SEATTLE -- There was plenty of baby talk at the ballpark. Only this centered around Houston pitcher Brad Peacock. Peacock was scheduled to start the series finale Sunday against the Seattle Mariners. But Colton Joseph Peacock interrupted those plans.
The Washington Nationals thrashed the Cincinnati Reds in MLB, while Corey Kluber starred in a Cleveland Indians loss. Trea Turner reached base in all six of his at bats, collecting five hits with four runs scored, two RBIs and a walk in the Nationals
Mariners Wins trump rules The Mariners’ Jarrod Dyson had the temerity to ignore one of baseball’s unwritten rules by bunting for a hit during the sixth inning of a no-hit game Wednesday, and the media is still talking about it two days after the fact. His successful bunt led to an eventual victory. I’m all for tradition, but the primary professional function of a ballplayer is to win. Tom Likai, Shoreline Right formula for M’s Mike Zunino has become a monster. We’ve seen the reawakening of Kyle Seager, and there’s been no falloff from Mitch Haniger upon his return. At the top of the lineup, Jean Segura and Ben Gamel are getting on base with as much regularity as any combo in baseball, setting