MLB: Baltimore 10, Seattle 4

Sept. 18, 2012 at 1:52 AM

SEATTLE, Sept. 18 (UPI) -- Matt Wieters went 3-for-5 with a two-run homer and three RBI Monday, sparking a 15-hit assault that boosted Baltimore to a 10-4 win over Seattle.

Nate McLouth added three hits and led off the game with a homer while Mark Reynolds contributed a pair of RBI hits for the Orioles, who pulled to within one-half game of the American League East-leading New York Yankees with the win.

Adam Jones went 3-for-4 with four runs scored and Manny Machado chipped in with two hits, including an RBI single to cap a three-run first inning.

Chris Tillman (8-2) held the Mariners to one run on three hits over six innings, walking none and striking out four as the O's took the opener of a three-game set.

Mariners starter Hector Noesi (2-12) was rocked for seven runs (six earned) on eight hits over 1 1/3 frames.

John Jaso, Michael Saunders and Eric Thames each cracked a homer for Seattle.

Related UPI Stories
Latest Headlines
Trending Stories
SB50: Denver Broncos face tough call at QB in 2016
Johnny Manziel's ex-girlfriend claims he hit her
NFLPA hopes to have independent arbitration for player discipline next season
Watch every star-studded Super Bowl commercial of 2016
Group recreates 'Mario Kart' video game at UK mall