Stories tagged: baseball
Fri., Sept. 1, 2017, 3:59 p.m.
Rangers’ Adrian Beltre could miss rest of season with hamstring strain
Adrian Beltre could miss the rest of the regular season after an MRI on Friday showed a Grade 2 strain in his left hamstring.
Thu., Aug. 31, 2017, 11:30 p.m.
MLB capsules: Astros win in Florida before returning home to Houston
Jose Altuve homered, the Houston bullpen pitched 4
Thu., Aug. 31, 2017, 9:52 p.m.
Tigers trade pitcher Justin Verlander to Astros
The Detroit Tigers have traded Justin Verlander to the Houston Astros, according to a source with firsthand knowledge of the deal, beating Thursday’s 11:59 p.m. ET trade deadline.
Thu., Aug. 31, 2017, 9:30 p.m.
Mariners trade outfielder Leonys Martin to Cubs
Seattle Mariners Executive Vice President and General Manager of Baseball Operations Jerry Dipoto announced Thursday that the club has traded outfielder Leonys Martin and cash considerations to the Chicago Cubs …
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 31, 2017, 10:50 p.m.
Devoted fan Lynn Hicks always gives Spokane Indians something to chew on
Nearly every baseball player has his regular pregame rituals.
Thu., Aug. 31, 2017, 6:26 p.m.
Mariners will begin September with much-needed reinforcements
Long-awaited reinforcements begin arriving Friday for the Mariners prior to their series opener against Oakland at Safeco Field.
Thu., Aug. 31, 2017, 4:13 p.m.
Angels get slugging outfielder Justin Upton in deal with Tigers
Justin Upton is eager to get back into a playoff race. The Los Angeles Angels badly need another big bat to bolster their postseason push.
Wed., Aug. 30, 2017, 11:12 p.m.
MLB capsules: Red-hot Indians sweep Yankees on the road
Trevor Bauer and Ryan Merritt shut down the Yankees’ offense, leading the Cleveland Indians to a doubleheader sweep in New York that damaged New York’s chances to win the A.L. …
Wed., Aug. 30, 2017, 10:04 p.m.
Indians take one-game lead in Northwest League’s North Division
The Spokane Indians have the inside track to the Northwest League’s North Division second-half title.
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 30, 2017, 5:05 p.m.
Streaking Orioles hand Mariners fifth consecutive setback
Welington Castillo went 4 for 4 with a homer and three RBIs, Jonathan Schoop singled in the go-ahead run in the eighth inning and the Baltimore Orioles beat the Seattle …
Wed., Aug. 30, 2017, 12:42 p.m.
Mariners make an expensive move to bolster their rotation
Mired in a four-game skid that threatens their postseason aspirations, the Seattle Mariners acquired veteran RHP Mike Leake on Wednesday from the St. Louis Cardinals in a trade for minor-league …
UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 29, 2017, 8:26 p.m.
Bundy throws 1-hitter, streaking Orioles beat Seattle 4-0
Dylan Bundy threw a one-hitter for his first career shutout, Manny Machado hit two of Baltimore’s four solo homers, and the Orioles extended their winning streak to six games with …
Tue., Aug. 29, 2017, 3:34 p.m.
Mariners pregame: M’s continue long road trip, lineups and starters against the Orioles
Seattle Mariners (66-66) at Baltimore Orioles (66-65) at 4:05 p.m. at Camden Yards in Baltimore.
Mon., Aug. 28, 2017, 11:13 p.m.
On the Farm: Mariners minor league affiliate report for Aug. 28
Recaps for the Seattle Mariners top affiliates for Monday provided by team releases and wire reports.
Mon., Aug. 28, 2017, 11:03 p.m.
MLB Capsules: Royals extend scoreless streak to franchise-record 43 innings
The Kansas City Royals extended their scoreless streak to a franchise-record 43 innings, getting shut out for a fourth straight game in a 12-0 loss to the Tampa Bay Rays …
UPDATED: Mon., Aug. 28, 2017, 11:20 p.m.
Big ninth inning carries Spokane Indians over Salem-Keizer
Curtis Terry went 3 for 5 and homered in the fourth for his team-leading 11th time this season, and the Spokane Indians rallied in the ninth to beat the Salem-Keizer …
UPDATED: Mon., Aug. 28, 2017, 8:25 p.m.
Mariners waste Gamel’s career day with late loss against Orioles
Adam Jones hit a milestone home run, Welington Castillo had three hits and two RBIs and the Baltimore Orioles beat the Seattle Mariners 7-6 Monday night for their fifth straight …
Mon., Aug. 28, 2017, 4:57 p.m.
Flooding forces Astros to play Rangers at home of the Rays
The Houston Astros will play their series against the Texas Rangers at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Florida, this week, the biggest change yet forced by Hurricane Harvey and widespread …
Sun., Aug. 27, 2017, 10:55 p.m.
Tyler Ratliff homers twice, lifts Indians to 5-4 win over Volcanoes
Tyler Ratliff homered twice and went 4 for 4 to lead the Spokane Indians in a 5-4 win over the Salem-Keizer Volcanoes in the second of a five-game Northwest Leage …
Sun., Aug. 27, 2017, 8:47 p.m.
Back on top: Japan beats Lufkin, Texas, 12-2 for LLWS title
Tsubasa Tomii buckled down after allowing two first-inning home runs and Japan hit three homers in the fourth and won the Little League World Series title with a 12-2 victory …
Sun., Aug. 27, 2017, 4:07 p.m.
Vince Grippi: Mariners continue to drop ball in big situations
If you are wondering why the M’s have been basically 50/50 all season, the bottom of the first from Yankee Stadium went a long way in explaining it to you. …
UPDATED: Sun., Aug. 27, 2017, 4:26 p.m.
Mariners make 5 errors in 1st, Yankees roll to 10-1 rout
Masahiro Tanaka finally flourished under the sun, Starlin Castro had four hits and the New York Yankees took advantage of a record five errors by the Seattle Mariners in the …
Sat., Aug. 26, 2017, 11:33 p.m.
On the Farm: Mariners minor league affiliate report for Aug. 26
Recaps for the Seattle Mariners top affiliates for Saturday provided by team releases and wire reports.
Sat., Aug. 26, 2017, 11:26 p.m.
MLB Capsules: Gausman, Orioles rout Red Sox second straight day
Kevin Gausman pitched four-hit ball into the eighth inning, Tim Beckham hit a three-run homer and the visiting Baltimore Orioles routed the Boston Red Sox for the second straight day, …
Sat., Aug. 26, 2017, 10:37 p.m.
Spokane Indians knock off Salem-Keizer behind Tyler Phillips’ strong start
Austin O’Banion drove in a pair of runs on a double in the fifth inning, giving Spokane the lead for good as the Indians went on to beat the Salem-Keizer …
Sat., Aug. 26, 2017, 7:25 p.m.
Outfielder Braden Bishop leads Mariners prospects
A few years ago, the organization seemed to have a minimal number of speedy center-field types that could play defense, get on base and put pressure on the opposing defense. …
UPDATED: Sat., Aug. 26, 2017, 2:44 p.m.
Mariners shut down by Gray in the Bronx
Greg Bird reached base three times in his long-awaited return to the Yankees’ lineup and Jacoby Ellsbury homered and drove in four runs, leading Sonny Gray and New York over …
Fri., Aug. 25, 2017, 11:58 p.m.
On the Farm: Mariners minor league affiliate report for Aug. 25
Recaps for the Seattle Mariners top affiliates for Friday provided by team releases and wire reports.
Fri., Aug. 25, 2017, 11:41 p.m.
MLB Capsules: Stanton goes deep again and Marlins top Padres
Giancarlo Stanton homered twice, increasing his major league-leading total to 49, and tied a career high with five RBIs, helping the Miami Marlins climb above .500 for the first time …
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 25, 2017, 11:05 p.m.
Spokane Indians shut out by Tri-City, fall to third in North Division
Tri-City starter Nick Margevicius allowed three hits and no walks over five innings to lead the Dust Devils over the Spokane Indians 4-0 in the finale of a three-game Northwest …