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A's face Mariners challenging for first wild card bid

A's face Mariners challenging for first wild card bid

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September 25 With just five games remaining after Monday's 7-3 win at Seattle, the A's (95-62) need help from the Rays and/or the Boston Red Sox if they are to pass the New York Yankees (96-60) for the AL's first wild card. FULL STORY

Astros, Mariners looking to win season series

Astros, Mariners looking to win season series

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September 17 After the news broke that Astros third baseman Alex Bregman had accomplished something never previously done by a player at his position, someone somewhere suggested he'd receive the Barry Bonds treatment FULL STORY

M's, A's set to open four-game series

M's, A's set to open four-game series

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August 29 Mariners left-hander Wade LeBlanc (7-3, 3.92 ERA) is scheduled to open the series against A's right-hander Frankie Montas (5-3, 3.75), who will be promoted from Triple-A in order to make the start. FULL STORY

D-backs adjust rotation for series with Mariners

D-backs adjust rotation for series with Mariners

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August 23 Right-hander Zack Godley was pushed ahead of left-hander Robbie Ray as the Diamondbacks flip-flopped the two before entering a three-game interleague series against American League West contender Seattle on Friday. FULL STORY

Astros' Altuve set for return versus Mariners

Astros' Altuve set for return versus Mariners

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August 21 The Houston Astros on Monday night concluded what was their longest stretch without All-Star second baseman Jose Altuve since he made his debut as a 21-year-old on July 20, 2011. FULL STORY

Hernandez returns to Mariners' rotation vs. Astros

Hernandez returns to Mariners' rotation vs. Astros

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August 19 With staff ace James Paxton on the 10-day disabled list after taking a line drive off his left forearm in the first inning last Tuesday in Oakland, "King Felix" will return to the rotation when the Seattle Mariners host the American League West-leading Houston Astros FULL STORY

Dodgers' lineup flip not a flop against Mariners

Dodgers' lineup flip not a flop against Mariners

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August 18 Justin Turner, in the midst of a 12-game hitting streak that has raised his average from .259 to .294, moved up to the second slot formerly occupied by Corey Seager, who is out for the season after undergoing Tommy John surgery. FULL STORY

Mariners, A's enter series on an upward trajectory

Mariners, A's enter series on an upward trajectory

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August 12 Seattle left-hander Marco Gonzales (12-7, 3.79 ERA) and Oakland left-hander Sean Manaea (10-8, 3.50) kick off a series that begins with the A's (70-48) 1 1/2 games up on the Mariners (69-50). FULL STORY

Banged-up Astros brace for Mariners

Banged-up Astros brace for Mariners

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August 08 With one division rival closing fast and their disabled list bloating at a worrisome rate, the Houston Astros confirmed in San Francisco that their tenacity stands on par with their talent. FULL STORY

Mariners hope King Felix shows up vs. Jays

Mariners hope King Felix shows up vs. Jays

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August 01 Hernandez is coming off what he called an "embarrassing" outing in which he gave up seven runs in 2 2/3 innings in an 11-5 loss Saturday to the Los Angeles Angels. FULL STORY