12th to lift the Kansas City Royals over Seattle 6-5 on Monday night.
The Seattle Mariners haven’t had much of a problem getting runners into scoring position. Getting them home has been a disaster.
The Mariners took two of three in Arlington last week and look to Joe Saunders on Monday to repeat the success.
Oakland’s Josh Donaldson and Nate Freiman each hit home runs in the first inning as the A’s scored four times. It all went downhill from there in a 7-4 loss to the Seattle Mariners on Tuesday night.
Throwing caution to the wind, Kyle Seager took a pitch that was nearly in the dirt down the right field line for a game-winning RBI double in the Mariners’ 4-3 win over the Rangers on Saturday.