Originally posted on NorthWest Sports Beat  |  Last updated 4/17/12
Who’s hot, who’s not? Week 2 in Major League Baseball is in the books and the Seattle Mariners are still considered a winning team…for now. The team came out firing, pulling off an unlikely comeback win in Texas and taking 2 of 3 from Oakland at home. Pitching and hitting were both spotty, but both facets are already showing better promise than the last 3 seasons combined. For the week, the Mariners played 6 games went 3-3 in those games, with the Mariners scoring 21 runs and their opponents scoring 27 runs. Here are some picks for this week that could just get you a comeback victory of your own. Who’s Hot Blake Beavan – SP Blake Beavan may be 1-1 on the season, but that loss was a poor reflection of how he pitched in the game. Once again, it was a case of the starter going later in the game with a great performance while the offense refused to give him run support. In Texas, Beavan went 6 1/2 innings, allowing 6 hits, 1 run, 3 K’s. He got the loss that game. At home against Oakland,
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