Greg Norton watches his two-run double in the eighth inning. (Jim Bryant/AP)
By Chris Hester / Special to MLB.com
Left-hander Erik Bedard allowed just two hits over 6 2/3 scoreless innings in his return from the disabled list to earn his second victory. Bedard didn't allow a hit until a leadoff double in the fifth inning. The Mariners ended a three-game losing streak, all three losses by one run.
a-Walked for Murphy in the 7th. b-Struck out for Davis in the 7th. c-Singled for Sweeney, R in the 9th. 1-Ran for Cust in the 7th.
BATTING 2B: Crosby (8, Bedard). HR: Sweeney, M (2, 8th inning off Morrow, 0 on, 2 out). TB: Sweeney, M 4; Brown, E 2; Crosby 2; Barton. RBI: Sweeney, M (8), Barton 2 (8). 2-out RBI: Sweeney, M. Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Ellis; Sweeney, R 2; Sweeney, M 2. GIDP: Davis. Team LOB: 9.
FIELDING DP: (Crosby-Ellis-Sweeney, M). Pickoffs: Braden (Betancourt at 1st base).