Looking Ahead: Rays at Seattle Mariners

NWSB Editor and Insider Chris Anderson previews the upcoming series for the Seattle Mariners. Set to face the Tampa Bay Rays for a three-game series at Safeco Field, the Mariners will send Hisashi Iwakuma, James Paxton, and Erasmo Ramirez to the mound to counter Alex Cobb, Chris Archer, and Matt Moore. Let’s hope the Mariners can give that same support to Paxton tomorrow night.

Nice Video! Eric Thames Mariners walk off hit pie in the face

NWSB Insider and Seattle Mariners blogger Q brings us the video today from last nights Mariners vs. Rays game where Eric Thames delivered his first walk-off hit in his career. M’s catcher John Jaso gave him the shaving cream pie during our live interview. “MY Mouth was OPEN!” Will go down as one of the best Mariners quotes ever.

Tampa Bay Rays vs. Mariners: MLB baseball love ’em & hate ’em game 2

NWSB Insider and Seattle Mariners blogger Jonathan Irwin reports on the second game of the series versus the Tampa Bay Rays. The Headline: Eric Thames seals the deal with a walkoff single, propels M’s to another big home win. Thames wasn’t the only hero, as Millwood pitched a gem. The win propels the Mariners to 8-1 in their last nine home games. Kevin Millwood pitched an absolute gem, and that shouldn’t remain buried.

Rays vs. Mariners in Anaheim: Pitching, series preview, analysis and predictions

NWSB Insider and Seattle Mariners blogger Danny Ferguson reports on the Mariners series matchup between the Tampa Bay Rays vs. M’s. Tonight at Safeco Field its Game 117 . The pitching matchup features Rays RH Alex Cobb (6-8, 4.32 ERA) vs. Mariners RH Blake Beavan (7-6, 5.12). Beavan has won four consecutive decisions. He received a no-decision in his last turn.

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