2014-08-21 07:55:00 by Metro Networks, Inc.
(Philadelphia, PA) -- The Seattle Mariners are now a game back of Detroit in the race for the second AL Wild Card berth, after dropping a 4-3 decision to Philadelphia. Starting pitcher James Paxton got roughed up for four runs on seven hits over four innings. Kendrys Morales had a solo home run in the second inning. The Mariners have the day off, and will play a three-game series at Boston starting tomorrow.