Found May 18, 2012 on Oregon Sports News:
With the Seattle Mariners' season six weeks into full swing, it appears another 100 loss season will probably be unlikely. That’s encouraging for Mariners fans. However, a season with a .500 record is in jeopardy without some changes. With the exception of the last couple games in Boston, the young Mariners have shown a lot of promise this season. Most games they play, the M’s maintain competiveness and play pretty good ball even when they do lose. They’ve been putting up a lot more runs than last year’s team. Unfortunately, it’s been a year full of great starts made by the starting pitching staff that often get thwarted by one bad inning or one bad pitch. It happened to both starting pitchers Hernandez and Nosei in New York this past weekend. Felix’s sinker didn’t sink on the pitch that counted most to Raul Ibanez and Nosei couldn’t get out of a two out jam and it cost their team the game both times. There were also a few hits by the Mariners that couldn’t quite get out of the...
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