Mariners Insider Blog

It's Felix vs. Red Sox - now about the offense ...

The Seattle Mariners send their best and brighest to the mound tonight, Felix Hernandez vs. the Boston Red Sox, and the question on everyone's mind is: Does he have to throw a shutout to win?

No.  He may have to throw a shutout to stay even.

The offensively challenged Mariners have been in another of their Safeco Field funks this week, and that's wasted good pitching and decent -mid-week crowds.  Boston is not a great team in 2012, but it is ca

Ichiro Suzuki      RFFranklin Gutierrez    CFKyle Seager        3BJesus Montero         DHCasper Wells          LFJustin Smoak      1BMiguel Olivo          CDustin Ackley     2BBrendan Ryan          SSFelix Hernandez       RHP