The Angels look to snap a three-game losing streak Wednesday night as they open a two-game series in Seattle against the Mariners at Safeco Field. Jered Weaver starts the opener against the AL West rival, while Jason Vargas gets the call for the Mariners. Seattle center fielder Franklin Gutierrez was activated before tonight's game, and is playing his first game of the season. Reliever Tom Wilhelmsen was optioned by the Mariners to make room on the active roster.
Here are tonight's starting lineups:
The Angels are 18-4 in their last 22 games against the Mariners, including winning seven of their last nine games in Seattle.
Tonight's 7:10 p.m. PDT game will be televised on Fox Sports West. For more news and information on the Angels, or on tonight's game, be sure to read the SB Nation blog Halos Heaven.