Stories tagged: baseball
Sat., Aug. 19, 2017, 6 a.m.
Spokane Indians reliever Joe Kuzia took the independent road to the Northwest League
Shortly after his senior year ended at St. John’s University, Joe Kuzia turned his focus to the 2015 June amateur draft. On draft day, Kuzia listened for his name to …
Sat., Aug. 19, 2017, 12:02 a.m.
On the Farm: Mariners minor league report for Aug. 18
Recaps for the Seattle Mariners top affiliates for Friday provided by team releases and wire reports.
Fri., Aug. 18, 2017, 10:47 p.m.
MLB Capsules: Machado’s slam helps Orioles rally past Angels
Manny Machado capped a three-homer night with a grand slam in the ninth inning, and the Baltimore Orioles rallied to beat the Los Angeles Angels 9-7 on Friday night in …
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 18, 2017, 11:28 p.m.
Spokane Indians beat Vancouver on Whatley’s 11th inning homer
Matt Whatley homered in the 11th inning, lifting the Spokane Indians to a 3-2 win over the Vancouver Canadians on Monday in the third of a four-game Northwest League series.
Fri., Aug. 18, 2017, 8:31 p.m.
Mariners down Rays behind strong effort from Erasmo Ramirez
A three-run first inning on Friday provided the perfect start for the Mariners to a 12-game trip that spans four cities and will likely determine whether they play meaningful games …
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 18, 2017, 7:11 p.m.
Mariners Log: M’s start road trip with convincing win over Rays
Nelson Cruz went 3 for 5 with a homer and a pair of doubles and the Seattle Mariners beat the Tampa Bay Rays 7-1 on Friday in St. Petersburg, Florida.
Fri., Aug. 18, 2017, 6:06 p.m.
Mariners’ Amanda Hopkins is first female baseball scout in more than 50 years
Nearly two years ago, Amanda Hopkins’ phone rang. It was a call she dreamt of receiving, one that broke barriers and made her a part of baseball history. Almost immediately, …
Fri., Aug. 18, 2017, 3:31 p.m.
Mariners Pregame: M’s on the road again, lineups and starters
Seattle Mariners (61-61) at Tampa Bay Rays (60-63) at 4:10 p.m. at Tropicana Field.
Thu., Aug. 17, 2017, 11:16 p.m.
On the Farm: Mariners minor league affiliate report for Aug. 17
Recaps for the Seattle Mariners top affiliates for Thursday provided by team releases and wire reports.
Thu., Aug. 17, 2017, 11:11 p.m.
MLB Capsules: Nomar Mazara drives in five to help Rangers edge White Sox
Nomar Mazara drove in five runs, including a tiebreaking three-run homer in the fifth inning, and the Texas Rangers held on to beat the Chicago White Sox 9-8 on Thursday …
Thu., Aug. 17, 2017, 4:47 p.m.
Haunted by legacy, Red Sox owner wants to rename Yawkey Way
The Boston Red Sox will ask the city to rename Yawkey Way, the street alongside Fenway Park, to erase what owner John Henry called a haunting reminder of the ballclub’s …
Thu., Aug. 17, 2017, 4:44 p.m.
Steinbrenner, Torre like Jeter in front office with Marlins
Derek Jeter won five World Series during a 20-year run with the New York Yankees. He piled up 3,465 hits and made the All-Star team 14 times while becoming one …
Thu., Aug. 17, 2017, 3:29 p.m.
Mariners among nine teams vying for two wildcard spots in A.L.
An open date Thursday in the Mariners’ schedule offers a chance to assess before they begin a four-city trip Friday with the first of three weekend games at Tampa Bay. …
Thu., Aug. 17, 2017, 6 a.m.
On the Farm: Mariners minor league affiliate report for Aug. 16
Recaps for the Seattle Mariners top affiliates for Wednesday provided by team releases and wire reports.
Wed., Aug. 16, 2017, 9:51 p.m.
Big fifth inning ignites Vancouver past Spokane Indians in series opener
Reggie Pruitt gave the Canadians the lead for good with a home run in the fifth inning, and Vancouver defeated the Spokane Indians 6-2 in the first of a four-game …
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 16, 2017, 5:37 p.m.
Yonder Alonso homers, drives in three and Mariners hold off Orioles
Recently acquired Yonder Alonso hit his first homer for Seattle and drove in three runs, and Marc Rzepczynski struck out Chris Davis with the bases loaded to end the Mariners’ …
Wed., Aug. 16, 2017, 3 p.m.
Mariners Notebook: Andrew Albers brings some stability (at least temporarily) to Mariners’ rotation
Mariners manager Scott Servais opts to keep rotation in line through the next cycle after newcomer Andrew Albers delivers five strong innings in his first start since arriving in a …
Tue., Aug. 15, 2017, 11:11 p.m.
On the Farm: Mariners minor league affiliate report for Aug. 15
Recaps for the Seattle Mariners top affiliates for Tuesday provided by team releases and wire reports.
Tue., Aug. 15, 2017, 11:03 p.m.
Baseball capsules: Giancarlo Stanton homers in sixth straight game in Marlins’ loss to Giants
Giancarlo Stanton homered in his sixth consecutive game to give him a major league-leading 44, but the Miami Marlins fell 9-4 to the San Francisco Giants on Tuesday night.
Tue., Aug. 15, 2017, 11:01 p.m.
Recently acquired Andrew Albers helps Mariners end five-game skid
Andrew Albers earned his first major league win in four years, pitching five effective innings as the Seattle Mariners beat the Baltimore Orioles 3-1 on Tuesday night to snap a …
UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 15, 2017, 10:17 p.m.
Tyree Thompson stars on mound in Spokane Indians’ 5-4 victory
Tyree Thompson turned in his strongest start, Matt Whatley slugged his fourth home run and the Spokane Indians averted a seventh-inning disaster in a 5-4 victory over the Eugene Emeralds …
Tue., Aug. 15, 2017, 9:46 p.m.
Tigers’ Kinsler says ump Hernandez should get out of game
Detroit Tigers second baseman Ian Kinsler had harsh words Tuesday for Angel Hernandez, saying the veteran umpire should get a different job.
Tue., Aug. 15, 2017, 9:37 p.m.
Mariners Notebook: M’s shake up pitching staff with a series of moves
The Mariners, as expected, promote recently-acquired Andrew Albers from Triple-A Tacoma. They also recall Sam Gaviglio after optioning Casey Lawrence and Thyago Vieira to the Rainiers. Christian Bergman is designated …
Mon., Aug. 14, 2017, 11:10 p.m.
MLB caps: Stanton continues home-run binge for Marlins
Mon., Aug. 14, 2017, 10:43 p.m.
Manny Machado, Orioles slam past slumping Mariners, 11-3
Tim Beckham hit the first pitch of the game out for his first career leadoff homer, Manny Machado hit the sixth grand slam of his career an inning later, and …
Sun., Aug. 13, 2017, 10:04 p.m.
Bryce Harper has bone bruise, Nationals hopeful he’s back this season
When Bryce Harper couldn’t put any weight on his left leg when he was helped off the field, the worst-case scenario certainly seemed realistic.
Sun., Aug. 13, 2017, 7:02 p.m.
Vince Grippi: Mariners still have a shot despite sweep
The Mariners still have a shot at the playoffs even after opening their only August homestand with a four-game sweep. The negative type. You know, four consecutive losses to the …
UPDATED: Sun., Aug. 13, 2017, 8:05 p.m.
Angels, not Mariners, hold second wild card spot after four-game sweep
Parker Bridwell threw six strong innings and the Los Angeles Angels completed a four-game sweep, beating the Seattle Mariners 4-2 Sunday for their sixth straight win.
Sat., Aug. 12, 2017, 11:48 p.m.
On the Farm: Mariners minor league affiliate report for Aug. 12
Recaps for the Seattle Mariners top affiliates for Saturday provided by team releases and wire reports.
UPDATED: Sat., Aug. 12, 2017, 11:09 p.m.
Angels again expose Mariners bullpen, rally for 6-3 victory
Luis Valbuena’s two-run homer in the seventh inning pulled Los Angeles even, Albert Pujols added a two-run double in the eighth and the Angels rallied for a 6-3 victory over …