New York Yankees defeat Seattle Mariners, 5-2

SEATTLE - Another series, another win.

Such is life these days for the Yankees.

Sergio Mitre had his best outing of the year, giving up one earned run over 5-1/3 innings to help pitch the Bombers to a 5-2 win over the Mariners Saturday night.

Nick Swisher's two-run home run provided the winning margin for the Yankees, who beat Seattle for the third straight day to clinch their fourth consecutive series and 13th in their last 15. Despite putting two runners on, Marian...