Right-hander, who is approaching a career high in innings, struggles for the second consecutive start against the Yankees.
Seattle's tall righty allowed a season-high seven runs in a 9-4 defeat to the Yankees on Monday
at T-Mobile Park, a frightening figure given that his previous high was six against the same team last week
Gilbert's four-plus inning start was his shortest since Aug. 27, 2021,
and none of them were clean 1-2-3 frames, though he did get the first two outs three times.
However, opposing teams entered the night with an.802 OPS against him with two outs,
and the Yankees went 3-for-6 with a single, double, home run, and walk against him in such situations on Monday.
The putaway pitch escaped him more frequently than not.
Gilbert, the 'workaholic,' is critical to the Mariners' stretch run.
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