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DJ LeMahieu

M's cruise to 7-2 win over Rockies

SEATTLE The Seattle Mariners don't have many of these games. You know, drama-free, nondescript, easy wins. On most nights, it's an inning-by-inning grind that comes down to their final at-bat. But on Saturday, the Mariners made it look simple, bashing four homers and getting decent starting pitching and solid relief work from the bullpen in a 7-2 victory over the Colorado Rockies. The Mariners grabbed a 1-0 lead two pitches into the second inning. Robinson Cano jumped on a 1-0 sinker from Rockies' starter Yohan Flande and hammered it off the facade of the upper deck in deep right for his 16th homer of the season. Seattle continued to add on runs. With two outs in the...