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Mariners Moose Tracks, 10/9/21: Kiké Hernández, Rowdy Tellez, and Bobby Witt, Jr.

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One day’s full slate of playoff baseball is in the books as the weekend gets underway.

Division Series - Boston Red Sox v Tampa Bay Rays - Game Two Photo by Billie Weiss/Boston Red Sox/Getty Images

Good morning everyone and happy Saturday! We’re coming off our first full day of playoff baseball with the ALDS and NLDS both in full swing yesterday. Let’s get you that and the latest from around baseball.

In playoff news...

  • Yordan Alvarez had another big game for the Astros in Houston’s 9-4 win over the White Sox, giving them a commanding 2-0 lead in the series.
  • Kiké Hernández went 5-for-6 to ignite the Red Sox offense as Boston defeated the Rays 14-6. The two teams are now split at 1-1.
  • The first NLDS matchup saw the Brewers eke out a 2-1 win over Atlanta thanks to a decisive two-run homer by Rowdy Tellez.
  • In the matchup between baseball’s two best teams, the Giants came out on top in Game 1 4-0 behind 10 strikeouts from Logan Webb.

In Mariners news...

  • Congratulations to Noelvi!
  • There goes one of the more significant additions the M’s made last winter.

Around the league...

  • I mean...Dave Dombrowski does love to spend.