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  • Felix fuels Mariners' 7th win in row

    Felix fuels Mariners' 7th win in row
    (This story was written by Greg Johns, a reporter for MLB.com) The Mariners didn't need Felix Hernandez to be perfect Tuesday night, but he was awfully good once again. Good enough, it turns out, to pitch Seattle to its seventh straight win, 5-1, over...
  • Wicked slider wasn't even in Humber's arsenal early last year

    Wicked slider wasn't even in Humber's arsenal early last year
    That pitch that got away from A.J. Pierzynski to end Phil Humber's perfect game Saturday? The same pitch that Michael Saunders and John Jaso couldn't lay off earlier in the ninth? Those were sliders, wicked, wicked sliders. "Hard, sharp and quick," said...
  • White Sox's Humber pitches perfect game

    White Sox's Humber pitches perfect game
    SEATTLE — For only a few seconds Saturday, Philip Humber's perfect game bid was out of his hands. "Go get it," Humber said as catcher A.J. Pierzynski chased down an errant slider that pinch-hitter Brendan Ryan was ruled to have swung at. "Throw him...
  • Angels' Fernando Rodney loses closer job to Jordan Walden

     
    After the Angels bullpen lost three games in Kansas City during the Royals' final at-bat, Manager Mike Scioscia promised to "sort some things out." Tuesday he announced the results of that sorting process, taking the role of closer away from......
  • Angels drop Vernon Wells in lineup

     
    Scratching Jered Weaver from his scheduled start Sunday wasn't the only lineup change Angels Manager Mike Scioscia made. Outfielder Vernon Wells, who has hit fourth or fifth all season, was dropped to the No. 6 spot while Howie Kendrick was......
  • Verlander Gets 19th Win on the Season

    Verlander Gets 19th Win on the Season
    Alex Avila's two-run home run backed seven strong innings by Justin Verlander as the Tigers took down the Rays, 5-2, to open a four-game series. Verlander (19-5) allowed one run on three hits and three walks while fanning eight in the right-hander's...
  • Avila Blasts Tigers To 3rd Straight Win

    Avila Blasts Tigers To 3rd Straight Win
    Alex Avila hit a pair of homers, including the go-ahead, two-run blast in the bottom of the eighth inning, boosting Detroit to a 7-6 win over Tampa Bay. Avila belted a solo homer to right off Wade Davis in the sixth inning, getting the Tigers within a...
  • Mariners Rally Comes Up Short, Lose to Rays 3-2

    Mariners Rally Comes Up Short, Lose to Rays 3-2
    It's too early to make any bold proclamations about what has been a surprising season for the Mariners, but one quality has become increasingly present: They fight to the end in every game. Take Saturday's 3-2 loss to Tampa Bay before a sun-splashed...
  • Mariners Take Series from Twins, Win 5-2

    Mariners Take Series from Twins, Win 5-2
    Until Twins designated hitter Ryan Doumit ripped a solo home run off him in the seventh inning Sunday, it seemed the biggest challenge for Mariners starter Hector Noesi was presented by his own catcher John Jaso and home-plate umpire Mike Everitt in a...
  • Mariners win 3rd in row, beat Detroit 3-2

    Mariners win 3rd in row, beat Detroit 3-2
    The Mariners scored three runs in the ninth inning Monday night for a dramatic 3-2 win over the Tigers, their third straight victory. Detroit’s Octavio Dotel entered the game with a 2-0 lead in the ninth, but quickly issued free passes to Brendan...
  • Mariners Rally in 9th to Beat Rangers

    Mariners Rally in 9th to Beat Rangers
    A struggling Mariners offense erupted for three runs in the top of the ninth inning off Rangers closer Joe Nathan as Seattle snapped a seven-game losing streak to Texas with a 4-3 victory on Wednesday night. Kevin Millwood was outstanding in his Mariners...
  • Mariners Pound Out 14 Hits, Snap Losing Skid

    Mariners Pound Out 14 Hits, Snap Losing Skid
    As Jason Vargas headed out of the dugout after being lifted in the seventh inning Tuesday with a one-run lead at Rangers Ballpark, the veteran lefty raised a plea for his teammates that was perfectly understandable for a pitcher whose offense has left him...