The Seattle Mariners have reached the midway point in the 2014 season. That means it’s time for report cards.
The Cleveland Indians visit Safeco Field for a three-game weekend series against the Seattle Mariners.
Seattle saw its five-game winning streak snapped, but was nearly able to keep it going despite Iwakuma’s struggles
Kyle Seager had an RBI double in the first inning and hit a three-run homer in the fifth off Boston starter Jake Peavy as the Mariners won their fifth straight, 8-2 over the Red Sox on Tuesday night.
Morrison went 4 for 4, including two long home runs, in Seattle’s fourth straight win
The Seattle Mariners start a two-game series in San Diego Wednesday looking for the season sweep against their ‘natural rival.’
Learning that Padres Hall of Famer Tony Gwynn had died completely changed Chris Young’s outlook on pitching against his former team. “I think any fun about pitching against them disappeared this morning with the news of Tony passing,” the Mariners’ right-hander said after Seattle’s 5-1 win over San Diego on Monday night.
The San Diego Padres visit Safeco Field for a short two-game stanza
Kyle Seager had four hits and three RBIs for Seattle; Dustin Ackley and Brad Miller also drove in a run
Seattle lost consecutive games for the first time since late May and the news didn’t get any better postgame