2014-09-03 07:16:00 by Metro Networks, Inc.
(Oakland, CA) -- The Mariners will try to take their series with Oakland this afternoon after earning a 6-5 win. Rookie starter James Paxton gave up two runs on four hits over seven and two-thirds innings to pick up his fifth victory of the season. Kyle Seager smacked a two-run homer in the fifth inning for Seattle. The Mariners and A's will play again this afternoon.