Julio Rodriguez had two hits, including a homerun and drove in 3 runs as the Seattle Mariners snapped a four-game losing streak with a 7-6 win over Oakland last night in the first game of a three-game series at T-Mobile Park.
Engenio Suarez and Cal Raleigh both added homers in the win.
Former Gonzaga star Marco Gonzales picked up the victory on the mound. The left-hander allowed 5 runs on 8 hits with 3 strikeouts over 5 1/3 innings to improve to 3-4 on the season.
Former Lewis-Clark State standout Seth Brown had a pinch-hit single for the A’s.
Game two of the series gets underway at 6:40 p.m. tonight (Tue) from T-Mobile Park with live coverage in the LC Valley on 93.1 FM and 1350 AM KRLC and in the upper Clearwater Valley on AM 1300 KLER.