It was another impressive win for the Mariners on a night of uniforms that were supposed to represent the year 2027. Dee Gordon wore his hat backward and Nelson Cruz showed off his giant biceps in the sleeveless attire.
Dee put so much effort into it, so it was his night, Healy said. But Nelson and those arms. My goodness. That’s shear intimidation when he doesn’t wear sleeves.
Mariners: LHP James Paxton (7-2, 3.65) will make his 18th start of the season Sunday. Paxton leads the team in strikeouts this season with 134 in 103 2/3 innings. He has six double-digit strikeout games in 2018 and his 11.6 strikeouts per nine innings are fourth-best in the AL.Anderson tosses 8 shutout innings, Rockies beat Dodgers 3-1
Tigers: LHP Daniel Stumpf (ulnar nerve) allowed one run and two hits in one inning at Triple-A Toledo. It was the first time Stumpf had pitched in back-to-back games since beginning his rehab assignment June 19.
It’s more fun when you’re doing good, Greinke said. Today was a lot of good results, so it was a fun day.
Asked about the criticism regarding his work ethic, Williams said Friday: People question my motor a lot, but I work hard and know I can work hard. I’m a hard worker. Just being in this organization, knowing the morals of this organization and knowing what it takes to be in this league, definitely has me [excited]. I’m ready to start.Soto has 2 of Nationals’ 7 homers in 17-7 rout of Phillies