Kyle 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 Seattle Mariners beat the Oakland Athletics 4-2 on Monday night. Tyler Anderson (2-1) struck out seven and walked one over seven impressive innings, allowing one run on four hits to win for the first time in six starts since Aug. 17 at Texas. Ty France added an RBI single in the third off Sean Manaea (10-10), who matched his career high in losses.
Seattle Mariners (80-69, third in the AL West) vs. Oakland Athletics (82-67, second in the AL West)Oakland, California; Monday, 9:40 p.m. EDTPITCHING PROBABLES: Mariners: Tyler Anderson (6-9, 4.20 ERA, 1.20 WHIP, 125 strikeouts) Athletics: Sean Manaea (10-9, 3.95 ERA, 1.23 WHIP, 177 strikeouts)FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK LINE: Athletics -154, Mariners +132; over/under is 8 1/2 runsBOTTOM LINE: Oakland and Seattle will play on Monday.The Athletics are 40-34 in home games in 2020. Oakland has slugged .408
Angels two-way star Shohei Ohtani went to his splitter early and often against the Athletics, racking up the most splitters in a game since 2008.