Hisashi Iwakuma allowed an unearned run in seven innings and the Seattle Mariners beat Houston 3-2 on Monday night, sending the Astros to their fifth straight defeat.
Chris Stewart had a tiebreaking RBI single in the ninth inning and David Phelps matched efforts with Felix Hernandez for six innings to help the New York Yankees beat the Seattle Mariners 2-1 on Sunday.
Aaron Harang was coming off consecutive strong starts that gave the Seattle Mariners optimism one spot in the back end of their rotation might be settled. Then came Thursday night when Harang couldn’t make it out of the third inning.
Raul Ibanez hit a two-run homer and a two-run double in his first two at-bats, and Hernandez helped the Mariners hand the Chicago White Sox their eighth straight loss with a 7-4 victory Tuesday night.
Raul Ibanez hit his 10th homer for the decisive runs in the Seattle Mariners’ 4-2 victory over the Chicago White Sox on Monday night.
1090 The Fan’s resident Padres fan is in the midst of his annual “break from supporting the Mariners” while his team is in town for a two game series. Things didn’t go well for him on Monday.
New York Yankees starter Phil Hughes was knocked out in a seven-run first inning Wednesday night, giving up a grand slam to Raul Ibanez, and the New York Yankees went on to a 12-2 loss to the Seattle Mariners.
Along with an ugly loss was a disturbingly low attendance of 10,745 patrons.
Thomas Holmes of the Bleacher Report makes predictions on who’ll be suiting up for the Mariners next week.
Whether as a starter or a reliever, David Phelps will likely be an integral part of the Yankees.