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• Carlos Triunfel made his first career start in the Majors on Friday night, hitting ninth and playing shortstop. The 22-year-old infielder made his Major League debut on Sept. 7 and recorded his first MLB hit on Sept. 13.

"Good time to get Carlos in there," manager Eric Wedge said. "Give [Brendan Ryan] two days off in a row. Get Carlos in there against the left-hander. Been wanting to try to get him a start, and feel like this is a good night to do it."

• The Mariners enter Friday's game against the Rangers with home runs in 10 straight contests. The team's longest streak this season came from Aug. 17-28, went they went deep in 11 consecutive games.

• Carlos Triunfel made his first career start in the Majors on Friday night, hitting ninth and playing shortstop. The 22-year-old infielder made his Major League debut on Sept. 7 and recorded his first MLB hit on Sept. 13.

"Good time to get Carlos in there," manager Eric Wedge said. "Give [Brendan Ryan] two days off in a row. Get Carlos in there against the left-hander. Been wanting to try to get him a start, and feel like this is a good night to do it."

• The Mariners enter Friday's game against the Rangers with home runs in 10 straight contests. The team's longest streak this season came from Aug. 17-28, went they went deep in 11 consecutive games.