Starter Roenis Elias pitched 3 2/3 innings, giving up two runs on six hits with three strikeouts. He threw 61 pitches with 32 for strikes. The Mariners scored a run off of Dodgers' starter Clayton Kershaw, while notching four hits and drawing three walks.
Starter Roenis Elias pitched 3 2/3 innings, giving up two runs on six hits with three strikeouts. He threw 61 pitches with 32 for strikes. Elias gave up run scoring doubles to Howie Kendrick (first inning) and Carl Crawford (fourth inning). … The Mariners scored a run off of Dodgers’ starter Clayton Kershaw, while notching four hits and drawing three walks. Lefty reliever Tyler Olson allowed his first base runner of the spring, giving up a lead-off single to Carl Crawford to start the seventh inning. But Olson quickly erased that runner, getting Juan Uribe to bounce back to the mound and starting a 1-6-3 double play.
Player of the game
David Rollins continues to impress as he competes for the second left-hander spot in the bullpen. Rollins was called on in the fourth inning with two outs and a runners on second and third to face Andre Ethier. Rollins struck out Ethier looking to end the threat. He then pitched a 1-2-3 fifth inning, striking out Yasiel Puig. In five appearances and 5 1/3 innings pitched, Rollins hasn’t allowed a run and surrendered just two hits, while striking out six.
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“During the season if you struggle and you give up one run, you definitely take that. They very easily could have had three or four. Walk three guys in three innings, I haven’t done that in a long time. Today was rough. I was all over the place, had no idea where the ball was going. Need to figure it out, getting worse as the spring goes on.” — Dodgers starter Clayton Kershaw
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The Mariners have Monday off from games and workouts. They return to action on Tuesday at Camelback Ranch against the White Sox. Right-hander Hisashi Iwakuma is scheduled to start for Seattle, while right-hander Jeff Samardzija. First pitch set for 1:05 p.m.