It was not a good night for the Blue Jays in the wild-card race.
Seattle Mariners (81-69, third in the AL West) vs. Oakland Athletics (82-68, second in the AL West)Oakland, California; Tuesday, 9:40 p.m. EDTPITCHING PROBABLES: Mariners: Marco Gonzales (8-5, 3.98 ERA, 1.18 WHIP, 95 strikeouts) Athletics: Paul Blackburn (1-2, 4.94 ERA, 1.57 WHIP, 18 strikeouts)FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK LINE: Athletics -127, Mariners +109; over/under is 8 1/2 runsBOTTOM LINE: The Seattle Mariners travel to play the Oakland Athletics on Tuesday.The Athletics are 40-35 in home games in 2
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Oakland's starting pitchers had been so dominant during this recent stretch until Kyle Seager and Seattle swung away and took it to Sean Manaea. Seager had a two-run double in the decisive third inning among his three hits and three RBIs, Mitch Haniger added two doubles and the Mariners beat the Athletics 4-2 on Monday night in a matchup of teams trying to stay in wild-card contention. Seager matched his career high with 99 RBIs. “One more would be a really nice number for