Stories tagged: Mariners news
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 …
UPDATED: Mon., Dec. 3, 2018, 1:43 p.m.
The New York Mets have acquired longtime star second baseman Robinson Cano and major league saves leader Edwin Diaz from the Seattle Mariners in a seven-player trade.
UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 1, 2018, 8:45 p.m.
Robinson Cano, Edwin Diaz deal framework agreed upon, pending final approvals in Mariners-Mets trade
Multiple reports that were later confirmed by MLB sources said the Mariners will send $20 million to the Mets as part of the package.
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 30, 2018, 8:43 p.m.
Analysis: What a potential Edwin Diaz and Robinson Cano trade to the Mets would mean for the Mariners
The Mariners are shopping a trade to the Mets that would send Edwin Diaz and Robinson Cano to New York in exchange for two to three prospects. Here’s what that …
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 30, 2018, 7:58 p.m.
Reliever Alex Colome was acquired by the Chicago White Sox from the payroll-shedding Seattle Mariners for catcher Omar Narvaez.
UPDATED: Mon., Nov. 19, 2018, 8:53 p.m.
Imagine a Mariners starting rotation without its most talented pitcher going into the 2019 season. As part of general manager Jerry Dipoto’s offseason of change, which isn’t a teardown, a …
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 15, 2018, 7:26 p.m.
A report from Maury Brown of Forbes stated that the Mariners have reached an agreement with T-Mobile for the naming rights of their stadium, which had been known as Safeco …
UPDATED: Mon., Nov. 12, 2018, 8:56 p.m.
The Seattle Mariners are denying claims made by the club’s recently fired training and conditioning director, who said team management had disparaged Latino players.
Tue., Oct. 30, 2018, 8:32 p.m.
The Seattle Mariners have declined their part of outfielder Denard Span’s $12 million mutual option for next year in favor of a $4 million buyout, making the 34-year-old a free …
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 30, 2018, 4:07 p.m.
Edgar Martinez is stepping down as the hitting coach for the Seattle Mariners and moving into a new role as a hitting adviser for the entire organization. The move announced …
UPDATED: Mon., Oct. 1, 2018, 9:48 p.m.
Seattle general manager Jerry Dipoto said Ichiro Suzuki will be in spring training with the Mariners in 2019 and hinted the veteran outfielder could be on the roster when the …
UPDATED: Mon., Oct. 1, 2018, 9:06 p.m.
The Mariners made one significant change to their coaching staff following the 2018 season. At a small news conference at Safeco Field on Monday afternoon, manager Scott Servais announced pitching …
Mon., Sept. 24, 2018, 7:37 p.m.
Mariners teammates stood and applauded and “God Bless America” played on speakers when Felix Hernandez entered Seattle’s clubhouse after becoming a U.S. citizen.
Tue., Sept. 11, 2018, 5:57 p.m.
While his teammates – all of them likely unaware of his decision – conversed/yelled in the Mariners’ clubhouse before Tuesday’s game at loud decibels to overcome the blaring music already …
UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 4, 2018, 6:43 p.m.
A brawl involving several players broke out in the Seattle Mariners’ clubhouse Tuesday afternoon several hours before a game at Safeco Field. Shortstop Jean Segura, catcher Mike Zunino and other …