Edwin Diaz allowed a run in the 10th inning and the Seattle Mariners playoff hopes ended, extending baseball's longest postseason drought to 15 years with a wild 9-8 loss to the Oakland Athletics on Saturday night.
Sonny Gray overcame a shaky start to allow one run in seven innings, Josh Donaldson hit a two-run homer and the Oakland Athletics won for the fifth time in six games by beating the Seattle Mariners 3-1 on Saturday night.
Nelson Cruz hit his first home run for Seattle and Brad Miller threw out a runner at the plate in the 10th inning and doubled in the go-ahead run in the 11th, lifting the Seattle Mariners over the Oakland Athletics 5-4 Saturday.
Going into game number 162, the Seattle Mariners still have a chance for postseason baseball. ESPN is reporting that the Mariners defeated the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim in 11 innings, 2-1 to keep their slim playoff hopes mathema...
Seattle hasn’t made the postseason since 2001, the majors’ longest drought, but it’s in the wild-card hunt with the help of pitchers Hisashi Iwakuma and Edwin Diaz.