Mariners rout Texas http://kplu.org en Preview: Young hitters shine for the Mariners, but is it enough? http://kplu.org/post/preview-young-hitters-shine-mariners-it-enough <p>The Mariners routed the Texas Rangers last night 21-8. Justin Smoak hit two three-run homers against his former team and the Mariners had two eight-run innings. Jesus Montero homered among his three hits and drove in four runs. And Kyle Seager had four hits and two RBIs.</p><p>It was their second win in a row against the AL West-leading Rangers. And you can certainly say the Mariners have been &quot;streaky&quot; lately.</p> Thu, 31 May 2012 19:00:00 +0000 Kirsten Kendrick & Art Thiel 5153 at http://kplu.org Preview: Young hitters shine for the Mariners, but is it enough?