Posts Tagged MLB Playoffs

Mariners rout Angels, gain ground in playoff race

Seattle Mariners' Endy Chavez, left, and Robinson Cano celebrate their team's 13-2 win against the Los Angeles Angels in a baseball game Tuesday, Sept. 16, 2014, in Anaheim, Calif. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Mike Zunino’s two-run double keyed a four-run fifth inning and the Seattle Mariners climbed within a game of the second AL wild-card spot by routing the Los Angeles Angels 13-2 on Tuesday night.

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Your Top Plays for Today

The Los Angeles Angels celebrate their team's 8-1 win against the Seattle Mariners in a baseball game Monday, Sept. 15, 2014, in Anaheim, Calif. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)

Your Top Plays for Today: AP’s Sports Guide

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Diamondbacks knock off Giants 6-2

Arizona Diamondbacks Mark Trumbo, right, celebrates with Wade Miley (36) after hitting a third inning grand slam against the San Francisco Giants during a baseball game, Monday, Sept. 15, 2014, in Phoenix. (AP Photo/Rick Scuteri)

PHOENIX (AP) — Wade Miley struggled in his last start against San Francisco, digging his hole deeper as he tried to power his way out of it.

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Angels clinch playoff spot, beat Mariners 8-1

The Los Angeles Angels celebrate their team's 8-1 win against the Seattle Mariners in a baseball game Monday, Sept. 15, 2014, in Anaheim, Calif. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — The Los Angeles Angels refused to indulge in champagne, cigars or self-congratulation after securing their first playoff spot in a half-decade.

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Homers from Moss, Fuld lead A’s past Seattle 4-0

Oakland Athletics starting pitcher Jon Lester throws against the Seattle Mariners in the second inning of a baseball game, Sunday, Sept. 14, 2014, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)

SEATTLE (AP) — If the Seattle Mariners are going to find their way into the postseason for the first time in more than a decade, they’ll need to be the best road team in the American League for one final trip.

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