SEATTLE (AP) – Marco Gonzales was looking for a retaliation against the Royals of Kansas City.
Gonzales (8-5) scored a 6-hitter in his Seattle Mariners' 4-1
"My last trip against these guys was not going well – my second start of the year, I think – so I looked" I was a bit more upset than usual, "said Gonzales.
Mitch Haniger and Mike Zunino Married for Seattle.
Gonzales had been chased after only 2 1/3 innings of 10-0 loss on April 9, but the start of Friday was very different. Gonzalez, who had never taken a game into the eighth inning, until he went 7 1/3 innings against Tampa Bay earlier this month, he did not need more than 13 playing fields to finish any inning against the Royals.
"He has a lot of confidence right now, because everything he has in this Mariner's manager Scott Servais said,
Whit Merrifield decided to lead the match and was brought forward to second place by Rosell Herrera, with Gonzales taking down Merrifield from second base to the Baserunner eliminate, and pulled si He returned nine straight batters before getting into trouble in fourth place.
Herrera doubled the left field player's glove Denard Span with an Out. An infield single by Mike Moustakas cornered the runners, but Gonzales scored Salvador Perez for an inning-end double to keep the Royals off the pitch.
"The way we played and the fun we have" I've already done it, I can not wait for my fifth day, "Gonzales said." Being able to go out there and make a positive one Contributing and having those guys behind you is pretty incredible. "
Royals starter Ian Kennedy (1-8) pulled back the first 10 battles before he got into trouble fourth, with Jean Segura reaching an infield single to give Seattle the game's first base runner, Haniger followed the midfield wall twice to give the Mariners a 2-0 lead.
Zunino scored one after a 2-2 victory in first two places Solo home run in two rows top of the upper deck in the left field to extend the Mariners' lead to 3-0 in the fifth.
Kennedy left after five innings because of the tightness in his left side, the on the last field to Zunino.  I grabbed it, "Kennedy said. "And then the rest of the innings stayed tight, compensating for the last few pitches, so I knew … the right thing to do is say something."
Segura added a double-row RBI single in the seventh inning of Brandon Maurer to give Seattle a 4-0 advantage.
Adalberto Mondesi doubled to open the ninth and Moustakas delivered a two-out single to midfield to drive home the only run of the game for the Royals.
Outfielder Jorge Bonifacio was recalled and returned to the lineup for the Royals on Friday after completing an 80-game suspension to test positive for a performance-enhancing drug. Bonifacio was suspended in March after being tested positive for boldenone, an anabolic androgenic steroid. Bonifacio started the game in the left field and went 0 for 3 with a strikeout. He beat 255 with 17 home runs and 40 RBIs in 113 games as a rookie in 2017. OF Ryan Goins was scheduled for use on Thursday to clear a roster. "It was a hard time down there in Arizona, but I learned from it, it will never happen again," said Bonifacio.
Royals: C Perez was back in the lineup after playing Wednesday in Milwaukee in the ninth inning after taking a foulball off of his right leg.
Mariners: 3B Kyle Seager was back in the lineup after only beating Baltimore on Sunday. Seager has an "Avulsion Fracture" in his big toe and got his day off to rest on the field. He is not expected to need a disabled list stint and Seager plans to play the injury.
Royals: RHP Jason Hammel (2-9) will contest his 17th season start on Saturday. Hammel has lost four starts in a row and has allowed at least three earned runs in three of the four games.
Mariners: RHP Felix Hernandez (7-6) will climb the mountain for the 18th time this season Run of strong starts. After the hard first two months of the season, Hernandez has only made a deserved run in three of his five starts in June.