Felix Hernandez had 11 strikeouts in seven innings, and the Mariners hit a season-high four home runs in an 8-2 over the Tampa Bay Rays at Safeco Field.
Because Texas won, the M's remain 1 1/2 games behind the Rangers in the A.L. West.
Carlos Peguero hit two home runs, while Justin Smoak and Jack Cust also added homers in the win. Chone Figgins added an RBI single for the Mariners.Copyright © 2014, Los Angeles Times