Cano and Seager lead Mariners over Astros 13-2

Cano and Seager lead Mariners over Astros 13-2
Seattle Mariners' Robinson Cano connects for an RBI double against the Houston Astros in the first inning of a baseball game Tuesday, July 1, 2014, in Houston. (AP Photo/Pat Sullivan)
HOUSTON (AP) — Robinson Cano and Kyle Seager had three RBIs apiece, James Jones added two and a seven-run sixth inning propelled the Seattle Mariners to score a season high in a 13-2 win over the Houston Astros on Tuesday night.

Cano drove in two to give Seattle the lead in the first and hit the first of the five doubles in the sixth ining that tied a franchise mark and pushed the lead to 10-1.

Hisashi Iwakuma (6-4) went six innings, giving up a run on seven hits while striking out seven.

Jones' three hits included a triple. Seager doubled and hit a solo homer in the ninth as the Mariners also set a season-high with 18 hits.

Jarred Cosart (8-6) tied a season-high by allowing six runs on nine hits in 5 2-3 innings to end a four-game winning streak.