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UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 5, 2017, 6:01 p.m.

Mariners Pregame: Justin Verlander makes debut for Houston, lineups and starters against Astros

Seattle Mariners (69-69) against Houston Astros (84-53) in the second of a three-game series at 7:10 p.m. at Safeco Field.

Mariners give up four runs in seventh, lose opener to Houston Astros 6-2

Even if the Mariners hadn’t fueled their collapse Monday with three costly walks in a disastrous four-run seventh inning, there’s no way to know whether they could have found their …

MLB Notes: Justin Verlander officially introduced in Houston after trade

Justin Verlander only had about 30 minutes to decide whether to accept a trade the Houston Astros.

UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 2, 2017, 11:29 p.m.

MLB Capsules: Astros use big 6th for 4-1 win, sweep Mets in doubleheader

George Springer had three hits, Josh Reddick and Marwin Gonzalez added RBI singles in a four-run sixth inning, and the Houston Astros beat the New York Mets to sweep a …

Astros defeat Mets in return home after Hurricane Harvey

The Houston Astros hoped their return to Minute Maid park would provide a boost for a city devastated by flooding in the wake of Hurricane Harvey.

Justin Verlander will make Houston debut against Mariners

When Houston manager A.J. Hinch called to welcome Justin Verlander to the team, the pitcher’s first question was when he’d make his debut for the Astros.

MLB capsules: Astros win in Florida before returning home to Houston

Jose Altuve homered, the Houston bullpen pitched 4

Tigers trade pitcher Justin Verlander to Astros

The Detroit Tigers have traded Justin Verlander to the Houston Astros, according to a source with firsthand knowledge of the deal, beating Thursday’s 11:59 p.m. ET trade deadline.

Flooding forces Astros to play Rangers at home of the Rays

The Houston Astros will play their series against the Texas Rangers at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Florida, this week, the biggest change yet forced by Hurricane Harvey and widespread …

Dodgers, Yankees add front-end starters at trade deadline

Yu Darvish and Sonny Gray headed a parade of prized arms on the move Monday, leaving little doubt on trade deadline day: Top teams made a big pitch for the …

Baseball capsules: Rookie Yuli Gurriel collects four hits as Astros edge Orioles

Astros rookie Yuli Gurriel had a career-high four hits, including a home run, and Houston received a gritty pitching performance from Mike Fiers in an 8-7 victory over the host …

UPDATED: Wed., July 19, 2017, 4:18 p.m.

Paxton, Gamel power Mariners to 4-1 win over Astros

Seattle Mariners beat Houston 4-1 to close out a 5-1 road trip after returning from the All-Star break. James Paxton limits the Astros to one run in seven innings before …

Sam Gaviglio roughed up in Mariners’ loss to Astros

Seattle Mariners’ winning streak ends at five when Houston roughs up Sam Gaviglio for five runs in six innings in 6-2 victory.

UPDATED: Tue., July 18, 2017, 10:54 p.m.

Mariners Log: Evan Gattis homers twice and Astros pound M’s

Evan Gattis homered twice off Sam Gaviglio and the Houston Astros downed the Seattle Mariners 6-2 on Tuesday at Minute Maid Park in Houston.

Mariners Pregame: M’s streaking on the road; lineups and starters

Seattle Mariners (47-47) vs. Houston Astros (62-31) at 5:10 p.m at Minute Maid Park in Houston.

UPDATED: Mon., July 17, 2017, 10:27 p.m.

Mariners hit back-to-back home runs in 10th to defeat Houston Astros 9-7

Kyle Seager and Danny Valencia hit back-to-back homers in the 10th inning to lift the Seattle Mariners to a 9-7 win over the Houston Astros on Monday night.

Baseball teams chase Los Angeles Dodgers, Houston Astros on eve of second half

The Washington Nationals have Bryce Harper anchoring one of baseball’s best lineups, and a glaring hole at the back of their bullpen. The Boston Red Sox are enjoying life with …

UPDATED: Sun., June 25, 2017, 7:42 p.m.

Houston Astros blast Mariners 8-2 in series finale

George Springer, Yuli Gurriel and Evan Gattis hit long home runs and the Houston Astros wrapped up another winning road trip, beating the Seattle Mariners 8-2 Sunday.

Mariners’ six-game win streak ends with 5-2 loss to Houston Astros

Josh Reddick homered, Brian McCann added a three-run double and Lance McCullers pitched into the sixth inning in his return from the disabled list to lift the Houston Astros to …

UPDATED: Sat., June 24, 2017, 11:04 p.m.

Mariners Log: M’s can’t solve McCullers, late rally falls short

Houston starter Lance McCullers Jr was strong over five-plus innings in his return from the disabled list and the Astros beat the Seattle Mariners 5-2 on Saturday night at Safeco …

Mariners Pregame: Saturday in the park, lineups and starters

The Seattle Mariners (39-37) host the Houston Astros (50-25) in the second of a three-game series at 7:10 p.m. at Safeco Field.

Mariners Log: Felix earns win in return from disabled list

Felix Hernandez returned from the disabled list with a “W” and the offense kept humming as the Seattle Mariners crushed the Houston Astros 13-3 in the first of a three-game …

Mariners Pregame: Happy Felix Day, lineups and starters

The Seattle Mariners (38-37) host the first place Houston Astros (50-24) in the first of a three-game weekend series at 7:10 p.m. at Safeco Field.

Mariners blow out Astros in Felix Hernandez’ return to the mound

Homers by Zunino, Gamel and Seager fuel a 16-hit attack that propels the Mariners to a 13-3 romp against first-place Houston. Hernandez pitches six solid innings in his first start …

MLB Notebook: First-place Astros dented by pitching injuries

With four-fifths of their rotation on the disabled list, the first-place Astros are relying on two rookies, a second-year player, one who has bounced between the bullpen and starting and …

Baseball capsules: Xander Bogaerts hits 2 homers to lead Red Sox over Astros 6-5

Xander Bogaerts went deep twice for the first multihomer game of his career and had four RBIs to lead the visiting Boston Red Sox to a 6-5 win over the …

MLB Notebook: Mets’ Harvey headed to DL; Walker out too

Mets pitcher Matt Harvey will be sidelined for several weeks with a stress injury to the scapula bone in the right shoulder, the latest injury to a career already slowed …

MLB Notebook: Houston’s Dallas Keuchel shut down for a week

Houston ace Dallas Keuchel won’t begin throwing again for about a week as he recovers from neck discomfort that has landed him on the disabled list for the second time …

Baseball capsules: Lance McCullers flirts with no-hitter as Houston defeats Kansas City

Lance McCullers took a no-hitter into the seventh inning and Jose Altuve hit a two-run homer in a five-run ninth as the Houston Astros beat the Kansas City Royals 6-1 …

Astros place ace Dallas Keuchel on 10-day disabled list with neck discomfort

Astros ace Dallas Keuchel went back on the disabled list with neck discomfort and returned to Houston on Thursday to be examined.