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Rangers complete 3-game sweep of Mariners with 2-1 win

May. 22, 2019 6:16 PM EDT

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Adrian Sampson and the Texas Rangers like the results of these delayed lengthy pitching appearances, with the right-hander entering after an "opener" gets through the first few batters. Sampson allowed one earned run over 5 1/3 innings after taking over in the second inning...

Stater Lynn, closer Kelley lead Rangers past Mariners 5-3

May. 22, 2019 12:26 AM EDT

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Gutty pitching performances came in different sizes for the Texas Rangers in their 5-3 win over the Seattle Mariners on Tuesday night. Lance Lynn allowed two runs over seven innings and Shawn Kelley earned the save hours after learning that two lumps removed from his throat last...

Mariners' Gordon, Healy placed on IL, Bass signed

May. 21, 2019 11:09 PM EDT

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — The Seattle Mariners placed second baseman Dee Gordon and third baseman Ryon Healy on the 10-day injured list and signed right-hander Anthony Bass to a one-year contract with a $950,000 salary while in the major leagues. Gordon has a bruised right wrist and Healy lower back...

Minor 11 Ks, Rangers 5 homers in 10-9 win over Mariners

May. 21, 2019 12:17 AM EDT

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — The Texas Rangers had Mike Minor on the mound and their big bats were going deep. That was just enough to hold off the Seattle Mariners. Minor struck out 11 with only one walk and set a ballpark record for consecutive scoreless innings before leaving after six innings with 107...

Braves acquire Swarzak from Seattle for Vizcaino, Biddle

May. 20, 2019 2:29 PM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — The Braves have added veteran help for their patchwork bullpen by acquiring right-hander Anthony Swarzak from Seattle for left-hander Jesse Biddle and right-hander Arodys Vizcaino. As part of Monday's trade, Seattle is sending Atlanta $1,788,172 to cover about one-third of the $5,677,419...

Encarnacion stars with glove and bat, Mariners top Twins 7-4

May. 19, 2019 9:15 PM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — The Seattle Mariners expected Edwin Encarnacion would make an impact with his bat this season. His glovework, that's been a bonus. Encarnacion made several nice plays at first base early in the game, then hit a three-run homer in the seventh inning that helped the Mariners beat Minnesota...

Cron, Schoop homer twice in Twins 18-4 rout of Mariners

May. 19, 2019 3:06 AM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — The Minnesota Twins' offense has been rolling all season. They had their best game yet Saturday night against the Seattle Mariners. C.J. Cron and Jonathan Schoop each hit two home runs and Byron Buxton had a grand slam as the Twins cruised to an 18-4 victory. Miguel Sano also homered for the...

Pérez shuts down Mariners, Twins keep rolling with 7-1 win

May. 18, 2019 1:54 AM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — In his first season with Minnesota, Martín Pérez has rewritten the scouting report of his tendencies on the mound. By doing so, he's become a challenge for batters to solve, especially for teams that saw plenty of Pérez when he was with Texas. The Seattle Mariners became the...

Twins hit 4 HRs, pound stumbling Mariners 11-6

May. 17, 2019 3:20 AM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — Sometime during a fourth inning in which the Minnesota Twins sent 13 batters to the plate, their confidence really started to soar. Viral video star C.J. Cron and Byron Buxton homered in an error-fueled outburst that included seven hits and 11 baserunners, sending Minnesota past the Seattle...

Mariners recall OF Mallex Smith, option IF Shed Long

May. 16, 2019 4:09 PM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — The Seattle Mariners have recalled outfielder Mallex Smith after a couple of weeks with Triple-A Tacoma to work on his approach at the plate. Seattle optioned infielder Shed Long back to Tacoma to make room for Smith ahead of Thursday's series opener against Minnesota. Smith was sent to the...