Cruz's 300th HR, Paxton's Strong Start Push Mariners past A'sNelson Cruz's 300th career home run gave the struggling Seattle Mariners a lift when they needed it most.
Seattle Held Hitless in Last 8, Indians Win 4-3Salazar got off to a rocky start, then combined with two Cleveland relievers to hold the Mariners hitless over the final eight innings and give the Indians a 4-3 win.
Cruz Drives In 5 Runs To Help Mariners End Skid
Paxton Shines, Bats Come Alive In Mariners Home OpenerWith a crowd of 44,856 in attendance, Seattle topped the Astros 6-0, as the Mariners finally delivered with runners in scoring position and James Paxton picked up his first win of the season.
Seattle's Cruz Leaves Game With Wrist SorenessCruz, who hit two home runs in the game, appeared to hurt himself on a sixth inning swing.
Cruz Homers Twice, Mariners Beat Twins 4-3Cruz homered twice before leaving with left wrist soreness
Cruz's Big Homer Not Enough As Mariners Lose 3-2 To TwinsCruz's homer was estimated by MLB's Statcast as 493 feet, the second-longest home run in the majors this season behind a 504-foot strike by Miami's Giancarlo Stanton in Colorado's Coors Field.
Cruz's Big Homer Not Enough As Mariners Lose 3-2 To TwinsCruz tied Saturday's game against Minnesota at 2-all but the last-place Twins recovered for a 3-2 win Saturday night.
Trio Of Solo Homers Lead To Mariners Win Over Red Sox 3-1Nelson Cruz hit his 27th homer of the season leading off the second inning
Walker Tames Orioles In Mariners 5-3 VictorySeth Smith had the key hit for the Mariners, a two-run home run in the fifth.
Nelson Cruz Hits 20th Homer, Seattle Beats Pittsburgh 5-2Nelson Cruz reached another home run milestone, this time with a shot that left no doubt where it was going to land.
Mariners Lose On Bases-Loaded Walk In 13thA two-run homer by Nelson Cruz in the fourth inning Wednesday night gave the Mariners an early lead, but they couldn't get anything going after that before falling 3-2 to the Tampa Bay Rays in 13 innings.