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Sheffield shuts down Rockies for 1st W as Mariners win 5-3

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Posted at 12:14 PM, Aug 10, 2020
and last updated 2020-08-10 14:14:35-04

SEATTLE (AP) — Justus Sheffield pitched six shutout innings for his first major league win, Dylan Moore hit a two-run homer and the Seattle Mariners beat the Colorado Rockies 5-3 on Sunday.

Sheffield, one of three pitchers 24 or younger in the Mariners’ starting rotation, gave up four hits without a walk and struck out seven in his longest stint of the season.

Charlie Blackmon extended his hitting streak to 13 games with a first-inning double for the Rockies.