Stories tagged: Hisashi Iwakuma
UPDATED: Mon., Nov. 27, 2017, 2:53 p.m.
Mariners sign RHP Hisashi Iwakuma to minor-league deal
The Seattle Mariners have signed right-handed pitcher Hisashi Iwakuma to a minor-league contract with an invite to spring training. The deal announced Monday keeps Iwakuma with the only organization he …
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 2, 2017, 6:52 p.m.
Mariners decline options on pitchers Hisashi Iwakuma, Yovani Gallardo
The Seattle Mariners have declined 2018 contract options on right-handed pitchers Hisashi Iwakuma and Yovani Gallardo, making both free agents.
Sat., Sept. 9, 2017, 5:30 p.m.
Mariners notes: Season starts to fade for Hisashi Iwakuma, Jarrod Dyson
While James Paxton and Felix Hernandez remain on track to return this week to active duty, the calendar is starting to work against Hisashi Iwakuma and Jarrod Dyson.
Sat., Sept. 2, 2017, 7:29 p.m.
Mariners notes: Three starting pitchers move closer to return
Could James Paxton, Felix Hernandez and even Hisashi Iwakuma return to help the Mariners
Thu., Aug. 10, 2017, 8:54 p.m.
Mariners Notebook: Haniger and Iwakuma showing progress in recovery from injuries
Mariners right fielder Mitch Haniger could be ready to start a rehab assignment next week in his recovery from getting hit in the face by a pitch. Right-hander Hisashi Iwakuma …
Tue., July 4, 2017, 3:53 p.m.
Mariners Notebook: Hisashi Iwakuma suffers another setback in recovery from shoulder injury
Seattle Mariners right-hander Hisashi Iwakuma received a combined cortisone and platelet rich plasma shot to aid healing in his ailing shoulder after experiencing renewed discomfort in a recent throwing workout.
Fri., June 16, 2017, 5:17 p.m.
Mariners Notebook: Another pitching swap but moving closer to having healthy staff
Felix Hernandez and Hisashi Iwakuma could return to the Seattle Mariners’ rotation by late next week; Drew Smyly also making progress. First, though, club makes another bullpen tweak by recalling …
Thu., June 15, 2017, 11:55 a.m.
Mariners Noon Number: Hisashi Iwakuma finally on rehab assignment
Seattle Mariners veteran starter Hisashi Iwakuma pitched four innings on Wednesday in a rehab assignment with Class High-A Modesto.
Thu., June 8, 2017, 7:12 p.m.
Mariners Notebook: Lefty Drew Smyly ready for major test in recovery from elbow injury
It might seem a small thing that Mariners left-hander Drew Smyly finally threw a handful of pitches Thursday from the lower part of a bullpen mound. He won’t argue.
Tue., June 6, 2017, 9:16 p.m.
Mariners Notebook: M’s improving injury news extends beyond Felix and Haniger
Seattle Mariners shortstop Jean Segura expected to begin baseball-related activities later this week in recovery from high ankle sprain; right-hander Hisashi Iwakuma scheduled for another simulated game; lefty Drew Smyly …
Tue., May 30, 2017, 3:14 p.m.
Mariners Pregame: End of the road, lineups and starters
The Seattle Mariners (23-29) conclude a two-game series at the Colorado Rockies (33-20) on Tuesday at 4:10 p.m. at Coors Field.
Wed., May 3, 2017, 11:52 p.m.
Mariners’ four-run eighth erases a nightmarish sixth
Mariners score four two-out runs in the eighth inning for a much-needed comeback victory after squandering a four-run lead.
UPDATED: Wed., May 3, 2017, 11:26 p.m.
Mariners Log: M’s narrowly snap three-game losing streak
Jean Segura had a two-run single as part of a four-run eighth and the Seattle Mariners held on to beat the Los Angeles Angels 8-7 at Safeco Field on Wednesday.
UPDATED: Thu., April 27, 2017, 5:23 p.m.
Mariners take series from Detroit by scoring in ninth inning
Kyle Seager and Ben Gamel lifted Seattle past Detroit – at closer Francisco Rodriguez’s expense.
Fri., April 21, 2017, 11:29 p.m.
Mariners punchless attack against Athletics extends road miseries
Mariners fall to 1-8 on the road and drop back into last place in the American League West Division.
Fri., April 21, 2017, 10:36 p.m.
Mariners Log: Offense flat as M’s fall to 1-8 on the road in loss to Athletics
Oakland Athletics left-hander Sean Manaea limited the Seattle Mariners to one run over six innings on five hits and three walks with six strikeouts and the A’s beat the M’s …
UPDATED: Sun., April 9, 2017, 9:54 p.m.
Mariners blow 7-run lead in loss to Angels
Albert Pujols hit his 592nd career homer and a tying two-run single in the ninth inning before Cliff Pennington’s drive to the wall capped the Los Angeles Angels’ seven-run inning …
Sun., April 9, 2017, 11:30 a.m.
Mariners Pregame: M’s send Hisashi Iwakuma against Halos in series finale
Mike Trout added to his legendary stats against the Seattle Mariners on Saturday clubbing a seventh-inning, two-run homer to lift the Los Angeles Angels over the M’s 5-4.
UPDATED: Tue., April 4, 2017, 8:44 p.m.
Mariners Log: Offense silenced second consecutive day by Astros pitching
Much like Opening Day, the Houston Astros took advantage of good pitching and solo home runs. Lance McCullers Jr took care of the pitching, Brian McCann and Marwin Gonzalez homered …
Wed., March 29, 2017, 7 p.m.
Mariners salvage tie with run in ninth inning
An RBI double by Ryan Casteel, a minor-league call-up, enabled the Mariners to escape with a 3-3 tie against the Dodgers despite going 3-for-18 with runners in scoring position.
UPDATED: Fri., March 24, 2017, 8:05 p.m.
Mariners’ Iwakuma zones it and delivers top-form to beat Royals
Hisashi Iwakuma limits Kansas City to one run in four hits in 5 2/3 innings in his last extended start prior to the regular season.
Wed., 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.
Fri., 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.
Mon., 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.
Wed., 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 …
Sat., 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.
Wed., 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 …
Sat., 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 …
Sat., 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 …
Sat., 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 …