Nick Franklin, Mariners
The second baseman put the finishing touches on the Mariners’ six-run second inning with a three-run homer. Franklin, who made his major league debut on May 27, has eight homers in his first 49 games.
by the numbers
9-1 Mariners’ record in their past 10 games.
9 Strikeouts for Mariners starter Hisashi Iwakuma in six innings of work.
2 Combined victories for the Twins’ Kevin Correia in June and July.
One night after facing Iwakuma, the Twins will run into All-Star righthander Felix Hernandez on Friday. Hernandez has not lost since May 25. He’s 6-0 with a 2.34 ERA over his past 10 starts.
|Atlanta - LP: A. Wood||0||FINAL|
|Philadelphia - WP: A. Bastardo||1|
|Cleveland - LP: D. Salazar||5||FINAL|
|Detroit - WP: J. Verlander||7|
|Toronto - LP: R. Dickey||0||FINAL|
|Minnesota - WP: K. Gibson||7|
|Seattle - LP: J. Beimel||6||FINAL|
|Texas - WP: P. Figueroa||8|
|Los Angeles - WP: H. Ryu||2||FINAL|
|San Francisco - LP: M. Bumgarner||1|
|Colorado - WP: F. Morales||3||FINAL|
|San Diego - LP: I. Kennedy||1|
|St. Louis - WP: A. Wainwright||8||FINAL|
|Washington - LP: T. Jordan||0|
|Milwaukee - LP: R. Wooten||2||FINAL|
|Pittsburgh - WP: E. Volquez||11|
|NY Yankees - WP: C. Sabathia||10||FINAL|
|Tampa Bay - LP: D. Price||2|
|Toronto - LP: S. Santos||5||FINAL|
|Minnesota - WP: C. Fien||9|
|Boston - WP: J. Lester||3||FINAL|
|Chicago WSox - LP: R. Belisario||1|
|Kansas City - WP: J. Shields||5||FINAL|
|Houston - LP: S. Feldman||1|