Quantcast


Last updated: August 21. 2013 1:36AM - 1770 Views
Associated Press



Seattle Mariners' Nick Franklin swings for an RBI single off  Oakland Athletics' Sean Doolittle in the eighth inning of an MLB American League  baseball game Tuesday, Aug. 20, 2013, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)
Seattle Mariners' Nick Franklin swings for an RBI single off Oakland Athletics' Sean Doolittle in the eighth inning of an MLB American League baseball game Tuesday, Aug. 20, 2013, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)
Story Tools:

Font Size:

Social Media:

(AP) Nick Franklin homered and drove in three runs and the Seattle Mariners rallied from a four-run deficit to beat the Oakland Athletics 7-4 on Tuesday night.


Brad Miller and Kendrys Morales also drove in runs for the Mariners, who won for just the third time in 53 games when trailing after seven innings. Franklin left the game after the top of the eighth inning with a left knee laceration.


Josh Donaldson and Nate Freiman both homered for the A's, who dropped 1 games behind the AL West-leading Texas Rangers. Derek Norris also drove in a run for the A's.


Sean Doolittle (4-5) allowed hits to all four batters he faced in the eighth.


Brandon Maurer (4-7) pitched a scoreless seventh for the victory.


Danny Farquhar earned his eighth save in 11 chances with a scoreless ninth.


Associated Press
Comments
comments powered by Disqus



Featured Businesses


Poll



Info Minute



Gas Prices

Wilkes-Barre Gas Prices provided by GasBuddy.com