SEATTLE (AP) -- The Boston Red Sox have the best record in the American League and need to get healthy to stay there.
The Red Sox lost their third straight game Monday night -- matching their season high -- in an 11-4 defeat to the Seattle Mariners.
Felix Hernandez (9-4) pitched seven strong innings, allowing two runs and six hits, and Raul Ibanez hit his 22nd home run as part of the Mariners' 15-hit attack.
Jon Lester (8-5) allowed nine hits and five runs in five-plus innings for the Red Sox, who at 54-37 have the best record in the majors and lead the AL East by 3
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