Stories tagged: Dustin Ackley
Sat., Feb. 4, 2017, 7:07 p.m.
L.A. Angels sign Dustin Ackley to minor league deal
The Los Angeles Angels have signed first baseman Dustin Ackley to a minor-league deal with an invitation to major league spring training. The Angels announced the deal Saturday with Ackley, …
Fri., July 31, 2015
Mariners send Dustin Ackley to Yankees in 3-player trade
ARLINGTON, Texas – The New York Yankees acquired utility player Dustin Ackley from the Seattle Mariners for a pair of minor leaguers Thursday. New York sent right-hander Jose Ramirez and …
Thu., July 30, 2015, 9:19 p.m.
Mariners trade Ackley to Yankees
The New York Yankees acquired utility player Dustin Ackley from the Seattle Mariners for a pair of minor leaguers Thursday.
Sun., March 22, 2015
M’s Dustin Ackley finding his game, arm in the outfield
MESA, Ariz. – His job title may have changed. But Dustin Ackley keeps all of the tools of his trade handy just in case. When Mariners manager Lloyd McClendon told …
Fri., March 20, 2015
Robinson Cano’s double powers Mariners past Indians 5-2
PEORIA, Ariz. – Robinson Cano’s two-run double highlighted a three-run fifth inning Thursday night that carried the Mariners to a 5-2 victory over Cleveland at Peoria Stadium. Right-hander Taijuan Walker …
Sun., March 1, 2015
M’s Dustin Ackley welcomed son on way to spring training
PEORIA, Ariz. – Dustin Ackley and his 7-months- pregnant wife were about an hour from stop No. 2 in their cross-country trek from Michigan to Arizona for the start of …
Sat., Feb. 28, 2015, 6:31 p.m.
Mariners’ Ackley settles in after premature birth of son
Dustin Ackley and his 7-months- pregnant wife were about an hour from stop No. 2 in their cross-country trek from Michigan to Arizona for the start of spring training when …
Sun., Aug. 31, 2014, 9:11 p.m.
Ackley leads Mariners over Nationals
Dustin Ackley delivered one of his best performances of the season Sunday at a time when the Mariners desperately needed the boost.
Sat., Aug. 23, 2014, 7:51 p.m.
M’s cash in on another big inning
The Mariners have scored in only two innings the past two days, and that’s still been enough to beat slumping Boston.
Sun., Aug. 3, 2014
Top of lineup comes through in 6-3 Mariners win
BALTIMORE – This is how it’s supposed to work when everything is right: The hitters at the top of the lineup reaching base and the hitters in the middle of …
Sat., June 21, 2014, 7:49 p.m.
Ackley delivers a win for Mariners
The Mariners beat the Kansas City Royals for the second straight game by conjuring ninth-inning magic. This time, it was Dustin Ackley who delivered the winner in a 2-1 victory.
Sat., June 7, 2014, 4:30 p.m.
Ackley powers M’s victory
Dustin Ackley drove in three runs, Roenis Elias won his second consecutive start, and the Seattle Mariners beat the Tampa Bay Rays 7-4 on Saturday.
Thu., May 15, 2014
Mariners’ McClendon’s ejection a sign that he’s a player’s manager
SEATTLE – John Buck was ready to explode, ready to let first-base umpire Lance Barksdale have it, and as a result, ready to ruin Mike Zunino’s day off. But before …
Sat., May 4, 2013, 4:04 p.m.
Ackley grand slam leads Mariners’ victory
Dustin Ackley hit his first career grand slam, Michael Saunders homered twice and the Mariners roughed up Cy Young knuckleballer R.A Dickey, beating the struggling Toronto Blue Jays 8-1 on …
Mon., Feb. 18, 2013
Ackley looks to put tough 2012 behind him
PEORIA, Ariz. – For Dustin Ackley, this is brand-new territory. He has always been the prodigy, the hitting machine. He was the one who routinely caused teammates and opponents alike …
Thu., March 15, 2012
M’s Ackley looks like natural at second base
PEORIA, Ariz. – Consider second base second nature now for Dustin Ackley. It wasn’t that way a year ago, when Ackley was still trying to learn his new position. A …
Sat., Aug. 6, 2011
Rookie second baseman Dustin Ackley a bright spot for the Seattle Mariners
SEATTLE – In the midst of another disappointing Mariners season, Dustin Ackley has been one of the few beacons of light. And hope. Ackley continues to grow in stature by …
Sun., July 31, 2011
Young players lead charge as Mariners nip Rays
SEATTLE – While manager Eric Wedge continues to yearn for a veteran to make a consistently positive impact on the Seattle Mariners’ offense, the reality is that the young players …
Sat., June 18, 2011
Dustin Ackley singles in first at-bat with Mariners
SEATTLE – Manager Eric Wedge told Dustin Ackley to have fun. He expected nothing more, nothing less of the Seattle Mariners’ highly regarded prospect before his major league debut Friday …
Fri., June 17, 2011
M’s youth movement continues
SEATTLE – It was always a matter of when Dustin Ackley would finally get the call and make the trek up Interstate 5 as the prized prospect of the Seattle …
Thu., June 16, 2011, 6:35 p.m.
Ackley makes M’s debut Friday
It was always a matter of when Dustin Ackley would finally get the call and make the trek up Interstate 5 as the prized prospect of the Seattle Mariners farm …
Thu., June 16, 2011, 10:45 a.m.
Mariners’ Ackley to make major league debut
Prized Seattle Mariners prospect Dustin Ackley will likely make his major league debut Friday as the Mariners host Philadelphia, the best team in the bigs. Ackley’s debut has been anticipated …
Thu., March 24, 2011
Ackley ready for the call
PEORIA, Ariz. – It hardly came as a surprise when the Seattle Mariners optioned highly regarded prospect Dustin Ackley to Class AAA Tacoma on Wednesday. The Mariners, scouts and even …
Mon., Feb. 28, 2011
Famed Dodger Duke Snider dies
Baseball: Hall of Fame outfielder Duke Snider has died. He was 84. The former Brooklyn and Los Angeles Dodgers star died early Sunday of what the family called natural causes …
Tue., Aug. 18, 2009
In brief: M’s sign Ackley at deadline
The Seattle Mariners went right to the 9 p.m. PDT deadline Monday before announcing they had agreed to a deal with Dustin Ackley, the No. 2 overall pick in the …
Wed., June 17, 2009
M’s top pick shines at CWS
OMAHA, Neb. – When it comes to naming the greatest hitters in College World Series history, the conversation now must include Dustin Ackley. His numbers certainly back up the argument.