By Jason Puckett
Safeco Field- The Mariners started their 10-game home stand with a 4-2 win over the White Sox to improve to 25-33 on the season.
Joe Saunders earned the win, improving to 4-5 on the season as he went 6.1 innings and allowed one run on five hits.
Seattle scored their runs in the second and third innings.
Third inning as Raul Ibanez hit a three-run home run off of John Danks to put Seattle up 4-1. Ibanez had worked the count full before hitting out to right field.
Player of Game:
Saunders, as he gave another masterful performance at Safeco. Saunders improved to 10-1 in 15 career starts at Safeco.
Felix Hernandez (6-4, 2.38) gets the call against Jake Peavy (6-3, 3.62)