Follow here for live updates and analysis as the Mariners (75-79) and Indians (96-58) play the second game of their series at Safeco Field.
The Mariners and Indians kicked off their three-game series Friday in thrilling fashion. Tied at 1 in the bottom of the ninth, Nelson Cruz crushed a walkoff home run off Cleveland closer Cody Allen to deal the Indians just their second loss in their last 29 games. It snapped a six-game losing streak for Seattle.
The series continues Saturday with rookie right-hander Andrew Moore (1-4, 5.40 ERA) facing off against the Indians’ Carlos Carrasco (16-6, 3.48 ERA). Moore is starting in the place of Marco Gonzales, who was originally penciled in to get the nod. Moore has turned in two quality starts in three tries since returning to the rotation.
First pitch is scheduled for 1:10 p.m. PT. Catch the game on ROOT, 710 AM or streaming on MLB.tv.