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Mariners get mixed results in Stage 1 of rebuild

Sep. 30, 2019 6:38 PM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — There were bound to be bumps and headaches along the way when the Seattle Mariners embarked on a major makeover. After using a major league-record 67 players in one season, the first year of Seattle's rebuild was quite the roller coaster for those involved. It nearly turned out to be one...

Athletics beat Mariners' 1-0, will host AL wild-card game

Sep. 29, 2019 1:01 AM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — Oakland pitcher Brett Anderson understands the importance of the Athletics hosting the American League wild-card game. "It's like a Raiders game," Anderson said Saturday night. "You get the Black Hole; you get crazy people." Anderson struck out three in five strong innings, Ramon Laureano...

Greinke loses no-hitter with 1 out in 9th, Astros blank M's

Sep. 26, 2019 1:36 AM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — Zack Greinke still believes there would be some hassle if the day ever comes he throws a no-hitter. But he wants one, especially after coming agonizingly close to the first of his career. "There is some hassle to it, but I think I would have liked to have done it," Greinke said. Greinke came...

Davis first September HR lifts Orioles past Mariners 2-1

Sep. 22, 2019 5:02 PM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — For one brief moment, the Chris Davis of years ago made an appearance at Camden Yards. Sweet stroke, long ball, slow home run trot. It was all there for Davis, who savored an uplifting moment in an otherwise dreary season. Davis hit a tiebreaking homer in the seventh inning, a blast from...

Yankees lose to Angels 3-2, miss chance to clinch AL East

Sep. 19, 2019 1:46 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Relief pitcher Adam Ottavino sailed a 30-foot throw home on Albert Pujols' tiebreaking chopper, and the sloppy New York Yankees lost to the Los Angeles Angels 3-2 Wednesday night with a chance to clinch the AL East. New York still would have locked down the division title with a Tampa Bay...

Lewis hits fifth homer in nine days, Mariners top Bucs 4-1

Sep. 18, 2019 11:16 PM EDT

PITTSBURGH (AP) — After hitting four home runs in his first six games, Kyle Lewis finally hit a rough patch when he struck out four times in his last one. One day later, the Seattle Mariners' 24-year-old rookie right fielder went deep again. Lewis homered for the fifth time in eight major league games, and...

White Sox walk home winning run, Lewis HRs in Mariners' win

Sep. 15, 2019 9:30 PM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — Kyle Lewis has walked into the major leagues and made things look easy. Seems to be rubbing off on the Seattle Mariners. José Ruiz walked Tom Murphy with the bases loaded in the ninth inning after Lewis sparked a five-run rally with his latest home run, and the Mariners beat the Chicago...

Reddick homers again as Astros beat Mariners 7-4

Sep. 7, 2019 1:05 AM EDT

HOUSTON (AP) — The way Josh Reddick is hitting home runs, injured teammate George Springer might never get his pants back. Reddick hadn't hit a homer since June 28 before Thursday's game so when Springer, who is out with a concussion, suggested Reddick wear his pants in hopes that of some of his home...

Seager, Murphy, Vogelbach homer, Mariners rout Rangers 11-3

Sep. 1, 2019 8:24 PM EDT

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Kyle Seager left Globe Life Park pretty much the way he arrived at the parl. Seager, Tom Murphy and Daniel Vogelbach hit home runs and the Seattle Mariners beat the Texas Rangers 11-3. Seager sealed the victory with a three-run homer against Taylor Guerrieri in the eighth inning. In...

Kiner-Falefa hits walk-off single, Rangers beat Mariners 3-2

Sep. 1, 2019 12:32 AM EDT

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — The night started with Texas celebrating retired infielder Michael Young. It was only fitting that the last remaining Ranger to play with Young helped end the night with another celebration. Elvis Andrus doubled to start a two-run, ninth-inning rally that ended with Isiah...