Stories tagged: Hisashi Iwakuma
WEDNESDAY, FEB. 22, 2017, 11:26 P.M.
Veteran Mariners right-hander Hisashi Iwakuma learns to adjust
As he nears his 36th birthday, Seattle Mariners right-hander Hisashi Iwakuma understands the need to adjust is now an ongoing process.
FRIDAY, SEPT. 9, 2016, 11:45 P.M.
Mariners edge Oakland, move up in wild-card standings
The Seattle Mariners moved up another notch Friday night in the American League wild-card standings by holding on for for a 3-2 victory over the Oakland Athletics.
MONDAY, AUG. 29, 2016, 11:15 P.M.
Mariners continue to fade with 6-3 loss to Rangers
An early August surge that carried the Mariners into postseason contention is now a fast-fading memory amid a late August fade that, if unchecked, could usher in another meaningless September.
WEDNESDAY, AUG. 24, 2016, 11:15 P.M.
Gary Sanchez homers again, Masahiro Tanaka rolls as Yankees blank Mariners
SEATTLE – For the first time in a month, the offense that helped lift the Seattle Mariners back into playoff contention went absent and on a day Hisashi Iwakuma was …
SATURDAY, AUG. 13, 2016, 11:06 P.M.
Hisashi Iwakuma continues torrid trend as Mariners edge Oakland
Hisashi Iwakuma leads the majors in victories since May 20, and if that seems an arbitrary date, so be it.
WEDNESDAY, AUG. 3, 2016, 10:30 P.M.
Three homers enough for Hisashi Iwakuma as Seattle beats Red Sox
Nelson Cruz, Mike Zunino and Adam Lind hit solo home runs and the Seattle Mariners beat the Boston Red Sox 3-1 on Wednesday night, handing Rick Porcello his first loss …
SATURDAY, JULY 23, 2016, 11:09 P.M.
Nelson Cruz has two homers, seven RBIs as Mariners thump Blue Jays
Hisashi Iwakuma pitched six innings to win his fifth straight start, Nelson Cruz hit his ninth career grand slam and homered twice, and the Mariners matched a season high with …
SATURDAY, JULY 16, 2016, 10:57 P.M.
Hisashi Iwakuma, Robinson Cano help Mariners beat Astros 1-0
Hisashi Iwakuma limited Houston to two hits in seven innings, Robinson Cano provided the only scoring with a RBI single in the sixth and the Seattle Mariners beat the Astros …
SATURDAY, JULY 9, 2016, 8:48 P.M.
Mariners notes: Hisashi Iwakuma reaches nine wins before All-Star break for first time
Six weeks into the season, Hisashi Iwakuma had one victory through eight starts and it was easy to wonder whether the Dodgers knew something last winter when they backed away …
FRIDAY, JULY 8, 2016, 11:11 P.M.
Hisashi Iwakuma, Mariners hold on to beat Kansas City
Hisashi Iwakuma pitched into the seventh inning, Seattle scored the go-ahead runs on Yordano Ventura’s wild pitch and the Mariners held on to beat the Kansas City Royals 3-2 on …
WEDNESDAY, JUNE 22, 2016, 11:28 P.M.
Steven Moya homers twice as Detroit hands Mariners fifth consecutive setback
Steven Moya homered twice, and the Detroit Tigers withstood a shaky fifth inning from right-hander Michael Fulmer to beat the Seattle Mariners 5-1 on Wednesday night.
SUNDAY, JUNE 5, 2016, 11:11 P.M.
Profar a spark again as Rangers sweep Mariners with 3-2 win
Jurickson Profar hit a tiebreaking single in a three-run fifth inning and the Texas Rangers beat the Seattle Mariners 3-2 Sunday, sweeping a three-game series between the top two teams …
SUNDAY, APRIL 17, 2016, 5:50 P.M.
M’s notes: Seth Smith says groin ailment no longer a problem
NEW YORK — Outfielder Seth Smith is back to the strength-building stage in his recovery from a nagging groin injury that surfaced midway through spring training. “The groin is fine,” …
SUNDAY, APRIL 17, 2016, 5:46 P.M.
Yankees’ bullpen preserves 4-3 win over Mariners
The Mariners stayed away from the back end of New York’s vaunted bullpen in winning the first two games of their weekend series at Yankee Stadium.
THURSDAY, MARCH 31, 2016, 11:04 P.M.
Hisashi Iwakuma remains in line to start for Mariners on Tuesday
It was a tapered late-spring tuneup start against minor-league players and, judged on that scale, Seattle Mariners right-hander Hisashi Iwakuma declared himself satisfied.
SUNDAY, MARCH 6, 2016, 10:22 P.M.
Iwakuma throws 2 perfect innings, Mariners beat Rangers
Hisashi Iwakuma, who missed 10 weeks last season with a strained right lat, pitched two spotless innings in his first spring outing as the Seattle Mariners defeated the Texas Rangers …
WEDNESDAY, FEB. 17, 2016, 11:20 P.M.
Previewing the Mariners in spring training: Rotation
When right-hander Hisashi Iwakuma, as a free agent, reached a tentative three-year deal with the Los Angeles Dodgers in early December, the Mariners quickly filled the hole by swinging a …
THURSDAY, DEC. 17, 2015, 10:35 P.M.
Hisashi Iwakuma re-signs with Mariners after Dodgers bail out
Veteran right-hander Hisashi Iwakuma isn’t going anywhere after all. The Mariners reached a one-year deal with Iwakuma on Thursday night just hours after his three-year agreement with the Los Angeles …
THURSDAY, DEC. 17, 2015, 9:09 P.M.
Former Mariners pitcher Hisashi Iwakuma may be back on market
Former Mariners right-hander Hisashi Iwakuma could be returning to the free-agent market amid health concerns that now jeopardize his tentative three-year deal with the Los Angeles Dodgers
FRIDAY, OCT. 2, 2015
Mariners notes: Hisashi Iwakuma says Friday is just ‘another start’
SEATTLE – The goal Friday for right-hander Hisashi Iwakuma is to approach his start against Oakland as he would for any other game – and not to think about it …
WEDNESDAY, SEPT. 23, 2015
Robinson Cano leads Seattle’s homer barrage against Kansas City
KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Even now, more than three years later, the Kauffman Stadium crowd still jeers Robinson Cano in memory of the night he came up empty in the …
THURSDAY, SEPT. 17, 2015
Jesus Montero’s homer carries Mariners to victory over Angels
SEATTLE – Even after three years, Jesus Montero continues to own Angels right-hander Jered Weaver. Montero hit a three-run homer Wednesday night that carried the Mariners to a 3-1 victory …
MONDAY, SEPT. 7, 2015
Mariners sweep Oakland for season-high fifth straight win
OAKLAND, Calif. – Here we are, in the season’s final month, and, finally, the Mariners are on a roll. Their 3-2 victory on Sunday completed a three-game sweep of the …
SUNDAY, SEPT. 6, 2015, 9:27 P.M.
M’s win season-high fifth straight
Here we are, in the season’s final month, and, finally, the Mariners are on a roll. Their 3-2 victory on Sunday completed a three-game sweep of the Oakland Athletics.
TUESDAY, AUG. 25, 2015
Mariners implode after taking 5-0 lead
SEATTLE – Not to say things can’t get worse for the Mariners. There are 37 more games remaining in the season. So opportunities abound, but…Monday night will be tough to …
MONDAY, AUG. 24, 2015, 10:38 P.M.
Things look great for M’s until A’s erupt in fifth
Hisashi Iwakuma took a one-hitter and a five-run lead into the fifth inning. He didn’t make it through the fifth as Oakland posted seven runs and went on to defeat …
WEDNESDAY, AUG. 19, 2015
Hisashi Iwakuma follows no-hitter with seven strong innings in Mariners’ 3-2 victory over Rangers
ARLINGTON, Texas – No no-hitter on Tuesday for Hisashi Iwakuma, but he delivered seven strong innings for the Mariners on a sweltering night in a 3-2 victory over the Texas …
TUESDAY, AUG. 18, 2015, 9 P.M.
Hisashi Iwakuma lifts Mariners, again
Hisashi Iwakuma followed his no-hitter by limiting Texas to two runs and five hits over seven innings as the Seattle Mariners beat the Rangers 3-2 on Tuesday night.
FRIDAY, AUG. 7, 2015, 11:09 P.M.
Home runs help Mariners rally past Rangers
The Mariners used a three-homer salvo Friday night in off-setting some early defensive lapses while rallying for a 4-3 victory over the Texas Rangers at Safeco Field.
SUNDAY, AUG. 2, 2015, 9:38 P.M.
Morrison’s late-inning effort leads to M’s win
Logan Morrison drove the first pitch he saw from Minnesota reliever Brian Duensing to the gap in deep right-center for a run-scoring double, breaking a 1-1 tie in the 11th …