Stories tagged: Mike Zunino
Fri., Aug. 4, 2017, 11:55 a.m.
Mariners Noon Number: Mike Zunino back in another extended slump
It looked like Mike Zunino’s days of struggling against big league pitchers was going to a thing of the past. Unfortunately, not so fast, my friends.
Fri., July 28, 2017, 11:53 p.m.
Mariners Log: M’s miss opportunity in loss to Mets
Michael Conforto hit two home runs, including a solo shot in a three-run eighth inning, and the New York Mets beat the Seattle Mariners 7-5 on Friday at Safeco Field.
Fri., June 23, 2017, 11:30 p.m.
Mariners Log: Felix earns win in return from disabled list
Felix Hernandez returned from the disabled list with a “W” and the offense kept humming as the Seattle Mariners crushed the Houston Astros 13-3 in the first of a three-game …
Fri., June 23, 2017
Mariners blow out Astros in Felix Hernandez’ return to the mound
Homers by Zunino, Gamel and Seager fuel a 16-hit attack that propels the Mariners to a 13-3 romp against first-place Houston. Hernandez pitches six solid innings in his first start …
UPDATED: Sat., June 17, 2017, 5:33 p.m.
Mariners Log: Big innings doom M’s in lopsided loss to Rangers
Mike Napoli homered twice and the Texas Rangers had a pair of five-run innings and beat the Seattle Mariners 10-4 on Saturday at Globe Life Park in Arlington, Texas.
UPDATED: Wed., June 14, 2017, 10:03 p.m.
Seattle Mariners jump to early lead then survive Minnesota Twins comeback
Homers by Mitch Haniger and Mike Zunino provided the Seattle Mariners with a five-run lead before the Minnesota Twins struck back against rookie starter Sam Gaviglio. The bullpen closed out …
Wed., June 14, 2017, 8:37 p.m.
Mariners Log: M’s make early runs stand up in win over Twins
Mitch Haniger and Mike Zunino both homered and the Seattle Mariners got back in the win column, beating the Minnesota Twins 6-4 on Wednesday at Target Field in Minneapolis.
Thu., June 8, 2017, 6:43 p.m.
Mariners Pregame: M’s look for sweep of road-weary Twins, lineups and starters
The Seattle Mariners (30-30) host the Minnesota Twins (29-26) in the last of a three-game series at 7:10 p.m. at Safeco Field.
UPDATED: Wed., June 7, 2017, 10:46 p.m.
Mike Zunino’s two-run homer in ninth inning gives Seattle Mariners win over Minnesota
Mike Zunino hit his second homer of the game with two outs in the ninth inning, a two-run shot that gave the surging Seattle Mariners a 6-5 comeback victory over …
UPDATED: Sun., June 4, 2017, 9:59 p.m.
Ariel Miranda pitches 4-hitter as Mariners sweep Tampa Bay Rays
Ariel Miranda pitched a four-hitter for his first career complete game, and the Seattle Mariners beat the Tampa Bay Rays 7-1 on Sunday to sweep their weekend series.
UPDATED: Sat., June 3, 2017, 11:46 p.m.
Mariners Log: Seattle delivers second-straight grand slam to rout Rays
Mike Zunino smacked his first-career grand slam in the fifth to lead the Mariners in 9-2 rout of the Tampa Bay Rays on Saturday night at Safeco Field. It was …
Sat., June 3, 2017, 11:06 p.m.
Mike Zunino breaks out with 7 RBIs as Mariners rip Tampa Bay Rays
It was a night that provided the Seattle Mariners and Mike Zunino hope for something more than what’s been.
UPDATED: Sun., May 7, 2017, 9:53 p.m.
Vince Grippi: Of all the Mariners’ woes through the years, the biggest has been at catcher
Over the course of their 40 years, the Seattle Mariners have struggled to fill certain positions.
UPDATED: Sun., April 2, 2017, 8:55 p.m.
Mariners Log: 2017 Season Preview, Part V: The Catchers
While general manager Jerry Dipoto made plenty of changes everywhere across the diamond, patrolling the outfield and on the mound, he did not alter the player looking back at them. …
Fri., 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.
Thu., 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.
Sun., 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.
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.
Sat., 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 …
Tue., Aug. 9, 2016
Mariners score twice in 15th inning to defeat Detroit
You really do have to stick around with these Mariners.
Fri., 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 …
Thu., 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 …
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 …
Tue., 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.
Wed., 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.
Sat., 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 …
Mon., 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.
Fri., 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 …
Sun., 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.
Fri., 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: