Brayan Pena, Detroit’s catcher, held onto Prince Fielder’s relay throw and absorbed a collision with Justin Smoak at home plate for the final out, and the Tigers outlasted the Seattle Mariners 2-1 in 14 innings Wednesday night.
Tigers’ slugger Miguel Cabrera hit a two-run homer and drove in Detroit’s first four runs, Fister threw seven strong innings against his former team, and the Tigers beat the Seattle Mariners 6-2 on Tuesday night.
The Mariners get back on track after winning one out of their previous four games.
Everyone celebrates the start of spring in Seattle in a different way. Here are five ideas to consider trying this year.
Michael Saunders was placed on the 15-day disabled list because of a sprained AC joint in his right shoulder after colliding with the outfield wall at Safeco Field on Tuesday.
Though there weren’t a lot of significant highlights on the field for the Mariners’ 8-3 loss to the Houston Astros Wednesday, there was one off-field incident that is getting national attention.
Along with an ugly loss was a disturbingly low attendance of 10,745 patrons.
Aside from now going by “Michael,” Mike Morse’s annual income went from the $407,000 he was making when he was traded from the Mariners to the Washington Nationals in June 2009 to the $6.75 million in base salary he’ll make in 2013.
Fighting back tears while his hands trembled, Felix Hernandez has signed a seven-year contract with the Seattle Mariners that makes him the highest-paid pitcher in baseball.
The Washington state Supreme Court has reinstated a lawsuit over faulty construction work done at the home of the Seattle Mariners, Safeco Field.