As Felix Hernandez fights to reinvent himself and hold on to his rotation spot, he's facing someone who has done so over and over: The oldest pitcher in baseball, 'ole Bartolo Colon and the Texas Rangers. Follow along for updates and analysis all day from Arlington.
Seattle Mariners (65-48, W2)
at Texas Rangers (49-65, L2)
5:05 p.m. | Globe Life Park | Arlington, Texas
TV: ROOT | Radio: 710 AM | Stream: MLB.tv
RHP Felix Hernandez (8-9, 5.49) vs. RHP Bartolo Colon (5-10, 5.18)
In case you missed it:
- Two relievers acquired this season by trade, Adam Warren and Alex Colome, spoiled a strong outing from Wade LeBlanc, but Ryon Healy put the M’s back on top in the 12th. Edwin Diaz closed it out for the win.
- What pressure? The Mariners have thrived in extra inning games this season, improving to 9-1 in those games.
- Edwin Diaz picked up his MLB-leading 42nd save as the M’s sit 6.5 games out of the division lead and 2 games back of the Athletics for the second wild-card spot..
Wednesday | 11:05 a.m. | @ Rangers
LHP Marco Gonzales (12-6, 3.46) vs. RHP Yovani Gallardo (6-1, 6.51)