Hot-and-cold Mariners bats go cold again in 2-0 loss to A’s

Seattle Mariners’ Felix Hernandez (34)  in the third inning of a baseball game against the Oakland Athletics Saturday, July 4, 2015, in Oakland, Calif. (34)  in the third inning of a baseball game against the Oakland Athletics Saturday, July 4, 2015, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)

A day after exploding for four two-run homers in a 9-5 win over the Oakland A’s, the Seattle Mariners’ offense fell silent again as they lost to the A’s, 2-0.

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