Pitching has held Cleveland to five runs over the last 19 innings, and Ryan Rowland-Smith will try to continue that roll.
On the other hand, the Mariners have scored only seven runs in the same span – and won twice.
J.J. Putz is unavailable today, so if it comes to the ninth inning, it’s proably ‘closer’ Roy Corcoran.
And we’re off …
Power Up …
Adrian Beltre led off the second inning with his 22nd home run, tying Raul Ibanez for the team lead.
In this series, every run has been precious and the