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Detmers, Fletcher help Angels split DH with M's; Moniak hurt

Aug. 07, 2022 02:44 AM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — Reid Detmers pitched seven smooth innings, Mickey Moniak hit his second home run in three days before getting injured, and the Los Angeles Angels defeated the Seattle Mariners 7-1 on Saturday night to split their doubleheader. David Fletcher homered and drove in...

Toro pinch-hits for hurt J-Rod, leads Mariners past Astros

Jul. 31, 2022 00:04 AM EDT

HOUSTON (AP) — Abraham Toro pinch-hit for injured All-Star Julio Rodriguez and delivered a two-run single with two outs in the ninth inning as the Seattle Mariners rallied past the AL-West leading Houston Astros 5-4 on Saturday night. Rodriguez was hit on the back of the hand as he...

Mariners keep rolling, score 2 in ninth to beat Rangers 5-4

Jul. 27, 2022 02:03 AM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — Cal Raleigh homered in the seventh inning, lined an RBI double in the ninth and scored the winning run on Carlos Santana’s sacrifice fly, and the Seattle Mariners rallied for a 5-4 win over the Texas Rangers on Tuesday night. J.P. Crawford led off the ninth with a...

Mariners get back to winning formula, hold off Rangers 4-3

Jul. 26, 2022 02:11 AM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — In the midst of their July surge back into playoff contention, it's become clear the Seattle Mariners have figured out how to succeed in one-run games. On Monday night, it was a formula of good starting pitching, key baserunning and some more hot hitting from Ty...

Storms wash out Mariners-Nats; twinbill set for Wednesday

Jul. 12, 2022 21:35 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Tuesday’s game between the Seattle Mariners and Washington Nationals was postponed because of thunderstorms. MLB approved the postponement after a 1-hour, 4-minute delay from the scheduled 7:05 p.m. first pitch. The teams will play a split doubleheader on...

Mariners win 7th in row, top Blue Jays 2-1 on Santana homer

Jul. 10, 2022 02:02 AM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — Carlos Santana provided the jolt to back up another terrific night of pitching and kept Seattle on the kind of roll not seen from the Mariners in nearly two decades. Santana hit his first home run since being acquired by Seattle, lining a two-run shot off Toronto...

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...

Mariners J.P. Crawford begins serving suspension for brawl

Jun. 30, 2022 19:33 PM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — Mariners shortstop J.P. Crawford had his suspension stemming from last weekend's brawl with the Los Angeles Angels reduced from five to four games, and he was set to serve the ban Thursday. Crawford appealed his five-game ban for his involvement in the melee at Angel...

Angels' Bradley out, broke elbow in dugout fall during brawl

Jun. 28, 2022 20:02 PM EDT

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Angels reliever Archie Bradley broke a bone in his elbow while climbing over the dugout railing during Los Angeles’ massive brawl with the Seattle Mariners on Sunday. Bradley will be out for at least one month, Angels athletic trainer Mike Frostad said...

Angels' Nevin banned 10 games for brawl; M's Winker gets 7

Jun. 27, 2022 22:24 PM EDT

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Los Angeles Angels interim manager Phil Nevin was suspended 10 games and Seattle Mariners outfielder Jesse Winker received a seven-game ban from Major League Baseball for their roles in a benches-clearing brawl during the second inning of Sunday's game. Nevin...