The Mariners have won consecutive season openers for the first time since winning three in a row in 1995, ’96 and ’97.
Erik Bedard struck out the first batter on three consecutive strikes to start his Mariners. debut and finished with five
strikeouts on the night while only allowing three hits.
The Mariners recorded more walks (7) than hits (6) in today’s game; the Mariners only had more walks than today’s total in two games last season.
The Mariners’ come-from-behind win today was the first of the season. In 2007, the Mariners were…