The magma-hot Seattle Mariners on Sunday prolonged their latest acquire streak to 13 game titles with their 3-2 victory above the Texas Rangers in 10 innings. With the get, the Mariners are now 50-42 and in second wild-card placement.
Seattle now has a better record than any group in the American League Central.
The Mariners’ current streak is the 2nd-longest in the majors this season — the Braves from June 1 to 15 received 14 in a row. Also inside attain is the Mariners’ franchise-report gain streak of 15 games, which the 2001 crew established en route to profitable 116 typical-time game titles. This year’s crew has also gained 21 of their previous 24, and they have prevailed in eight straight series.
In Saturday’s triumph, Carlos Santana strike his fifth homer of the season and shortstop J.P. Crawford picked up two hits, a single of which plated the eventual profitable run in the leading of the 10th. Ty France had three hits. On the mound, Logan Gilbert allowed one run in five innings and lowered his Period for the time to 2.76. Suitable-hander Matthew Festa struck out the aspect in a ideal bottom of the 10th to decide on up his first help save.
With the win, the Mariners moved to 21-12 this time in a person-operate video games and 6-2 in extra innings. 7 of people 21 one-run wins have arrive for the duration of the latest gain streak.
On Sunday, the Mariners will send Chris Flexen to the mound (3.84 Period in 96 IP) to oppose Glenn Otto (5.50 Era in 55 ⅔ IP). Seattle will be likely not only for their 14th straight acquire in their ultimate match of the very first fifty percent, but also their fourth straight sequence sweep.