Trevor Story homered twice, German Márquez took a perfect game into the sixth inning and the Colorado Rockies beat the Seattle Mariners 5-2 on Wednesday for just their sixth road victory this season.
Shed Long Jr. hit a solo homer with one out in the eighth inning that lifted Seattle over the Colorado Rockies 2-1 on Tuesday night, the Mariners' fifth straight victory.
Tuesday, the Mariners made a series of roster moves, which are always expected this time of the year, before the opener of a two-game series against the Rockies.
You can point to an array of areas to explain the Mariners' recent success (they’ve won seven of their past eight and just completed a four-game sweep of the reigning American League champs). But perhaps the main reason Seattle can still dream of a playoff berth at this point in the season is because of its ability to convert winning opportunities into actual wins.
SAN DIEGO – Two career-changing putts for Jon Rahm brought two trophies Sunday.
SEATTLE — Shed Long Jr. hit a grand slam with two outs in the 10th inning, lifting the Seattle Mariners over the Tampa Bay Rays 6-2 on Sunday for a four-game sweep.
J.P. Crawford scored the winning run on Mitch Haniger's 10th-inning single and hit a grand slam to lift the Seattle Mariners over the Tampa Bay Rays 6-5 on Saturday night.
But beyond the appearance, there was a sense of confidence and comfort, a feeling of empowerment and belonging that emanated from them … and this was just a photo shoot.
SEATTLE – Yusei Kikuchi threw four-hit ball over seven innings, Seattle batted around during a four-run first inning and the Mariners beat the Tampa Bay Rays 5-1 on Friday night.
Rebuilds are the supreme test of a baseball fan’s soul.
There aren’t many better ways to extend a consecutive-games played streak.
Though it’s not his nature to be bitter or angry, it would be understandable if James Paxton broke from his norm of being personable and easygoing to be a little resentful toward the baseball injury gods, who seem to have cursed him and his body to this existence.