Austin Hedges’ two-run homer bounced out of center fielder Mallex Smith’s glove and over the fence, Franmil Reyes homered twice and had three RBIs, and the San Diego Padres beat the AL West-leading Seattle Mariners 6-3. The Padres have won five straight in the interleague series. They won all four games last year after the teams didn’t play each other in 2017. This was the first time since June 2007 that the Mariners and Padres have met with winning records.
Franmil Reyes hit two home runs as the San Diego Padres defeated the visiting Mariners 6-3 Tuesday night.
For eight innings Sunday, the Mariners weren’t the team hitting homers. They were the team giving them up. It was a reversal of the previous three games at Angels Stadium, when Seattle hitters pummeled Angels pitchers with dingers.
Tommy La Stella hit two home runs and the Los Angeles Angels held on to avoid a four-game sweep with an 8-6 victory against the Mariners on Sunday afternoon.
Four relievers combined to work the final four innings to secure a 6-5 victory for Seattle and Yusei Kikuchi’s first big-league win.
The Mariners’ offense has been potent – at least, when not at T-Mobile Park – with a major-league leading 53 home runs, and the starting rotation has been solid. M’s starters are a combined 10-4 with a 4.02 ERA and 13 quality starts, the latter tied for the third most in the majors, one behind Houston and Pittsburgh. But the bullpen? That’s another story.
The Mariners hit four home runs and Yusei Kikuchi earned his first major-league victory as Seattle defeated the host Los Angeles Angels 6-5 Saturday night.
Tim Beckham and Omar Narvaez hit back-to-back solo homers to start the ninth inning off Angels closer Cody Allen, providing the difference in a 5-3 win.
Tim Beckham and Omar Narvaez hit back-to-back home runs leading off the ninth inning as the Mariners defeated the host Los Angeles Angels 5-3 Friday night.
The Seattle Mariners blew an eight-run lead they took into the seventh inning before they rallied to beat the Angels 11-10. Jay Bruce delivered a tiebreaking pinch-hit RBI single in the ninth as the Mariners snapped their six-game losing streak. David Fletcher hit a tying homer in the eighth inning of the Angels’ fourth straight loss.
Jay Bruce hit a run-scoring, pinch-hit single in the ninth inning as the Seattle Mariners, despite blowing an eight-run lead, snapped a six-game losing streak with an 11-10 victory against the host Los Angeles Angels on Thursday night.
As he grabbed a new bat from his trunk full of them, and fresh looking pair of batters gloves in preparation for his daily session in the indoor batting cages, Dee Gordon looked at a few members of the media standing nearby and made an unexpected comment.