Seattle 6 - Toronto 5 in 10

mariners 8Franklin Gutierrez homered with one out in the bottom of the 10th inning Sunday to give Seattle a 6-5 victory over the Toronto Blue Jays, a game the Mariners kept close with the aid of a triple play. Gutierrez jumped on an 0-2 pitch from Aaron Loup (2-5) and drove it over the wall in left-center for his third homer. Nelson Cruz brought the Mariners even at 5-5 in the seventh with his 25th home run, a two-run shot to left off Bo Schultz.

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Randy Johnson Inducted Into Baseball Hall Of Fame

mariners crowdRandy Johnson has been inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame. 

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Mariners 3 - Tigers 2 in 12

mariners crowdDETROIT (AP) - Mike Zunino's RBI double in the top of the 12th gave the Mariners a 3-2 win over the Detroit Tigers on Thursday. Chris Taylor started the 12th with a single off Ian Krol (1-3), and Zunino tried to bunt him to second. After two failed attempts, Zunino doubled down the left-field line. Yoenis Cespedes misread the bounce off the fence, allowing Taylor to score the go-ahead run.

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Tigers 9, Mariners 4

cruz marinersDETROIT (AP) - Nick Castellanos hit a grand slam off the brick facade in left-center field, part of an eight-run third inning for the Detroit Tigers in their 9-4 victory over the Seattle Mariners on Wednesday night. Anibal Sanchez (10-7) won his seventh straight decision, and Ian Kinsler had four hits for the Tigers, who rebounded from an ugly 11-9 loss the previous night.

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Thorns-Reign Sellout Sets Record

SeattleReignFCPORTLAND, Ore. (AP) - The Portland Thorns say their match against rival Seattle on Wednesday night will be the first sellout in team history.

The Thorns sold 21,144 tickets to the match at Providence Park, which will make it the largest crowd ever for a National Women's Soccer League game.

Portland also held the previous NWSL record of 19,123, set Aug. 3, 2014, in Portland against the Houston Dash.

The Thorns lead the league in attendance by a wide margin, averaging 13,769 fans a game this season. Wednesday night's match will mark the fourth time the crowd has gone over 16,000 at the downtown stadium, which is also home to Major League Soccer's Portland Timbers.

The record for a professional women's soccer match in the United States was set in 2001, when 34,148 watched the Washington Freedom defeat the Bay Area CyberRays 1-0 at RFK Stadium.