Mariners fans’ dreams of seeing superstar Josh Hamilton jog out to the outfield at Safeco Field in the top of the first inning looks to remain a fantasy.
Texas Rangers’ reliever Mike Adams worked out of a bases loaded jam in the eighth inning and Mike Napoli and Geovany Soto homered to lead the Texas Rangers to a 3-2 victory over the Mariners on Sunday and preserve a four-game lead over the Oakland A’s in the AL West.
After the start of Sunday’s game was delayed more than two hours by rain, Mariners starter Blake Beavan worked seven innings in a 2-1 loss to the AL West-leading Texas Rangers, the team that drafted him in the first round five years ago out of nearby Irving High School.
Hal Keller, a former Seattle Mariners general manager and longtime Texas Rangers executive who helped bring the radar gun to the major leagues, has died. He was 84.
The Seattle Mariners bats came alive Wednesday in a huge win over the Texas Rangers.
The Mariners had gone 23 consecutive innings without scoring in the series against the Rangers before John Jaso stepped up to the plate in the eighth inning.