Series Preview: Mariners Come To The Big A For Last Home Series

By Jason Evans

The Angels are doing exactly what they have to do. Win the game in front of them and let the rest take care of itself. The Angels are now just two games out of a wild card with the Mariners coming into town.

Sept. 23, 2012; Anaheim, CA, USA; Los Angeles Angels left fielder Vernon Wells (10), center fielder Mike Trout (27) and right fielder Torii Hunter (48) run in at the end of the game after defeating the Chicago White Sox 4-1at Angel Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Jayne Kamin-Oncea-US PRESSWIRE

Six of the Angels nine remaining games are against the Mariners, including this series tonight. These two clubs matched up at the beginning of the month in Seattle, which had the Angels take two of three. The Angels are 8-5 against the Mariners this year.The Angels are 6-3 in their last nine games. The Mariners are 3-6 in their last nine, but have looked better in the second half compared to the first.

Here are your pitching matchups for the series:

Tonight: Erasmo Ramirez vs Zack Greinke

Wednesday: Felix Hernandez vs C.J. Wilson

Thursday: Hisashi Iwakuma vs Dan Haren

Tonight and tomorrow are at 7:05PT/10:05ET. Thursday is at 12:35PT/3:35PT.