Stories tagged: Mariners news
UPDATED: Thu., April 18, 2019, 10:54 p.m.
As he grabbed a new bat from his trunk full of them, and fresh looking pair of batters gloves in preparation for his daily session in the indoor batting cages, …
Thu., April 11, 2019, 5:05 p.m.
Scott Servais wouldn’t take credit for it. And he wouldn’t share who actually came up with the concept. But when the Mariners manager was asked about his team’s relentless approach …
UPDATED: Thu., April 11, 2019, 2:50 p.m.
The Mariners went into Major League Baseball’s record books thanks to the home-run power of Dee Gordon.
UPDATED: Mon., April 8, 2019, 10:16 p.m.
Seattle Mariners slugger Edwin Encarnacion homered twice in the sixth inning against the Kansas City Royals on Monday night, becoming the fifth player to do it twice in a career.
Mon., April 8, 2019, 7:57 p.m.
It took Edgar Martinez a decade on the ballot to reach the pinnacle of baseball. A visit to the Hall of Fame on Monday reaffirmed his appreciation of being selected …
UPDATED: Thu., April 4, 2019, 6:28 p.m.
Maybe the Mariners should have tried this whole “step back” plan a long time ago.
UPDATED: Wed., April 3, 2019, 8:17 p.m.
The hottest team in baseball – the Seattle Mariners – will be getting two days off instead of one. Will it cool off an offense that has scored six runs …
UPDATED: Thu., March 14, 2019, 9:40 p.m.
Throughout the offseason, the decisions made about the future of the Seattle Mariners took on different catchphrases.
Sat., March 9, 2019, 12:56 p.m.
Seattle Mariners third baseman Kyle Seager will see a hand specialist after rolling his left wrist during a spring training game. Seager was pulled Friday night after jamming his glove …
UPDATED: Wed., March 6, 2019, 10:08 p.m.
Infusion of young talent makes the late innings of Cactus League games a must watch for the Mariners
The Mariners’ “step back” resulted in several prospects arriving in Peoria, Arizona, who breathed life into a low-ranked minor league system.
UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 26, 2019, 8:36 p.m.
The 50-year-old Dipoto had a hectic offseason, his fourth in charge of the Mariners, as he overhauled Seattle’s roster in the hopes of creating a contender in two or three …
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 23, 2019, 9:38 p.m.
New Mariners pitcher Yusei Kikuchi is still getting used to the different ball in MLB compared to Japan, not to mention the unseasonably cold and rainy weather in Arizona, but …
Fri., Feb. 22, 2019, 3:49 p.m.
A judge in Seattle has ruled that Lorena Martin’s wrongful termination lawsuit against the Mariners must be resolved in private arbitration rather than in court.
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 20, 2019, 6:53 p.m.
Mariners third baseman Kyle Seager enters the 2019 season after a physical and dietary remake. He learned to embrace flexibility training, spinach, and a long-term health plan. Seager played the …
UPDATED: Mon., Feb. 11, 2019, 6:06 p.m.
If nothing else, the Seattle Mariners’ early arrival for spring training will give them a little more meet-and-greet time.
UPDATED: Sun., Jan. 27, 2019, 7:20 p.m.
Reliever Hunter Strickland and the Seattle Mariners have finalized a $1.3 million, one-year contract.
Wed., Jan. 23, 2019, 4:24 p.m.
Sources confirm the Mariners’ deal they have often said they were going to make with the iconic outfielder. He will go with the team on its trip to Japan.
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 22, 2019, 11:04 p.m.
John Blanchette: Overlooked no more – Edgar Martinez gets the national recognition he deserves with Hall of Fame induction
Once the Seattle Mariners’ Hall of Fame designated hitter puts that decisive swing on Jack McDowell’s split-fingered fastball and the camera tracks the ball into left field, you never see …
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 22, 2019, 10 p.m.
‘Too valuable not to be on the field’: George Brett reacts to Edgar Martinez’s induction to the Baseball Hall of Fame
Martinez spent his entire 18 seasons with the M’s, a rarity in the free-agent era of the game. He shares that distinction with another Hall of Famer with area ties …
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 22, 2019, 8:59 p.m.
After nine years appearing on the ballot, and falling just 20 votes short last year, Seattle Mariners legend Edgar Martinez became the first player who played the majority of his …
UPDATED: Mon., Jan. 21, 2019, 9:28 p.m.
The battle between teeth-gnashing anxiety and dreamy hope inside the minds of Mariners’ fans will either explode into more bitter disappointment … or into long-awaited joy for Edgar Martinez in …
UPDATED: Mon., Jan. 21, 2019, 8:07 p.m.
The Seattle Mariners have acquired infield prospect Shed Long from the Yankees in exchange for outfield prospect Josh Stowers.
Wed., Jan. 2, 2019, 3:25 p.m.
The Seattle Mariners have signed Japanese left-handed pitcher Yusei Kikuchi to a four-year deal just ahead of the deadline for him to sign with a major league club or be …
UPDATED: Sun., Dec. 30, 2018, 5:13 p.m.
The Seattle Mariners say they fired high-performance director Lorena Martin this season in part because she created a hostile work environment and ignored recommended treatments for injured players issued by …
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 21, 2018, 4:03 p.m.
A wrongful-termination lawsuit filed by the Seattle Mariners’ former high-performance director alleges she went to team owners John Stanton and Buck Ferguson and CEO Kevin Mather as far back as …
Wed., Dec. 19, 2018, 9:46 a.m.
The Seattle Mariners and Bellevue-based telecommunications giant T-Mobile announced a naming rights agreement that will last for the next 25 years, pending approval by the Washington State Major League Baseball …
UPDATED: Thu., Dec. 13, 2018, 4:48 p.m.
Slugger Edwin Encarnacion has been traded to Seattle and first baseman Carlos Santana has returned to the Indians in a three-team deal that also involved Tampa Bay. The Rays got …
UPDATED: Mon., Dec. 10, 2018, 8:44 p.m.
A 25-year lease for the Seattle Mariners to remain at their ballpark and related agreements have been approved by the Washington State Major League Baseball Stadium Public Facilities District Board.
UPDATED: Mon., Dec. 3, 2018, 10:04 p.m.
Matt Calkins: Are the Mariners in fact building for a brighter future as they dismantle 2018 roster?
So a mom, dad and their two kids hop into a self-driving Subaru, zip under some hoverboards on their way to the stadium, slip on their climate-controlled jackets when they …
UPDATED: Mon., Dec. 3, 2018, 3:07 p.m.
The Philadelphia Phillies acquired two-time All-Star shortstop Jean Segura from the Seattle Mariners for veteran slugger Carlos Santana and infielder J.P. Crawford on Monday. The Phillies also get left-hander James …