The Baseball Report: Cano Suspended 80 Games, Cardinals Reliever Hits 105 On Radar GunA busy week in Major League baseball saw the Mariners second baseman suspended and a new king of the fastest pitch crowned.
Mariners Come From Behind 3 Times To Stun Angels 9-8 In 11 InningsBoth teams staged rallies in the eighth and ninth innings, and Seattle overcame runs by the Angels in the 10th and 11th.
Mariners Crush Angels, 8-1Angels starter Andrew Heaney (1-2) left in the third after 60 pitches with shoulder soreness.
Mariners Smack 4 Homers To Drown Angels, 10-0The Mariners finished with 17 hits.
Now Is The Time To Trade Overachievers For Underachievers In Fantasy BaseballMost teams have played around 81 games by now, so the baseball season is half over. It's a good time to assess which players on your team are likely to decline—and thus give you a chance to trade them to a desperate owner that doesn't know any better. Likewise, you can scour league rosters for those players who have underachieved and smile all the way to October when they have superb second halves.
Angels Beat Mariners On Strength Of Calhoun Home RunHuston Street got three outs for his 21st save in 23 chances.
Mariners' Cano Hit In Head By Angels' Warmup Ball, ExitsSeattle Mariners star Robinson Cano was hit in the head by a stray ball while the Los Angeles Angels were warming up in between innings Saturday and left the game because of dizziness.
Mariners Score Twice In 12th To Down Angels, 3-2The Angels' only hit against Felix Hernandez through the first six innings was a leadoff double to left-center in the fourth by All-Star MVP Mike Trout.
American League Mid-Season Team MVPsSometimes a team's best players don't make the All-Star team. Here are the American League's mid-season team MVPs.
Young, Cano Lead Mariners Past Angels, 5-1Chris Young pitched shutout ball until Albert Pujols homered in the seventh inning, Robinson Cano had three hits and two RBIs to raise his average to .332, and the Seattle Mariners beat the Angels 5-1 on Monday.
Mariners Complete Sweep Of Angels In 8-2 WinJames Paxton pitched seven scoreless innings of two-hit ball, Robinson Cano drove in his first run for the Seattle Mariners on Wednesday night in an 8-2 victory over the Los Angeles Angels, completing a three-game sweep in the team's first series under new manager Lloyd McClendon.
Trout, Pujols Have RBI Doubles In Angels LossMike Trout and Albert Pujols each had RBI doubles for the Los Angeles Angels, but the Robinson Cano continued his torrid spring training in the Seattle Mariners' 10-6 win Tuesday.