Mariners acquire power bat of Alonso.
The Athletics traded all-star first baseman Yonder Alonso to the Mariners for minorleague outfielder Boog Powell. Alonso, 30, is having a breakthrough power season while playing on a one-year contract, batting .266 with a career-high 22 home runs and 49 RBIs . ... Darren Daulton, an all-star catcher who was the leader of the Phillies’ NL championship team in 1993, died of brain cancer at age 55. — The Associated Press