>>Red Sox Outslug M's
Dustin Pedroia was one of five Boston players to go deep and finished with three RBI, as the Red Sox outslugged the Mariners 11-8 in the second of four games at Safeco Field. Kendrys Morales homered twice and drove in three and Brad Miller went 3-for-5 with four RBI for the M's, who had won their previous two. Blake Beavan fell to 0-and-2 with the loss.
>>Mariners Look For Series Win
The Mariners play the third of a four-game series against the Boston Red Sox tonight at Safeco Field. Aaron Harang is the scheduled starting pitcher for Seattle, Injured outfielder Mike Morse has been taking batting practice and could be playing minor-league rehab games soon before rejoining the M's off the disabled list.
>>Gold Cup In Seattle This Week
The Gold Cup soccer tournament for the championship of North America holds matches at CenturyLink Field this week. Group A matches will take place Thursday. Panama and Martinique, surprise winners in the first group matches Sunday in California, will play each other at 5:30 p.m. local time. That is followed by Mexico against Canada.