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Oakland Athletics' Robbie Grossman catches a ball hit by Seattle Mariners' Joseph Odom during the eighth inning of a baseball game in Oakland, Calif., Friday, Sept. 25, 2020. (AP Photo/Jed Jacobsohn)

Canha homers in 10th inning, rallies A's past Mariners 3-1

Sep. 26, 2020 1:35 AM EDT

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Mark Canha hit a two-out, two-run home run in the 10th inning, lifting the Oakland Athletics to a 3-1 win over the Seattle Mariners on Friday night. The Mariners had taken a 1-0 lead in the top of the 10th when pinch-runner Dee Strange-Gordon – playing in his 1,000th career...

Seattle Mariners shortstop J.P. Crawford slides safely home past Houston Astros catcher Martin Maldonado during the fifth inning of a baseball game, Wednesday, Sept. 23, 2020, in Seattle. Crawford scored on a double hit by Kyle Seager. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)

Mariners keep slim playoff hopes alive, beat Astros 3-2

Sep. 23, 2020 10:55 PM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — In what was supposed to be a rebuilding season the Seattle Mariners will go into the final weekend with an outside shot at the postseason. It's a very slim chance. But for a young team, it's a valuable learning opportunity. “We’re still playing for something. We still have a...

Los Angeles Angels' Jo Adell, right, celebrates his two-run home run with Justin Upton at the plate, next to Seattle Mariners catcher Austin Nola dduring the third inning of a baseball game in Anaheim, Calif., Saturday, Aug. 29, 2020. (AP Photo/Alex Gallardo)

Adell hits first two HRs, Trout drives in 6 in Angels' rout

Aug. 30, 2020 2:01 AM EDT

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Jo Adell hit his first two major league home runs, Mike Trout drove in six and the Los Angeles Angels set a season high in runs as they routed the Seattle Mariners 16-3 Saturday night. Angels right-hander Dylan Bundy (4-2), a subject of speculation ahead of Monday's trade deadline,...

FILE - This is an April 18, 1948, portrait of Brooklyn Dodgers baseball player Jackie Robinson. It's Jackie Robinson Day across the big leagues on Friday, Aug. 28, 2020, as baseball honors the man who broke the sport's color barrier in 1947.  (AP Photo/File)

MLB celebrates Jackie Robinson, calls for justice continue

Aug. 29, 2020 1:45 AM EDT

PHOENIX (AP) — Andrew McCutchen has relished these past few days in the Philadelphia Phillies clubhouse, having difficult, important conversations with baseball teammates about racial injustice. As a Black man in a sport that's filled with mostly white and Hispanic players, he doesn't feel it's a burden...

Seattle Mariners second baseman Shed Long Jr., left, misses the ball as Los Angeles Angels' Shohei Ohtani steals second base during the sixth inning of a baseball game in Anaheim, Calif., Friday, Aug. 28, 2020. (AP Photo/Alex Gallardo)

Upton, Heaney lead Angels to 3-2 victory over Mariners

Aug. 29, 2020 1:24 AM EDT

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Mike Trout homered, Justin Upton delivered the tiebreaking RBI single in the sixth inning and the Los Angeles Angels beat the Seattle Mariners 3-2 Friday night to win back-to-back games for only the second time all season. Albert Pujols had an RBI double to tie George Brett for the...

Groundskeepers work on the field as the scoreboard at Oracle Park reads Black Lives Matter at scheduled game time after a baseball game between the Los Angeles Dodgers and the San Francisco Giants was postponed on Wednesday, Aug. 26, 2020, in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)

3 MLB games postponed, players decide after Kenosha shooting

Aug. 27, 2020 2:07 AM EDT

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Three Major League Baseball games were postponed Wednesday as players across the sports landscape drove the decisions in the wake of the weekend shooting by police of Jacob Blake, a Black man, in Wisconsin. Games between the Cincinnati Reds and Brewers in Milwaukee, Seattle Mariners and...