The Oakland A’s beat the Seattle Mariners 4-1. Tony Kemp mashed a three-run home run in the fifth inning for Oakland, which improved to 54-94. The Mariners fell to 81-66 and are in 3rd place in the American League Wild Card race. The teams continue the series this evening at 6:40.
The San Francisco Giants blasted the Rockies 6-3. Austin Slater added two hits and an RBI for San Francisco, which improved to 71-77. Game three of a four-game series is this afternoon at 5:40.
Former Los Angeles Dodgers shortstop Maury Wills is dead at the age of 89. Wills played eight seasons with the Dodgers and won three world series titles with the team. Wills won the National League MVP in 1962 and the led NL in stolen bases from 1960 to 1965.