A pair of teams looking to make up some ground in the American League wild card race open up a series in the Pacific Northwest. The Detroit Tigers kick off a four game series against the Seattle Mariners Monday night. Detroit lost the finale of a four game set with the Rays 9-1 at home Sunday to end up with a split. Seattle salvaged the finale of a three game set against the Rangers on the road with a 7-3 victory Sunday afternoon. The Mariners won two of three in Detroit in the first series between the teams this season April 25-27.