Kings in Spring (March 8)
More news from Mariners camp today, where right-hander Tom Wilhelmsen (’10) contributed a scoreless inning to a seven-pitcher shutout in a 1-0 win over the defending World Series champion San Francisco Giants.
Wilhelmsen struck out Eli Whiteside swinging, Darren Ford looking and induced Miguel Tejada into a 5-3 groundout. Justin Smoak (’08) walked and scored on a triple by Ryan Langerhans in the fifth for the only run in the game.
Over at Camelback Ranch, the Mariners’ “B” squad beat the Los Angeles Dodgers, 7-1. Right-hander Yoervis Medina (’10) threw a scoreless inning of relief.