Having won three – yes, three! – games in a row, if the Seattle Mariners take the Angels today it will be more than just a sweep.
It will be the second-longest winning streak of their season.
To the hot bats of Ichiro (.342) and Russell Branyan (.321), add that of Adrian Beltre, who has hit .341 in the past seven games.
It’s Garrett Olson vs. Ervin Santana, and Olson is getting the opportunity to show himself as a starting pitcher as the Mariners look down the road into the none-too-distant future.
Ichiro leads off,…