Mariners-Padres series moved to San Diego over air quality concern

Mariners Giants move series to San Francisco due to wildfire smoke

This week, the poor air quality forced the Mariners to move their home series at T-Mobile Park against the Giants to San Francisco's home ballpark.

The Mariners had already had two games this week against the Giants moved from Seattle to San Francisco - where air quality was an issue earlier in the month. The Mariners and Oakland Athletics played a Monday doubleheader in the smoke in Seattle and players expressed concern.

The area has had unhealthy air quality for about a week after weather patterns have brought smoke from wildfires east of Seattle in Washington, Oregon and California. Tuesday's game will be made up on Wednesday with the second, and final, game of the series now scheduled for Thursday.

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Both teams had a scheduled day off Thursday that allowed them to avoid playing a doubleheader on Wednesday.

Rather than repeating that again Tuesday. officials decided it was best to reschedule the Tuesday contest - moving it to San Francisco with a new start time to be announced later. The M's and Padres played a doubleheader to finish up the series after Seattle was one of many sports teams that chose to postpone a game by a day at that time in protest of racial inequality. There are now nine major wildfires burning in the Washington. Forty-five games have been postponed due to COVID-19.

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