MLB: San Francisco 4, Seattle 2

SEATTLE, June 16 (UPI) -- Melky Cabrera's two-run homer in the eighth gave San Francisco a four-run lead Friday and the Giants held on to down Seattle 4-2.

MLB: Los Angeles Dodgers 8, Seattle 3

SEATTLE, June 9 (UPI) -- Clayton Kershaw struck out 12 batters in seven innings Saturday, sending the Los Angeles Dodgers to an 8-3 interleague win over Seattle.

MLB: Tampa Bay 3, Seattle 2 (12 innings)

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla., April 30 (UPI) -- Elliot Johnson's run-scoring single in the 12th inning capped the Tampa Bay Rays' 3-2 comeback victory over Seattle.

MLB: Toronto 7, Seattle 2

TORONTO, April 29 (UPI) -- Edwin Encarnacion hit a tiebreaking homer and Henderson Alvarez turned in a strong start Sunday, boosting Toronto to a 7-2 win over Seattle.

MLB: Seattle 5, Detroit 4

DETROIT, April 26 (UPI) -- Chone Figgins had an RBI double in the seventh inning Thursday that boosted the Seattle Mariners to a 5-4 win over the Detroit Tigers.

MLB: Chicago White Sox 4, Seattle 0

SEATTLE, April 21 (UPI) -- Phil Humber tossed the 21st perfect game in baseball history Saturday, carrying the Chicago White Sox to a 4-0 win over Seattle.
Phil Humber hurls perfect game for Chisox

Phil Humber hurls perfect game for Chisox

SEATTLE, April 21 (UPI) -- Phil Humber tossed the 21st perfect game in baseball history Saturday, carrying the Chicago White Sox to a 4-0 win over Seattle.

MLB: Texas 5, Seattle 3

ARLINGTON, Texas, April 12 (UPI) -- Ian Kinsler and Michael Young combined for six hits, five runs batted in and four runs scored Thursday and powered Texas to a 5-3 win over the Seattle Mariners.

MLB: Seattle 5, Minnesota 4

MINNEAPOLIS, Sept. 22 (UPI) -- Trayvon Robinson's two-run single gave Seattle the lead in a three-run seventh inning Wednesday and the Mariners fought off Minnesota 5-4.

MLB: New York Yankees 3, Seattle 2

SEATTLE, Sept. 14 (UPI) -- Mariano Rivera earned his 600th career save, and his 41st of the season, by nailing down the New York Yankees' 3-2 win over Seattle Tuesday.

MLB: Seattle 7, Kansas City 3

SEATTLE, Sept. 10 (UPI) -- Miguel Olivo had a double, triple and home run Friday, scoring three times and driving in two runs in leading Seattle to a 7-3 win over Kansas City.

MLB: Seattle 2, Los Angeles Angels 1

ANAHEIM, Calif., Sept. 7 (UPI) -- Felix Hernandez allowed one unearned run over eight innings Tuesday in the Seattle Mariners' 2-1 win over the Los Angeles Angels.

MLB: Seattle 3, Cleveland 2

CLEVELAND, Aug. 22 (UPI) -- Franklin Gutierrez drove in the go-ahead run with a ninth-inning sacrifice fly Monday and the Seattle Mariners used it to edge Cleveland 3-2.

MLB: Toronto 7, Seattle 5

TORONTO, July 21 (UPI) -- Rajai Davis delivered a two-run double with two outs in the eighth inning Thursday, lifting the Toronto Blue Jays to a 7-5 win over the Seattle Mariners.

MLB: Seattle 2, Florida 1 (10 innings)

SEATTLE, June 27 (UPI) -- Dustin Ackley scored the go-ahead run on a wild pitch during an intentional walk in the 10th inning Sunday, boosting Seattle to a 2-1 win over Florida.
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Miguel Olivo
St. Louis Cardinals Rick Ankiel scores from second base on a single by Yadier Molina while Kansas City Royal catcher Miguel Olivo sets up for the play in the sixth inning at Busch Stadium in St. Louis on May 24, 2009. Kansas City won the game 3-2. (UPI Photo/Bill Greenblatt)

Miguel Eduardo Olivo Peña (born July 15, 1978 in Villa Vasquez, Dominican Republic) is a Major League Baseball catcher for the Seattle Mariners. He bats and throws right-handed.

Olivo was originally signed as an undrafted free agent by the Oakland Athletics in 1996 and played in the A's minor-league system through 2000. In December 2000, he was traded to the Chicago White Sox for Chad Bradford, an episode recounted in a chapter of the popular baseball/business book Moneyball, although Olivo was mentioned only in passing. In July 2001, while playing for White Sox Class AA affiliate Birmingham, Olivo was suspended for six games and barred from that year's All-Star Futures Game for using a corked bat. Olivo maintained the bat, which had an A's logo on it, had been given to him by a former teammate while playing in the Athletics system.

He made his major league debut on September 15, 2002 with the Chicago White Sox and played 6 games that year. He was traded from the Sox to the Seattle Mariners in June 2004 along with Jeremy Reed in exchange for Freddy Garcia and Ben Davis. After struggling with the Seattle Mariners he was traded to the San Diego Padres in 2005 for minor leaguer Daniel Mateo. A year later he was traded to the Florida Marlins in 2006.

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