Originally posted on NorthWest Sports Beat  |  Last updated 6/4/12
Incredible week of baseball For those that were mildly paying attention, the Seattle Mariners scored 49 runs (jeepers!). For those that have intently watched this team over the course of the season, you can understand when I say the Mariners have been on the verge of busting out offensively for a few weeks now. Of course, many didn’t think it would be a 49 run explosion but considering the opposition (American League‘s 3rd and 6th best pitching staffs), it was nice to see the Mariners come out of their shell against playoff caliber pitching staffs. The pitching on the other hand, was a complete afterthought in contrast to the offensive onslaught. It overshadowed a terrible stretch in which the Texas Rangers and the Chicago White Sox scored 23 runs in 31 innings pitched and if it wasn’t for the offensive production, that would’ve ended up being a predominant black eye on the face of the Seattle Mariners. Let’s start from the beginning this week, shall we? This week’s regression wasn’t
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