Napoli belts two homers as Rangers rout Mariners

San Diego Padres Starting pitcher Tyson Ross  celebrates after scoring a run as the San Diego Padres take on the Milwaukee Brewers at Miller Park in Milwaukee WI

Rougned Odor lashed a line-drive double to right, barely beating the throw, and Mazara scored.

"The last one might have been the biggest one", manager Scott Servais said.

Napoli homered twice and drove in four runs in Saturday's 10-4 rout, while Gomez went deep Friday and has six RBIs in the first two games of the series.

"Fortunately they didn't catch them today", Seager joked. Chirinos continued playing in the game. The Rays took over the second Wild Card spot in the American League this weekend, with the Boston Red Sox (38-30) three games ahead of them for the first slot so far. Bregman was gifted with a 4-0 lead after the Mariners pounced on Yu Darvish in the first inning and he mostly managed to keep the good vibes going as the game progressed. An Elvis Andrus throwing error scored Seager and provided the Mariners more insurance.

If this was Christian Bergman's last start in the Mariners' rotation, he's at least given the organization some confidence that he can be called on again if needed and fill in more than capably.

Mike Zunino had the Mariners' first hit, in the fifth, but Texas lefty Dario Alvarez left the catcher stranded. Texas goes for its eighth victory in nine games and looks to complete a three-game sweep of the visiting Seattle Mariners on Sunday afternoon.

Choo Shin-soo of the Texas Rangers has reached double figures in home runs for the first time in two years. Seager had RBI doubles in the first, third and eighth innings for Seattle, which won at Texas for the first time in its last nine tries.

Seattle starter James Paxton (5-2) allowed seven hits and seven runs in 32/3 innings. He gave up three home runs in one inning, bringing his season total to seven in 25 innings.

Carlos Gomez made it 3-0 with a two-run single into center before Mike Napoli lofted a two-run homer to left.

Burke Perry of Sioux Falls, South Dakota, was in the second row when Louisville's Josh Stowers lost grip of his bat as he swung at a pitch against Texas A&M to end the third inning. Banister confronted Wendelstedt and was in the process of walking back to the dugout when West approached, sparking a more animated conversation and the ejection.

Mariners: RHP Felix Hernandez (strained oblique) is scheduled to make a rehab start with Triple-A Tacoma and throw 80 to 85 pitches.

NATIONALS 7, METS 2: Max Scherzer struck out 10 over eight masterful innings to reach double digits for the fifth straight start and limited the Mets to four hits, leading Washington at NY.

The Mariners first have to deal with Detroit, with Sam Gaviglio (3-1, 3.41) taking the mound opposite Anibal Sanchez (0-0, 9.00) in Monday's 7 p.m. game at Safeco Field.

DODGERS 3, REDS 1: Alex Wood remained unbeaten by pitching four-hit ball over eight innings, leading Los Angeles at Cincinnati.

The Texas Rangers began a season-long stretch of 20 consecutive games on Friday.

Daniel Norris (4-4) got the win, giving up three runs on eight hits and a walk in six-plus innings.

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