The Baltimore Orioles have pretty much had their way with the Seattle Mariners this season, and Chris Tillman has been a major reason for that.
Tillman and the Orioles will look to continue their dominance of the last-place club when the teams begin a three-game series Monday night at Safeco Field.
Baltimore holds a 2 1/2-game lead over the Los Angeles Angels for the AL's second wild-card spot and trails the New York Yankees by one game for the East lead. It dropped two of three at Oakland over the weekend, but ended the series on a positive note with a 9-5 victory Sunday.
Matt Wieters hit two solo homers and scored three runs for the Orioles (82-64), who clinched their first winning record since finishing 98-64 to win the East in 1997.
''Every game right now is a must win,'' Wieters said. ''This is a tough place to win. To be able to get one, we'll take it, move on to Seattle and try to win a couple up there.''
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