ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Drew Rasmussen took a perfect game into the ninth inning, and the Tampa Bay Rays expanded their lead over Baltimore for the final AL wild card to 1 1/2 games with a 4-1 victory over the Orioles on Sunday.
1948 — Babe Didrikson Zaharias wins the U.S. Women’s Open golf title over Betty Hicks.
1950 — Ezzard Charles knocks out Freddie Beshore in the 14th round to retain his world heavyweight title.
SEATTLE (AP) — A wrongful-termination lawsuit filed by the Seattle Mariners' former high-performance director alleges she went to team owners John Stanton and Buck Ferguson and CEO Kevin Mather as far back as March to complain about alleged discriminatory treatment...
DETROIT (AP) — Mariners star Felix Hernandez was set to return to Seattle to have a stiff right shoulder checked by team doctors after he lasted only two innings in his start at Detroit on Tuesday night.
The Mariners continue their 10-game, 11-day road trip to three cities with the first of three games against the Detroit Tigers.
The Mariners come off a four-game series at Oakland. The M’s fell in the first three games before they snapped the losing streak on Sunday when they routed the Athletics 11-1.
Mike Trout owns a robust .558 batting average against Seattle Mariners starter Felix Hernandez, who starts Saturday night against the Halos.
Hernandez is 16-16 with a 3.34 ERA in 50 career starts against the Angels, including 5-6 with a 2.93 ERA in 25 starts at Angel Stadium.
SEATTLE (AP) — Felix Hernandez and the Mariners have seen this before.
Hernandez pitched brilliantly for eight shutout innings Thursday night before Jack Hannahan's two-run single in the ninth off closer Brandon League rallied the Cleveland Indians to a 2-1 victory over Seattle.