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Kelenic 2 HRs off newcomer Heasley, Mariners beat Royals 6-2

Sep. 18, 2021 00:41 AM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Seattle rookie Jarred Kelenic spoiled the major league debut of pitcher Jonathan Heasley by hitting a pair of two-run homers that sent the Mariners over the Kansas City Royals 6-2 Friday night. Kelenic’s first multihomer game of his career...

Schwarber's 3-run double lifts Red Sox over Mariners 8-4

Sep. 15, 2021 02:57 AM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — Pinch-hitter Kyle Schwarber hit a tiebreaking three-run double in the eighth inning and the Boston Red Sox beat the Seattle Mariners 8-4 on Tuesday night to keep pace in the competitive AL wild-card race. Schwarber, out of the lineup in favor of Alex...

Haniger homers in 3rd straight game, Mariners top Bosox 5-4

Sep. 14, 2021 02:10 AM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — Normally one to remain stoic and keep his emotions in check, Seattle's Mitch Haniger couldn’t stop from pumping his fist and screaming as he rounded first base. He knew the importance of what his 33rd home run meant at this time of year. ...

Mariners inch closer in wild-card chase, top D'backs 5-4

Sep. 11, 2021 01:44 AM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — Tom Murphy hit a two-run home run in the second inning and added a solo shot in the sixth, and the Seattle Mariners beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 5-4 on Friday night for their eighth win in 11 games. Seattle continued to inch closer in the AL wild-card...

Mariners keeping Dipoto, Servais in the fold with new deals

Sep. 01, 2021 15:46 PM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — Jerry Dipoto and Scott Servais will get a chance to see whether the Seattle Mariners' years-long rebuilding will come to fruition. The Mariners promoted Dipoto to president of baseball operations and signed Servais to a multiyear contract extension...

Olivares' HR, Perez's slam lift Royals over M's 8-7 in 12

Aug. 28, 2021 03:28 AM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — Edward Olivares hit a two-run home run in the 12th inning, Salvador Perez hit a grand slam in a second straight game and the Kansas City Royals beat the Seattle Mariners 8-7 on Friday night. Olivares gave the Royals a chance to win twice after being...

Torrens' HR, 5 RBIs lift Mariners over Blue Jays 9-3

Aug. 15, 2021 02:37 AM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — Toronto center fielder George Springer departed with an ankle injury, part of a tough Saturday night for the Blue Jays during a 9-3 loss to Luis Torrens and the Seattle Mariners. Torrens’ three-run homer off Trevor Richards in the seventh inning lifted...

Rangers rally twice over Mariners, snap 14-game road skid

Aug. 11, 2021 02:41 AM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — Isiah Kiner-Falefa and Yonny Hernandez each hit an RBI single in the 10th inning, and the Texas Rangers snapped a 14-game road losing streak with a 5-4 win over the Seattle Mariners on Tuesday night. The Rangers rallied twice to end their six-game skid...

Gardner lifts Yanks over Mariners 3-2 in 11 for 4th straight

Aug. 07, 2021 00:59 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Brett Gardner singled home the winning run with two outs in the 11th inning and the surging New York Yankees staged two late comebacks before beating the Seattle Mariners 3-2 on Friday night for their fourth straight victory. Aaron Judge hit a tying...

Gonzales ends 8-start skid, Mariners beat Márquez, Rockies

Jul. 21, 2021 01:32 AM EDT

DENVER (AP) — Marco Gonzales earned his first win in three months and Dylan Moore homered to lead the Seattle Mariners over the Colorado Rockies 6-4 on Tuesday night. Gonzales (2-5) had not won since beating Baltimore on April 15. He’d been 0-4 in eight starts since...