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Castillo falters, M's blow 9-run lead; KC's 11-run 6th wins

Sep. 25, 2022 19:26 PM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Luis Castillo, fresh off signing a rich contract with Seattle, got chased as the Kansas City Royals erupted for 11 runs in the sixth inning and a wild, 13-12 win Sunday that cost the Mariners a chance to move up in the AL wild-card standings. The Mariners...

Raleigh has HR, 3 RBIs as Mariners beat Royals 6-5

Sep. 25, 2022 00:55 AM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Cal Raleigh homered and drove in three runs as the Seattle Mariners rallied for a 6-5 win over the Kansas City Royals on Saturday night. The Mariners have won two of three after dropping five of six as they added to their lead over the Baltimore Orioles for...

Castillo, Mariners agree to $108M, 5-year deal through '27

Sep. 24, 2022 18:59 PM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — Right-hander Luis Castillo agreed to a $108 million, five-year contract with the Seattle Mariners that starts next season, giving up a chance to become a free agent after the 2023 World Series. The deal announced Saturday includes an option for 2028 that could make...

Mariners rookie OF Rodriguez on 10-day IL with back strain

Sep. 23, 2022 20:52 PM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Seattle Mariners outfielder Julio Rodriguez, a leading candidate for the AL Rookie of the Year award, was put on the 10-day injured list Friday because of a lower back strain. The move came with Seattle holding the third and final wild-card spot, a half-game...

Rodríguez leaves with back tightness, Mariners beat A’s 9-5

Sep. 22, 2022 19:56 PM EDT

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Julio Rodríguez doubled and scored before leaving with lower back tightness, and the Seattle Mariners overcame the loss of the rookie center fielder to beat the Oakland Athletics 9-5 on Thursday and avoid a three-game sweep. Rodríguez slowly walked off the...

Torrens homers but Mariners stumble to A's again, lose 2-1

Sep. 22, 2022 01:31 AM EDT

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — The Seattle Mariners are searching for their winning ways again — the timely hits, sharp defense and shut-down pitching that has carried them so close to getting back to the playoffs for the first time since 2001. "The last couple nights have been a little...

Mariners held to 1 hit, Castillo tagged in 4-1 loss to A's

Sep. 21, 2022 01:38 AM EDT

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — The Seattle Mariners are hardly hitting the way they'd like to be in late September chasing a long-overdue, elusive playoff berth. Luis Castillo got knocked out in the fifth inning and the contending Mariners managed just one hit, falling to the Oakland...

Santana homers twice, drives in 5; Mariners slam Angels 9-1

Sep. 19, 2022 22:31 PM EDT

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Carlos Santana not only delivered a huge birthday present to his mother on Monday, he helped get the Seattle Mariners back on track in their bid to make the postseason for the first time since 2001. Santana homered twice, including his first grand slam in...

Angels win 3rd in row over Mariners, 5-1 behind Rengifo

Sep. 18, 2022 19:49 PM EDT

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Luis Rengifo hit a pair of home runs for the second time in three games, Livan Soto went deep for the first time and the Los Angeles Angels won their third in a row over the wild card-chasing Seattle Mariners, 5-1 on Sunday. Seeking their first playoff...

Ohtani, Angels win 2-1, drop Mariners in wild-card standings

Sep. 18, 2022 01:19 AM EDT

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Shohei Ohtani pitched seven scoreless innings, drove in one run and scored another as the Los Angeles Angels beat Seattle 2-1 Saturday night, dropping the Mariners in the wild-card standings. The Mariners entered the four-game series tied for the top spot in...