Stories tagged: Mike Zunino
FRIDAY, MARCH 10, 2017, 9:52 P.M.
Another terrific spring for Mariners’ Mike Zunino leaves fans hoping it will last
If you’re looking for a Mariner with more home runs than Mike Zunino this spring, you’re not going to find one.
THURSDAY, SEPT. 29, 2016, 11:02 P.M.
Mariners keep hopes alive by holding off Oakland
It is a harsh reality that the Mariners have reached the final weekend of their season in a position where they can win and still lose ground.
SUNDAY, SEPT. 11, 2016, 8:30 P.M.
Mariners score in ninth to beat Athletics, extend winning streak to five
Ketel Marte hit a tiebreaking single in the ninth inning and the Seattle Mariners beat the Oakland Athletics 3-2 Sunday for their fifth straight win.
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.
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 …
TUESDAY, AUG. 9, 2016
Mariners score twice in 15th inning to defeat Detroit
You really do have to stick around with these Mariners.
FRIDAY, AUG. 5, 2016, 11:30 P.M.
Six-run first inning off Tim Lincecum allows Mariners to dispatch Angels
Think of it as a case of “before and after” that somehow worked Friday for the Mariners as they kicked off their Ken Griffey Jr. Celebration Weekend with a 6-4 …
THURSDAY, AUG. 4, 2016, 6:05 P.M.
Mariners notebook: Mike Zunino reestablishes himself as No. 1 catcher
While attention throughout Marinerland focused this week on rookie Edwin Diaz replacing veteran Steve Cishek as the club’s closer, a much quieter changing of the guard is taking place behind …
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 …
TUESDAY, AUG. 2, 2016, 10:04 P.M.
Robinson Cano’s three-run homer caps Mariners’ big rally past Red Sox
Don’t bury the Mariners quite yet.
WEDNESDAY, JULY 20, 2016, 12:24 P.M.
Felix Hernandez activated by Mariners, starts against White Sox
Felix Hernandez was activated from the disabled list by the Seattle Mariners to start Wednesday against the Chicago White Sox.
SATURDAY, JULY 2, 2016, 11:24 P.M.
Mariners hit five homers, two by Zunino in his return, in 12-6 win over Orioles
Nelson Cruz offered a hint of things to come Saturday night when he crushed a 459-foot homer, a three-run shot, in the first inning. That was the start. Just the …
MONDAY, APRIL 18, 2016, 9:28 P.M.
Mariners catcher Chris Iannetta avoiding slow start that plagued him a year ago
Any assessment of the Mariners at this point comes with the disclaimer heading of “small sample size.” That includes veteran catcher Chris Iannetta and his .276 average.
FRIDAY, FEB. 26, 2016, 7:10 P.M.
Mariners putting increased emphasis this spring on pitch framing
One of the game’s nuances is getting extra treatment this spring in Mariners’ camp: pitch framing by catchers. And it’s not just because new manager Scott Servais is a former …
SUNDAY, FEB. 14, 2016, 11:03 P.M.
Previewing the Mariners in spring training: Catchers
No area of the Mariners’ roster got a more complete offseason makeover than behind the plate. And none needed it more.
FRIDAY, JAN. 29, 2016, 8:14 P.M.
Zunino unlikely to start season in Seattle
With the Mariners’ two new catchers, Chris Iannetta and Steve Clevenger, in town to take part Saturday and Sunday in the club’s annual FanFest, it begs the question:
TUESDAY, JULY 28, 2015
Mariners’ rally goes for naught
SEATTLE – Whatever demons are plaguing the Mariners’ bullpen are now tormenting rookie closer Carson Smith, who stumbled Monday for the second time in three games in a 4-3 loss …
UPDATED: THURSDAY, JULY 23, 2015, 10:26 P.M.
Zunino double lifts Mariners in 12th inning
Mike Zunino’s RBI double in the top of the 12th inning gave the Seattle Mariners a 3-2 win over the Detroit Tigers on Thursday.
TUESDAY, JULY 21, 2015
Lowe latest reliever to fall short for Mariners
DETROIT – This is when you know things are going bad. Even Mark Lowe, previously impregnable, is now affected by the home-run paralysis gripping the Mariners’ bullpen. Lowe served up …
SATURDAY, JUNE 27, 2015, 6:54 P.M.
Cano takes one to the head in M’s loss
As it turns out, the Mariners had a reason to breathe easier Saturday afternoon after their 4-2 loss to the Los Angeles Angels.
TUESDAY, MARCH 24, 2015
Seattle Mariners catcher Mike Zunino encouraged by spring training work
Time to check back with Seattle Mariners catcher Mike Zunino regarding his spring goal to revamp his swing in hopes of boosting his overall productivity. His words prior to the …
MONDAY, MARCH 23, 2015, 9:46 P.M.
M’s Zunino encouraged by spring performance
Mike Zunino’s spring camp with the Seattle Mariners has been encouraging. The catcher is batting .345 through 11 games, with three home runs and seven RBIs.
SATURDAY, AUG. 9, 2014
Mike Zunino leads Mariners to win over White Sox
SEATTLE – While Hisashi Iwakuma felt his command was terrible, the results looked awfully familiar. Iwakuma pitched seven innings of one-run ball despite some trouble with his off-speed repertoire, and …
FRIDAY, AUG. 8, 2014, 10:15 P.M.
Batterymates deliver for Mariners
Mike Zunino hit a three-run homer, Hisashi Iwakuma pitched seven innings and the Seattle Mariners beat the Chicago White Sox 4-1 on Friday night for their fourth straight victory.
FRIDAY, AUG. 1, 2014
Mike Zunino’s homer lifts Mariners past Indians
CLEVELAND – Mike Zunino’s two-run homer in the eighth inning lifted the Seattle Mariners to a 6-5 win over the Cleveland Indians on Thursday night. Bryan Shaw (4-3) walked Kyle …
MONDAY, JULY 7, 2014, 11:26 P.M.
Mariners blank Twins
Hisashi Iwakuma struck out a season-high 10 in seven strong innings, Mike Zunino and Michael Saunders hit solo home runs, and the Seattle Mariners beat the Minnesota Twins 2-0 on …
SUNDAY, JUNE 22, 2014, 5:39 P.M.
Mariners edge Royals for sweep
The Mariners defeated Kansas City 2-1 on Sunday to complete their first three-game sweep since beating Oakland the first week of May.
SATURDAY, JUNE 14, 2014
Felix delivers again, but gets no support
SEATTLE – It’s not as though this is some new development. Felix Hernandez pitched well and the Seattle Mariners didn’t give him much run support. This has been going for …
MONDAY, APRIL 14, 2014, 9:38 P.M.
Mariners’ outburst too much for Texas
Mike Zunino homered an inning before adding an RBI single in Seattle’s strange six-run outburst that included three Texas Rangers errors and a replay reversal that gave the Mariners a …
FRIDAY, JUNE 14, 2013, 10:17 P.M.
Saunders sharp in M’s win
Mike Zunino hit his first career home run on a tiebreaking solo shot in the seventh inning and the Seattle Mariners held on for a 3-2 win over the Oakland …