The rust is starting to come off for Paxton, and the rest of the American League might want to take note
The Mariners gave Hisashi Iwakuma an early lead and the pitcher took it from there
The Seattle Mariners are making their case for a post-season run
Felix Hernandez has set the pace for a pitching staff that’s on a record pace not seen from an American League team in 40 years and is the reason that Seattle is playing meaningful baseball in August for the first time in seven years.
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
The Seattle Mariners received good news on all fronts Thursday
The Mariners’ ace right-hander only allowed two runs and four hits in seven innings Wednesday night, but was outdueled by Corey Kluber as Cleveland beat Seattle 2-0
Hisashi Iwakuma pitched seven strong innings to stay unbeaten in road games since last July, leading the Seattle Mariners to a 5-2 win over the Cleveland Indians on Tuesday night.
After their 4-0 loss to the Baltimore Orioles on Thursday night, the Seattle Mariners were left with a three-game losing streak and a state of confusion
Bartolo Colon had a perfect game rolling into the seventh inning until Robinson Cano lined a two-out single.