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The Mariners’ Ty France (23) is congratulated in the dugout after his home run against the Athletics during the fifth inning of a game Tuesday in Seattle. (AP Photo/Caean Couto)

Mariners top A’s behind homers from Crawford, France

The pair hit back-to-back homers in the fifth inning as Seattle rallies for a 3-2 win.

The Mariners’ Ty France (23) is congratulated in the dugout after his home run against the Athletics during the fifth inning of a game Tuesday in Seattle. (AP Photo/Caean Couto)
Seattle Mariners' Jarred Kelenic claps as he runs the bases after hitting a two-run home run against the Oakland Athletics during the first inning of a baseball game Monday, May 22, 2023, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Lindsey Wasson)

Kelenic hits 10th home run, Mariners blast A’s

Jose Caballero adds a three-run homer as Seattle backs Luis Castillo’s strong start with 11 runs.

Seattle Mariners' Jarred Kelenic claps as he runs the bases after hitting a two-run home run against the Oakland Athletics during the first inning of a baseball game Monday, May 22, 2023, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Lindsey Wasson)
Mariners center fielder Julio Rodriguez (44) avoids teammate Taylor Trammell as he catches a fly ball by the Braves’ Ronald Acuna Jr. in the third inning of a game Saturday in Atlanta. (AP Photo/John Bazemore)

Gilbert sits down 15 in a row, Mariners overpower Braves

Eugenio Suarez backs the strong start with a two-run home run as Seattle wins 7-3.

Mariners center fielder Julio Rodriguez (44) avoids teammate Taylor Trammell as he catches a fly ball by the Braves’ Ronald Acuna Jr. in the third inning of a game Saturday in Atlanta. (AP Photo/John Bazemore)
The Braves’ Ronald Acuna Jr. hits a double during the first inning of a game against the Mariners on Friday in Atlanta. (AP Photo/Brynn Anderson)

M’s fall to Braves despite another strong start from Miller

The rookie hurler tosses 6.1 strong innings, but Seattle’s bullpen falters in a 6-2 defeat.

The Braves’ Ronald Acuna Jr. hits a double during the first inning of a game against the Mariners on Friday in Atlanta. (AP Photo/Brynn Anderson)

Gonzales shelled, Mariners routed by Red Sox

The left-hander lasts just 1.2 innings and allows eight runs on eight hits in Seattle’s 12-3 loss.

The Red Sox’s Jarren Duran celebrates after his solo home run in the fifth inning of a game against the Mariners on Tuesday at Fenway Park in Boston. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)

Castillo scuffles, Mariners lose to Red Sox

Seattle’s ace gives up seven runs in five innings in a 9-4 defeat in Boston.

The Red Sox’s Jarren Duran celebrates after his solo home run in the fifth inning of a game against the Mariners on Tuesday at Fenway Park in Boston. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)
The Mariners’ Cal Raleigh (right) celebrates with Eugenio Suarez after his two-run home run during the fifth inning of a game against the Red Sox on Monday at Fenway Park in Boston. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)

Raleigh homers twice, Mariners thump Red Sox

Cal Raleigh becomes the first catcher ever to homer from both sides of the plate in a game at Fenway Park in Seattle’s 10-1 win.

The Mariners’ Cal Raleigh (right) celebrates with Eugenio Suarez after his two-run home run during the fifth inning of a game against the Red Sox on Monday at Fenway Park in Boston. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)
Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Bryce Miller throws against the Detroit Tigers in the seventh inning of a baseball game, Saturday, May 13, 2023, in Detroit. (AP Photo/Jose Juarez)

Miller dominates, Mariners blank Tigers

The rookie continued his brilliant start as Seattle pushed above .500 for the first time since opening day.

Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Bryce Miller throws against the Detroit Tigers in the seventh inning of a baseball game, Saturday, May 13, 2023, in Detroit. (AP Photo/Jose Juarez)
The Mariners’ Julio Rodriguez rounds third base after hitting a two-run home run against the Tigers in the ninth inning of a game Friday in Detroit. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya)

Rodríguez homers, drives in 4 to lead Mariners past Tigers

Seattle’s struggling bats come alive to back a strong start from Marco Gonzales in a 9-2 win.

The Mariners’ Julio Rodriguez rounds third base after hitting a two-run home run against the Tigers in the ninth inning of a game Friday in Detroit. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya)
Seattle Mariners first baseman Ty France, rear, looks away as Texas Rangers' Marcus Semien runs the bases after hitting a solo home run during the third inning of a baseball game Wednesday, May 10, 2023, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Lindsey Wasson)

Rangers earn 1st series win in Seattle in nearly 4 years

The Mariners’ offense stays quiet in 4-3 defeat to Texas.

Seattle Mariners first baseman Ty France, rear, looks away as Texas Rangers' Marcus Semien runs the bases after hitting a solo home run during the third inning of a baseball game Wednesday, May 10, 2023, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Lindsey Wasson)
Seattle Mariners starting pitcher George Kirby walks off the field after the top of the seventh inning of the team's baseball game against the Texas Rangers, Tuesday, May 9, 2023, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Stephen Brashear)

Kirby throws 7 dominant innings, Mariners blank Rangers

The young starter strikes on nine and Tom Murphy hits his first home run of the season as Seattle tops Texas 5-0.

Seattle Mariners starting pitcher George Kirby walks off the field after the top of the seventh inning of the team's baseball game against the Texas Rangers, Tuesday, May 9, 2023, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Stephen Brashear)
Seattle Mariners catcher Tom Murphy, top, tags out Houston Astros' Mauricio Dubon at home during the fifth inning of a baseball game Saturday, May 6, 2023, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Lindsey Wasson)

Huge two-out rally in 8th propels Mariners past Astros

Seattle goes off for seven runs late and evens the series with a 7-5 victory.

Seattle Mariners catcher Tom Murphy, top, tags out Houston Astros' Mauricio Dubon at home during the fifth inning of a baseball game Saturday, May 6, 2023, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Lindsey Wasson)

Tucker, Alvarez homer, Astros beat Mariners

Houston wins 6-4 in the first meeting between the teams since last October in the ALDS.

Seattle Mariners' Taylor Trammell, right, celebrates with teammate Julio Rodriguez (44) in the dugout after hitting a two-run home run against the Oakland Athletics during the third inning of a baseball game in Oakland, Calif., Thursday, May 4, 2023. (AP Photo/Tony Avelar)

Mariners finish off road sweep of lowly A’s

Taylor Trammell homers for the second time since coming off the IL and Seattle hangs on to top Oakland 5-3.

Seattle Mariners' Taylor Trammell, right, celebrates with teammate Julio Rodriguez (44) in the dugout after hitting a two-run home run against the Oakland Athletics during the third inning of a baseball game in Oakland, Calif., Thursday, May 4, 2023. (AP Photo/Tony Avelar)
The Mariners’ Eugenio Suárez celebrates with teammates in the dugout after hitting a three-run home run against the Athletics during the 10th inning of a game Wednesday in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Godofredo A. Vásquez)

Bats come alive late, Mariners beat A’s in 10 innings

AJ Pollock homers to tie the game in the ninth and Seattle tacks on five in the 10th in a 7-2 victory.

The Mariners’ Eugenio Suárez celebrates with teammates in the dugout after hitting a three-run home run against the Athletics during the 10th inning of a game Wednesday in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Godofredo A. Vásquez)
The Mariners’ Bryce Miller pitches against the Athletics during the first inning of a game Tuesday night in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Godofredo A. Vásquez)

Miller sparkles in debut, Mariners rally late to beat A’s

The former Everett starter strikes out 10 in six innings and Jarred Kelenic hits a go-ahead double in the 8th in a 2-1 win.

The Mariners’ Bryce Miller pitches against the Athletics during the first inning of a game Tuesday night in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Godofredo A. Vásquez)
Seattle Mariners' Jarred Kelenic plays during a baseball game, Thursday, April 27, 2023, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)

5 takeaways from Mariners’ first month of season

The good and the bad from Seattle’s start to the long 2o23 campaign.

  • May 2, 2023
  • Lauren Smith and Tyler Wicke, The News Tribune (Tacoma, Wash.)
  • SportsMariners
Seattle Mariners' Jarred Kelenic plays during a baseball game, Thursday, April 27, 2023, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)
Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Easton McGee (59) throws to a Toronto Blue Jays batter during the first inning of a baseball game in Toronto, Saturday, April 29, 2023. (Jon Blacker/The Canadian Press via AP)

Mariners squander McGee’s gem, lose to Blue Jays in extras

The minor-league call-up takes a no-hit bid into the seventh, but Seattle can’t score a run in a 1-0 loss.

Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Easton McGee (59) throws to a Toronto Blue Jays batter during the first inning of a baseball game in Toronto, Saturday, April 29, 2023. (Jon Blacker/The Canadian Press via AP)
Toronto Blue Jays' Vladimir Guerrero Jr. dives home to score as Seattle Mariners catcher Cal Raleigh waits for the throw after a hit by Matt Chapman during the third inning of a baseball game Friday, April 28, 2023, in Toronto. (Chris Young/The Canadian Press via AP)

Mariners bats go cold again in loss to Blue Jays

The loss is Seattle’s third straight and seventh in the past ten games.

Toronto Blue Jays' Vladimir Guerrero Jr. dives home to score as Seattle Mariners catcher Cal Raleigh waits for the throw after a hit by Matt Chapman during the third inning of a baseball game Friday, April 28, 2023, in Toronto. (Chris Young/The Canadian Press via AP)
Julio Rodriguez poses in the Seattle Mariners' new City Connect jerseys. (Seattle Mariners photo)

Seattle Mariners unveil new City Connect jerseys

Here’s the story behind how the team came up with the new alternate uniform.

Julio Rodriguez poses in the Seattle Mariners' new City Connect jerseys. (Seattle Mariners photo)