Mariners lose 6-2 to Los Angeles Angels in their last game of the season

Seattle Mariners catcher Mike Marjama, right, waits for the throw from right field as Los Angeles Angels' Shane Robinson, left, scores on a Juan Graterol sacrifice fly in the seventh inning of a baseball game in Anaheim, Calif., Sunday, Oct. 1, 2017. (AP Photo/Reed Saxon)

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Parker Bridwell pitched seven scoreless innings in a duel with James Paxton, Eric Young Jr. hit a three-run homer and the Los Angeles Angels beat the Seattle Mariners 6-2 in their season finale Sunday.

Paxton shut out Los Angeles for six innings, but Young homered off James Pazos during a six-run seventh inning.

Bridwell (10-3) allowed three hits and a walk while striking out three. Acquired in a trade with Baltimore in April, Bridwell finished the year with a 3.64 ERA.

Paxton allowed three hits and struck out nine in his best start since returning from the disabled list in mid-September.

Shae Simmons (0-2) was charged with four of Seattle's runs in the breakout seventh.

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