Latest Chris Flexen News

Rodriguez's HR, Raleigh's 4 RBIs carry M's past Padres 8-2

Jul. 04, 2022 23:29 PM EDT

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Julio Rodriguez sent a drive almost to the top of the brick warehouse in the left-field corner and pointed to the relievers in the bullpen who were also watching his monster two-run homer sail out of Petco Park. “I thought it would be pretty cool to hit one up...

Rodríguez homers on Montas' 1st pitch, M's beat A's 2-1

Jul. 03, 2022 19:47 PM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — Julio Rodríguez homered on Frankie Montas’ first pitch and drove in both runs, Robbie Ray struck out a season-high 12 and the Seattle Mariners beat Oakland 2-1 on Sunday to deal the Athletics their 25th loss in 31 games. Ray (7-6) combined with Andrés Muñoz and...

Julio Rodríguez hits 12th HR as Mariners topple Orioles 9-3

Jun. 29, 2022 20:16 PM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — Julio Rodríguez claimed not taking a peek at where his 12th home run of the season finally came to rest. Maybe he should have. Not many homers at T-Mobile Park land where the 21-year-old deposited his latest longball. “That’s a long way to home...

Jesse Winker drives in 2 runs, Mariners beat Orioles 2-0

Jun. 29, 2022 02:20 AM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — Jesse Winker drove in two runs with a go-ahead double in the eighth, Robbie Ray allowed just one hit over seven scoreless innings and the Seattle Mariners beat the Baltimore Orioles 2-0 Tuesday night. Winker’s go-ahead hit came with two outs against Felix Bautista...

Mariners hold off Angels despite another Trout home run

Jun. 25, 2022 02:22 AM EDT

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Seattle manager Scott Servais saw Los Angeles Angels superstar Mike Trout become the first player in MLB history to hit four game-winning home runs in a single series against his Mariners pitching staff last weekend. With Trout coming up as the potential...

No-hit till 8th, M's score 2 in 9th on wild pitches, top A's

Jun. 23, 2022 20:05 PM EDT

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Oakland starter Frankie Montas took a no-hit bid into the eighth inning, then reliever A.J. Puk threw a pair of run-scoring wild pitches with two outs in the ninth that gave the Seattle Mariners a 2-1 win over the Athletics on Thursday. The Mariners loaded...

Mariners' Ray loses no-hit bid on ball off his own glove

Jun. 18, 2022 02:08 AM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — Robbie Ray lost a no-hitter with two outs in the seventh inning on a grounder that bounced off his own glove in the Seattle Mariners’ 8-1 victory over the Los Angeles Angels on Friday night. Ray's bid ended when Max Stassi hit a high chopper toward the mound that...

Buxton homers vs Seattle again, Twins top Mariners 3-2

Jun. 14, 2022 03:24 AM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — Byron Buxton belted his 18th home run, Chris Archer delivered another steady pitching performance and the Minnesota Twins defeated the Seattle Mariners 3-2 on Monday night. “It’s definitely the way you want to start a road trip coming out to the West Coast,”...

Rafael Devers' late home run lifts Red Sox over Mariners 2-0

Jun. 12, 2022 20:16 PM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — Rafael Devers stunned his teammates, his manager and his opponent. Pitches that far out of the strike zone are not supposed to end up over the fence. “Unreal," Boston manager Alex Cora said. “It's just hand-eye coordination, power. You've got to be perfect to...

Springs, Rays finally slow Twins hitters in 6-0 win

Jun. 12, 2022 19:03 PM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Jeffrey Springs threw two-hit ball into the sixth inning, Randy Arozarena stole two bases after twice getting hit by pitches and the Tampa Bay Rays beat the Minnesota Twins 6-0 Sunday. Springs (3-2) continued his impressive transition to the starting rotation. He...