Stories tagged: Mariners
THURSDAY, SEPT. 8, 2016, 11:21 P.M.
Kyle Seager, Dae-Ho Lee help Mariners defeat Texas again
The Mariners kept their flickering postseason hopes alive Thursday behind homers from Kyle Seager and Dae-Ho Lee in a 6-3 victory over the Texas Rangers at Safeco Field.
WEDNESDAY, SEPT. 7, 2016, 11:10 P.M.
Adam Lind homers twice, including grand slam, to lead Mariners past Texas
Finally, on Wednesday, the Mariners got a look at a right-handed starting pitcher – and they pounced and feasted in an 8-3 victory over the Texas Rangers at Safeco Field.
TUESDAY, SEPT. 6, 2016, 10:08 P.M.
Rangers deal Mariners’ playoff hopes another blow
Mathematically, it’s not yet over for the Mariners after Tuesday’s 10-7 loss to Texas Rangers at Safeco Field. But if it’s not dark yet, it’s getting there.
MONDAY, SEPT. 5, 2016, 10:26 P.M.
Robinson Cano’s 32nd homer gets Mariners started in 14-6 win over Rangers
Robinson Cano homered during a five-run first inning, the Mariners knocked out starter Cole Hamels early and then Seattle pulled away with a six-run sixth inning in a 14-6 win …
SUNDAY, SEPT. 4, 2016, 10:24 P.M.
Shoemaker hit in head by liner; Mariners lose to Angels 4-2 win
Albert Pujols and C.J. Cron hit back-to-back home runs in the first inning and six relievers combined to shut down Seattle after starter Matt Shoemaker was hit in the head …
SATURDAY, SEPT. 3, 2016, 10:01 P.M.
Taijuan Walker’s season scrapes bottom as Angels swamp M’s
Taijuan Walker’s season, which began with such promise, continued its downward spiral Saturday when he failed to make it through the first inning of the Mariners’ 10-3 loss to the …
FRIDAY, SEPT. 2, 2016, 11:35 P.M.
Nine-run second inning allows Mariners to overcome early Angels lead
It seems strange that the Mariners’ formula for beating the Los Angeles Angels at Safeco Field starts with serving up a three-run homer to Mike Trout in the first inning.
FRIDAY, SEPT. 2, 2016, 8:56 P.M.
Newest Mariner, Ben Gamel, gets immediate chance in outfield
Following Wednesday’s trade that netted outfielder Ben Gamel, general manager Jerry Dipoto said the Mariners wanted to “see where he’s at in September and gauge what that means for 2017.”
WEDNESDAY, AUG. 31, 2016, 11:07 P.M.
Rangers rough up Felix Hernandez, Mariners
ARLINGTON, Texas – Rougned Odor homered twice a day after hitting a game-ending shot and Carlos Gomez connected for a grand slam off Felix Hernandez, sending the Texas Rangers to …
TUESDAY, AUG. 30, 2016, 9:04 P.M.
Mariners lose on Rougned Odor’s two-run homer in ninth
Rougned Odor hit a two-run homer in the bottom of the ninth inning Tuesday and the American League-best Texas Rangers beat the Seattle Mariners 8-7.
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.
SUNDAY, AUG. 28, 2016, 10:54 P.M.
Solid outing for Taijuan Walker but Mariners fall 4-1 to White Sox
Taijuan Walker allowed four runs in 7
SUNDAY, AUG. 28, 2016, 6:04 P.M.
Dan Altavilla fitting in nicely in the Seattle Mariners bullpen
As reliever Dan Altavilla blew through three Chicago batters Saturday in his major-league debut, the least surprised person at U.S. Cellular Field might have been his former Double-A Jackson teammate.
SATURDAY, AUG. 27, 2016, 10:48 P.M.
Mariners pitching falters in loss to White Sox
Had the Mariners not squandered a late three-run lead Thursday in losing the series opener to the Chicago White Sox, then absorbing a 9-3 thumping Saturday would go down a …
SATURDAY, AUG. 27, 2016, 8:56 P.M.
Mariners recall Lee, bring up two relievers
As expected, the Mariners bolstered their thin bullpen prior to Saturday’s game against the White Sox and sought to balance their lineup by recalling first baseman Dae-Ho Lee from Triple-A …
FRIDAY, AUG. 26, 2016, 11:27 P.M.
Felix Hernandez, bullpen outpitch Chris Sale as M’s top White Sox
Chris Sale struck out 14 but got outpitched by Felix Hernandez and the Seattle bullpen, and the Mariners ended a three-game skid Friday night by beating the Chicago White Sox …
THURSDAY, AUG. 25, 2016, 10:32 P.M.
Mariners blow three-run lead in seventh, lose in ninth
Todd Frazier tied it with an RBI single in the seventh inning and won it with a line drive down the left-field line in the ninth to lift the Chicago …
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 …
TUESDAY, AUG. 23, 2016, 11:13 P.M.
Yankees’ CC Sabathia turns back clock to slow down Mariners
Taijuan Walker’s return Tuesday to the Mariners’ rotation mirrored his season. There were tantalizing moments of promise that faded into disappointment. And a 5-1 loss to New York Yankees.
MONDAY, AUG. 22, 2016, 11:24 P.M.
Mariners use long ball to rally past Yankees
Here was the gospel according to Earl Weaver showing Monday night that his words remain still true today: Pitching, defense and the three-run homer is a heck of a winning …
SUNDAY, AUG. 21, 2016, 11:11 P.M.
Broxton, Carter homers rally Brewers past Mariners in 9th
Keon Broxton and Chris Carter homered and Scooter Gennett had an RBI single during a four-run ninth inning, lifting the Milwaukee Brewers over the Seattle Mariners 7-6 on Sunday to …
SATURDAY, AUG. 20, 2016, 9:53 P.M.
Hernandez, Zunino lead Mariners past Brewers 8-2
Felix Hernandez pitched eight strong innings and Mike Zunino homered and drove in three runs to lift the Seattle Mariners to an 8-2 victory over Milwaukee on Saturday night, handing …
SATURDAY, AUG. 20, 2016, 6:10 P.M.
Mariners notebook: Storen first to get call when starter struggles
Drew Storen watched Mariners rookie closer Edwin Diaz wobble through the ninth inning Friday night through the eyes of experience. Diaz gave up three walks and two runs before securing …
FRIDAY, AUG. 19, 2016, 11:37 P.M.
Mariners hold on to beat Brewers 7-6
No style points for this one Friday night for the Mariners. Not that it matters, of course. But they will take this 7-6 victory over the Milwaukee Brewers and move …
THURSDAY, AUG. 18, 2016, 11:16 P.M.
Angels beat Mariners 6-4
The Los Angeles Angels defeated the Seattle Mariners 6-4.
THURSDAY, AUG. 18, 2016, 6:13 P.M.
MLB approves sale of Mariners; Stanton to take over
Major League Baseball owners approved the sale of a controlling stake in the Seattle Mariners from Nintendo of America to a group of minority owners led by Western Wireless Corp. …
WEDNESDAY, AUG. 17, 2016, 11:21 P.M.
Edwin Diaz, Mariners bullpen deliver a lot of drama in 4-3 win over Angels
The Wolfpack returned Wednesday with a vengeance and drama. A lot of drama.
TUESDAY, AUG. 16, 2016, 11:17 P.M.
Angels rough up Mariners bullpen to snap 11-game slide
The Wolfpack, the Mariners’ vaunted relief corps, spit back a fur ball Tuesday by blowing a pair of leads in a 7-6 loss to the Los Angeles Angels.
MONDAY, AUG. 15, 2016, 11:21 P.M.
Mariners hand Angels 11th straight loss
Sometimes, it’s best to just count your blessings and move on.
MONDAY, AUG. 15, 2016, 6:49 P.M.
Baseball notebook: Paxton to miss start, DL is possibility
James Paxton’s status is back on hold in terms of rejoining the Mariners’ rotation. Paxton was scratched from his scheduled Tuesday start after reporting some forearm soreness prior to Monday’s …