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Midseason report card: M's grade out lower than record indicates

Mariners right fielder Mitch Haniger, center, celebrates in the dugout with Dee Gordon after ripping a two run go-ahead homer against the Angels. (Ken Lambert / The Seattle Times)
Mariners right fielder Mitch Haniger, center, celebrates in the dugout with Dee Gordon after ripping a two run go-ahead homer against the Angels. (Ken Lambert / The Seattle Times)

The Mariners have overcome an injury and suspension to their biggest star, a lack of rotation depth and some unkind defensive metrics to get out to one of the best first halves in franchise history. Here's how beat writer Ryan Divish evaluates it.

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