Cubs Beat Mariners In 11th

mariners logo NewAlfonso Soriano hit a two-run homer in the 11th inning to lift the Chicago Cubs to a 5-3 victory over the Seattle Mariners on Saturday. Nate Schierholtz opened the 11th with a drag bunt off Oliver Perez (2-2). Soriano then connected on a 1-2 pitch over the center-field wall, his ninth. That ended a 14-game scoreless streak for Perez.

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Mariners To Fly Pride Flag

prideflaggenericManagement of the Seattle Mariners are showing support for same sex marriage. According to a spokesperson for the team, Safeco Field will fly the flag during the game against the Chicago Cubs on Sunday, which is also the same day as the city's Pride parade. The Mariners will become the first Major League team to fly the rainbow gay pride flag at a game.

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Mariners 5-4 Win In 10th

marinersSMike Zunino hit a game-ending single in the bottom of the 10th inning to lift the Seattle Mariners to a 5-4 win over the Chicago Cubs on Friday night. Michael Saunders and Raul Ibanez led off the 10th with back-to-back walks before Blake Parker (0-1) was relieved by Shawn Camp.

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Liberty Over Storm

seatte stormCappie Pondexter scored 23 points to help the New York Liberty beat the Seattle Storm 67-62 on Friday night for their first road win of the season. Kara Braxton added a career-high 14 rebounds and eight points for New York (5-4), which was 0-3 on the road.

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Safeco Field Prepped For Fireworks

fireworksmarinersA crew helped wire the roof track of Safeco Field for a fireworks show to take place after Friday's Seattle Mariners game. The team says the 15-minute display will be the first post-game fireworks show in Safeco Field's 14-year history.

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