Mariners blow lead in 9th inning, fall to Phillies 5-4 - SWX Right Now-Sports for Spokane, CdA, Tri-Cities, WA

Mariners blow lead in 9th inning, fall to Phillies 5-4

Mariners lose their fourth straight game Mariners lose their fourth straight game

SEATTLE (AP) - Tommy Joseph hit his 13th homer of the season leading off the ninth inning, Andrew Knapp followed with a two-out RBI single and the Philadelphia Phillies rallied for a 5-4 victory over the Seattle Mariners on Wednesday.
    
Seattle held a 4-3 lead headed to the ninth and had not allowed a hit to the Phillies since the third inning. Joseph changed that quickly hitting a 98 mph fastball on a 3-2 pitch from Seattle closer Edwin Diaz (2-3) out to left field, tying the game at 4-all.
    
Diaz struck out the next two batters, but walked Cameron Perkins and a balk moved Perkins into scoring position. Knapp delivered, lining a 1-2 pitch into right field to give the Phillies the lead.

(Copyright 2017 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.)

  • Pro SportsProMore>>

  • Seahawks release 2018 schedule

    Seahawks release 2018 schedule

    Seahawks open at Denver on September 9. Photo: SeahawksSeahawks open at Denver on September 9. Photo: Seahawks

    Seattle is scheduled to play five prime-time games, including four at CenturyLink Field, marking the first time the Seahawks have hosted four prime-time games in a season.

    More >>

    Seattle is scheduled to play five prime-time games, including four at CenturyLink Field, marking the first time the Seahawks have hosted four prime-time games in a season.

    More >>
  • Mariners drop 3rd straight to Astros, 9-2

    Mariners drop 3rd straight to Astros, 9-2

    Mariners have now lost 3 straight gamesMariners have now lost 3 straight games

    Former Gonzaga Bulldogs pitcher Marco Gonzales picked up the loss today for the Mariners, despite giving up zero earned  runs and striking out eight batters.

    More >>

    Former Gonzaga Bulldogs pitcher Marco Gonzales picked up the loss today for the Mariners, despite giving up zero earned  runs and striking out eight batters.

    More >>
  • Ty Smith named team captain for Canada's U18 team

    Ty Smith named team captain for Canada's U18 team

    Photo: Spokane ChiefsPhoto: Spokane Chiefs
    Photo: Spokane ChiefsPhoto: Spokane Chiefs

    Smith, ranked 14th among all North American skaters by NHL Central Scouting ahead of June’s 2018 NHL Entry Draft.

    More >>

    Smith, ranked 14th among all North American skaters by NHL Central Scouting ahead of June’s 2018 NHL Entry Draft.

    More >>
Powered by Frankly
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2018 SWXRN. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy, and Terms of Service, and Ad Choices.