Kyle Lewis, Tim Lopes lead Mariners out of five-run deficit to beat A's in first game of doubleheader

SEATTLE — Just a day earlier, Tim Lopes was relegated to the purgatory that is the alternate training site in Tacoma. With the scheduled intrasquad scrimmage scuttled due to poor air conditions and on-field activities limited or cancelled, he was just happy to get 10 minutes of hitting in the cage on Sunday morning.Meanwhile in Arizona, Kyle Lewis wasn’t in the starting lineup for the first time since August 6 — a span 31 games. The hope was that a “day off” might help recharge him and break him from a two-week slump where he had .130/.245/.261 slash line* with just six hits in 46 at-bats, two…

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