Seattle Stops Detroit, Blue Jays Beat Texas


Kyle Seager hit three home runs as the Seattle Mariners beat the Detroit Tigers 11-6 at Comerica Park.  

Seager became the first Mariner to go yard three times since Jose Lopez, who did it September 22nd, 2010.

Catcher Tom Murphy hit back-to-back homers with the third baseman twice.

John Hicks and Jake Rogers both homered as the Tigers built a 6-3 lead in the fifth., but were unable to hold on.

In other MLB action on Tuesday, at Rogers Centre, Billy McKinney and Teoscar Hernandez hit back-to-back home runs in the sixth inning and the Toronto Blue Jays kept the Texas Rangers off the board in a 3-0 victory.

Randal Grichuk also hit a solo homer for the Blue Jays (51-72).

Wilmer Font served as the opener for Toronto, allowing one hit and two walks over his two innings of work.