CLEVELAND — The Mariners scored 4 runs in the fourth inning on Tuesday night and that was good enough for the Mariners to take a 5-2 victory at Progressive Field.
The visitors plated 5 runs on 8 hits against Indians pitcher Trevor Bauer. He lasted but 4 and one third innings.
Dustin Ackley had 3 hits and drove in 2 runs for Seattle.
Jason Kipnis and Yan Gomes drove in the Tribe’s runs in a two-run 5th inning. The Indians were only 1 for 7 with runners in scoring position.
Cleveland and Seattle meet in game two on Wednesday night at Progressive Field. Cleveland is now 2 games under .500 for the serason.