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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.

UPDATED: Sun., June 4, 2017, 8:37 p.m.

MLB Capsules: Astros beat Rangers, push win streak to 10

George Springer hit two of Houston’s four home runs and the Astros matched their state rival for the longest winning streak in the major leagues this season at 10 games, …

Baseball capsules: Houston Astros win ninth consecutive game, improve to 40-16

Carlos Beltran had three hits and drove in three runs Saturday as the Houston Astros extended their major league-best winning streak to nine with a 6-5 win over the Texas …

MLB Capsules: Dallas Keuchel earns MLB leading ninth win as Astros top Rangers

Unbeaten lefty Dallas Keuchel earned his major league-leading ninth win, pitching six scoreless innings as the Houston Astros beat the Texas Rangers 7-1 after a long rain delay Friday night …

Hinch not surprised by Astros success, but looking for more

The Houston Astros have the best record in baseball and their best start in franchise history. Surprising? Not for the manager A.J. Hinch and these unflappable Astros.

Baseball Capsules: Astros, off to best start in team history, defeat Yankees

Brian McCann hit a three-run homer against his former team and Lance McCullers Jr. pitched four-hit ball over six shutout innings to lead the Houston Astros past the host New …

UPDATED: Wed., April 12, 2017, 11:50 p.m.

Seattle Mariners fall to Houston Astros after building 5-0 lead

Jose Altuve hit three singles and drew two walks, helping the Houston Astros overcome an early five-run deficit and rally past the Seattle Mariners 10-5 on Wednesday night.

Mariners Pregame: M’s recall Evan Marshall; lineups and starter matchup

The Seattle Mariners face the Houston Astros in the finale of a three-game series, hoping for their first series win of the young season.

UPDATED: Tue., April 18, 2017, 6:24 p.m.

Mariners Log: Astros post season-high hit total and down M’s

The Houston Astros recorded a season-high 14 hits and generated a four-run sixth inning to down the Seattle Mariners 7-5 on Tuesday in Seattle in the second of a three-game …

UPDATED: Mon., April 10, 2017, 10:21 p.m.

John Blanchette: Seeds of discontent present during M’s win in home opener

Think of it this way: as customer incentivizing goes, the Seattle Mariners have not yet dipped to United Airlines levels.

UPDATED: Mon., April 10, 2017, 10:17 p.m.

Mariners win home opener as Paxton dominates Astros again

James Paxton shut down Houston for the second time in a week, pitching seven innings of four-hit ball and leading the Seattle Mariners to a 6-0 win over the Astros …

UPDATED: Mon., April 10, 2017, 5:55 p.m.

Mariners Log: James Paxton goes seven scoreless in home opener win

James Paxton was sublime, the offense showed for the home opener and the Seattle Mariners beat the Houston Astros 6-0 at Safeco Field on Monday.

Mariners Pregame: Home opener (finally); lineups and starter matchup

The Seattle Mariners try to put in the rear view mirror a dismal 1-6 opening road trip with the festivities and pageantry of the home opener.

UPDATED: Mon., April 10, 2017, 2:12 p.m.

Mariners notes: Paxton confident heading into home opener

It’s a confident James Paxton who will take the mound at 2:10 p.m. Monday when Mariners open their home schedule against the Houston Astros at Safeco Field.

UPDATED: Thu., April 6, 2017, 10:48 p.m.

Mariners beat Astros for first win as Dyson and Segura deliver in ninth

Mariners avoid four-game sweep in Houston by scoring two runs in the ninth inning. Edwin Diaz closes out a victory for Dan Altavilla.

UPDATED: Thu., April 6, 2017, 9:09 p.m.

Mariners Log: M’s push two across in ninth off Astros closer for first win

The Seattle Mariners broke through for a multi-run ninth inning against Houston Astros closer Ken Giles in a 4-2 victory for the M’s first win of the season on Thursday …

UPDATED: Thu., April 6, 2017, 3:48 p.m.

Mariners Pregame: Tony Zych to Tacoma on rehab; lineups and starters matchup

The Seattle Mariners try to finally break into the win column on Thursday in the last of a four-game opening series against the Houston Astros. After the game, the team …

Mariners Noon Number: 27

The Seattle Mariners are 1 for 27 with runners in scoring position in their first three games, all losses to the Houston Astros. Wednesday night’s 5-3 loss was particularly egregious.

UPDATED: Wed., April 5, 2017, 11:18 p.m.

George Springer’s HR in 13th gives Astros 5-3 win over Mariners

Mariners fall to 0-3 after blowing leads of 2-0 and 3-2. James Paxton pitches six shutout innings; Mariners take lead in 13th on four walks before it slips away.

Mariners Log: George Springer homers in 13th, Mariners lose third straight to Astros

George Springer launched a three-run home run in the bottom of the 13th inning off rookie Chase De Jong – the last man in the bullpen – and the Seattle …

Mariners Pregame: Felix Hernandez given go-ahead, lineups and starters matchup

The Seattle Mariners finally scratched out a run on Tuesday after 12