The Seattle Mariners (6-6) will face the Cleveland Indians (5-4) tonight in the second game of their series. The game takes place at 7:10 PM PT, and can be seen on ROOT Sports or watched on 710 ESPN.
The Mariners have one significant change to their lineup, as first baseman Justin Smoak is out today with a mildly strained right hamstring, and will be listed as day-to-day. Dustin Ackley will get his first start at the position, while Munenori Kawasaki will move over to second base. Ackley stays at the second spot while Kawasaki will get the start at the eight spot. Here is the full lineup courtesy of Greg Johns at MLB.com.
1: Chone Figgins LF
2: Dustin Ackley 1B
3: Ichiro Suzuki RF
4: Jesus Montero DH
5: Kyle Seager 3B
6: Michael Saunders CF
7: Miguel Olivo C
8: Munenori Kawasaki 2B
9: Brendan Ryan SS
Starting pitcher: Jason Vargas LHP
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