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Devers hits 2 HRs; Red Sox rally past Mariners 6-5

May. 21, 2022 20:08 PM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — Rafael Devers hit two homers, Christian Vázquez had a tiebreaking single in the eighth inning and Boston’s bullpen held the Seattle Mariners scoreless for six innings, lifting the Red Sox to a 6-5 victory on Saturday. Devers drove in three runs and had three hits...

Story hits slam to lead Red Sox past Mariners 7-3

May. 21, 2022 00:05 AM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — Trevor Story hit a grand slam over the Green Monster — and into the hands of a former Red Sox player — a night after hitting three homers over Fenway Park’s fabled left field wall, leading Boston to a 7-3 victory over the Seattle Mariners on Friday night. Story...

Kikuchi beats former team, Blue Jays top Mariners 6-2

May. 16, 2022 23:55 PM EDT

TORONTO (AP) — Yusei Kikuchi allowed one hit over six shutout innings to beat his former team, Bo Bichette and Matt Chapman backed the left-hander with home runs and the Toronto Blue Jays topped the Seattle Mariners 6-2 on Monday night. Bichette went 3 for 5 with two RBIs and...

Castillo fans Alonso with bases full, M's beat Mets 8-7

May. 15, 2022 19:23 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Pete Alonso stood with a sliver of sunlight streaking across home plate, the bases loaded and two outs, hoping to cap the New York Mets' comeback from a three-run, ninth-inning deficit. Seattle's Diego Castillo fed the NL RBIs co-leader a stream of sliders: low and...

Chapman error sets up Rays' big inning in 3-0 win over Jays

May. 15, 2022 18:08 PM EDT

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Matt Chapman's throwing error allowed Tampa Bay to break a scoreless tie in the sixth inning, and the Rays went on to beat the Toronto Blue Jays 3-0 on Sunday. Jeffrey Springs combined with four relievers on a five-hitter for the Rays, who took two of...

Segura, Hoskins homer early, Phillies thump Mariners 9-0

May. 10, 2022 01:34 AM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — Coming off a challenging stretch of games mostly filled with setbacks and one unimaginable defeat, the Philadelphia Phillies needed a relaxed evening at the ballpark. Jean Segura and Rhys Hoskins hit back-to-back home runs in the second inning, Ranger Suárez tossed...

Toro, France rally Mariners past Rays 2-1 to stop slide

May. 08, 2022 20:43 PM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — Abraham Toro hit a tying homer in the ninth inning, Ty France singled home the winning run in the 10th and the Seattle Mariners beat the Tampa Bay Rays 2-1 on Sunday to snap a six-game losing streak. “We can definitely catch our breath now,” France said....

Alonso 2 HRs in 2nd game, Mets split doubleheader with Phils

May. 08, 2022 20:24 PM EDT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Pete Alonso homered twice, had three hits and drove in five runs to lead the New York Mets to a 6-1 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies in the second game for a doubleheader split Sunday. Chris Bassitt (4-2) allowed one run in 5 ⅔ innings to help the NL...

Mariners calling up top pitching prospect George Kirby

May. 07, 2022 19:04 PM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — The Seattle Mariners are calling up top pitching prospect George Kirby to take the fifth spot in the rotation and he'll make his major league debut on Sunday against Tampa Bay. Kirby will take the spot of Matt Brash after he was optioned to Triple-A Tacoma on...

Dusty Baker gets 2,000th win as Astros down Mariners 4-0

May. 04, 2022 01:12 AM EDT

HOUSTON (AP) — Minutes after becoming the 12th manager in major league history to reach 2,000 wins, and the first Black man to do it, Dusty Baker was already looking ahead. Asked to rank this latest accomplishment in a life already filled with so many, Baker paused for a bit before...