• Cano's 65 hits in his first 50 games are the fourth most by a Mariners infielder in the first 50 games of a season. Alex Rodriguez had 68 in 1997 and 67 in '96, while Joey Cora had 66 in '97.
• Mariners right-hander Chris Young is the only pitcher with seven or more starts at Safeco Field without a loss. Young improved to 5-0 with a 2.82 ERA in eight career starts at the stadium with Monday's 5-1 win over the Angels. Four of those starts have come this year with Seattle as he's 2-0 with a 1.65 ERA at home.
Greg Johns is a reporter for MLB.com. Follow him on Twitter @GregJohnsMLB as well as his Mariners Musings blog. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.