Mariners lose second straight to Angels

Seattle MarinersLos Angeles AngelsChone FigginsIchiro Suzuki

The Mariners were unable to figure out Angels starter Jared Weaver, who pitched a complete-game shutout and struck out six batters, in a 4-0 loss at Safeco Field.

Despite dropping tonight’s contest, the Mariners have still won 3 of their last 7, 17 of 27 and 18 of last 29 games…26-
19 over last 44 games…still have a winning record at home (18-17) and in night games (26-22).
• After allowing 4 runs in the first inning, Fister retired 7 in a row (1st-3rd) and faced just two batters over the minimum
between the 2nd and 7th innings.
• Fister has lost each of his last three starts and 5 of his last 6 decisions
• Fister has tossed at least 7.0 innings in 5 of his last 6 starts (dating back to 5/13 @ CLE).
• In Fister’s past 3 starts, all runs he has allowed have been in a single inning (4 runs allowed in 5th inning 6/9 @ DET;
3 runs allowed in 2nd inning 6/4 @ TB)…all 3 outcomes have resulted in losses for the Mariners.
• Mike Carp recorded a season-high 2 hits and has recorded a hit in 3 of 5 games he’s appeared in since making his
season debut with SEA on 6/8…sixth career multi-hit game, first of the 2011 season.
• Chone Figgins has reached now base safely in his last 9 consecutive games (7 hits, 4 walks).
• After sitting for the first time in 255 G on 6/10 @ DET, Ichiro Suzuki has a streak of 4 multi-hit games…2nd time this
year he’s recorded multi-hit games in 4 straight games (last: 4/27-30).
• Tonight is only the third time this season the Mariners have been shut out and only the second time at home (4/16 @
KC, 5/7 vs. CWS).

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