Game 1. Seattle 5 at Oakland 8. Stephen Piscotty touched them all and had 2 RBI at Oakland Coliseum as the red-hot Oakland A’s beat the Seattle Mariners by the count of 8 to 5. Oakland brought 4 runs across the plate in the bottom of the 6th inning with
the help of 4 hits. The big moment was provided by Ramon Laureano who thrilled the crowd when he lifted one out of the park for a two run home run. A wild affair, this game saw the lead change 5 times. Shawn Kelley(2-0) got the win allowing no runs in 2 and 2/3 innings. Blake Treinen recorded his 5th save. Adam Warren(0-2) was hit with the loss in relief.
GAme 2. Seattle 9 at Oakland 4. Best of five series now tied 1-1 as we head back to Seattle. Kyle Seager cracked 2 homeruns and had 3 RBI as the Seattle Mariners defeated the Oakland A’s 9 to 4 at Oakland Coliseum. Seager had a big day against Oakland. He cracked a two-run shot in the 5th inning and ripped a solo home run in the 8th inning. Seattle had 10 hits overall, while Oakland had 6. James Pazos(3-0) got the win allowing no runs in 2 and 2/3 innings. Mike Fiers(2-1) took the loss. He was knocked around pretty good, giving up 6 runs in 4 and 2/3 innings.
Game 3. Oakland 10 at Seattle 0. The Seattle Mariners pitching staff was overwhelmed by the Oakland A’s lineup who plated 10 runs while Edwin Jackson(2-0)with relief help whitewashed Seattle. Oakland jumped on top of Seattle in the top of the 2nd inning scoring 2 runners on 3 hits. That was all Jackson needed. For the game Oakland out-hit Seattle 12 to 4. Marco Gonzales(1-1) was given the loss. He was touched for 8 hits and 4 walks in 4 and 1/3 innings.
Game 4. Oakland 3 at Seattle 1. Oakland wins the best of five series 3-1. Trevor Cahill had an impressive outing at SAFECO Field as the Oakland A’s beat the Seattle Mariners by the count of 3 to 1. Seattle found themselves trailing quickly as the Oakland bats came through in the first inning scoring one runner. Seattle made it exciting in the 9th, but they were unable to push the needed runs across. Cahill(1-0) picked up the victory, allowing no runs in 8 innings. Blake Treinen was credited with his 6th save. Wade Leblanc(1-1) was given the loss.