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The Seattle Mariners have not been a very good team in recent years, finishing with a winning record just twice in the past nine seasons and not since 2009. Boston has been part of the Mariners’ poor results, winning the season series three straight years and four of the past five seasons. The Sox will be around -150 favorites to win this week’s three-game set at Fenway Park, which begins Tuesday night in the teams’ final meeting. Seattle (50-55) has been playing better of late, winning seven of 10 since the All-Star break and not losing a series. Still, with the playoffs a pipe dream, it’s possible the team could be a seller ahead of Wednesday’s trade deadline. DH/first baseman Kendrys Morales and outfielder Raul Ibanez would add value to contending teams needing a left-handed bat. Right-handed hitting outfielder Michael Morse (.253, 11 home runs) also could go. He’s been out since June 20 but is expected back in the lineup Tuesday. The Mariners have some good young talent, includi...
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