g9 2020 | strong arm; weak bats

Mariners 2 | Athletics 3

ON the MOUND

And Yusei makes it THREE starters in-a-row to record zero run start . . . unfortunately, he gets a no decision in his best ever start…

6 IP – 3 H – 0 ER, 9 SO 1 BB

Margevicius with the blown save in the 7th

AT the PLATE

  • first game of the season w/o an extra base hit
  • Kyle Lewis’s 16 hits leads the majors and his hitting streak continues to NINE games

IN the FIELD and ON the BASES

  • TWO DP’s: Long, Crawford and . . .

What a double-play!

  • ONE SB: JP
  • no errors

g8 2020 | Welcome Home!

Mariners 5 | Athletics 3

  • first home game of 2020
  • first home win
  • three WINS in-a-row
  • made it to .500

The Mariners Home Opener wouldn’t be the same without the “Make-a-Wish” kid to run around the bases ❤ and, bless her heart, she did it in an empty stadium – just Lily and the Moose . . .

ON the MOUND

Welcome back to Seattle, Taijuan!

He followed up Marcos great start w/one of his own and together they threw back-to-back starts w/zero ER’s. Krueger noted on the postgame that SEVEN of his EIGHT strikeouts were via the slider.

AT the PLATE

  • Evan White: first T-Mobile hit was a wall-ball double
  • Kyle Lewis: EIGHT game hitting streak, SIX games w/multi hit streak
  • the “Kyles” both tied w/EIGHT RBI on the season so far

IN the FIELD and ON the BASES

No errors, no DP’s, no SB’s