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Larry Stone: Mariners’ Jean Segura sure hit like an All-Star Game MVP, but maybe this was another snub

Mariners players in the 89th All-Star Game, in Washington, D.C., cherished the experience. Segura hit a key three-run homer. “Even though I didn’t win the MVP, I’m really excited,” he …


UPDATED: Tue., July 17, 2018, 9:38 p.m.

As MLB mulls rule changes, union hints at work stoppage

Major League Baseball wants a broad discussion with players about rule changes to combat decreased offense and longer games. That initiative is likely to be met by a testy union …


UPDATED: Tue., July 17, 2018, 10:29 p.m.

Record 10 homers as American League wins All-Star Game 8-6 in 10 innings

Houston teammates Alex Bregman and George Springer homered on consecutive pitches from the Los Angeles Dodgers’ Ross Stripling to start the 10th inning, part of a record 10 long balls …


UPDATED: Tue., July 17, 2018, 8:19 p.m.

Manny Machado trade rumors grabbing attention at All-Star Game

The pending trade of Manny Machado by the Baltimore Orioles has become the center of attraction at the All-Star Game. Machado was mobbed by his locker before the game in …


UPDATED: Tue., July 17, 2018, 8:06 p.m.

Larry Stone: Mariners’ 2016 trade for Mitch Haniger, Jean Segura changed course of franchise

It’s dangerous to come to conclusions about trades too early. But right now it appears to be a win for the Mariners, with Jean Segura and Mitch Haniger on the …


Ryne Sandberg, Kevin Stocker lead our All-Star lineup of Washington state players

To celebrate the 2018 All-Star Game, we’ve put together an all-time major league all-star team of players who attended Washington high schools.


Hometown hero Bryce Harper wins thrilling HR Derby over Kyle Schwarber

The ball cleared the center field wall, and the sellout crowd roared. Bryce Harper threw his bat in the air, thrust both index fingers skyward and yelled with delight as …


UPDATED: Sun., July 15, 2018, 9:20 p.m.

Futures Game a showcase of potential Manny Machado trade chips

New York Mets prospect Peter Alonso hit one of eight home runs in the game as the United States beat the World 10-6.


UPDATED: Sun., July 15, 2018, 7:23 p.m.

MLB capsules: Stephen Piscotty continues to provide power for surging Athletics, who beat Giants 6-2

Stephen Piscotty homered for the fifth time in nine games, leading Oakland to a 6-2 win over San Francisco.


UPDATED: Sun., July 15, 2018, 5:08 p.m.

Mariners slump continues with fourth straight loss

All-Star Trevor Story led off the ninth inning with his 20th homer, and the Colorado Rockies completed a series sweep of the Seattle Mariners with a 4-3 victory on Sunday.


Out of Right Field: The time is now for Jerry Dipoto to act

With James Paxton’s and Felix Hernandez’ status in doubt at the moment, Mariners GM Jerry Dipoto should not drag his feet in acquiring proven rotation help.


St. Louis stunner: Cardinals fire Mike Matheny with club near .500

Mike Matheny was stunningly fired Saturday night following an 8-2 loss to the Cincinnati Reds, a defeat that dropped the St. Louis Cardinals to 47-46 and seven games back of …


UPDATED: Sat., July 14, 2018, 10:32 p.m.

Mariners fall to Colorado 4-1, stumble toward All-Star break

An uninspiring 4-1 loss to the Rockies on Saturday night in the sauna that was Coors Field meant a third straight series loss and Seattle’s seventh loss in 10 games. …


UPDATED: Sat., July 14, 2018, 10:52 p.m.

MLB capsules: Xander Bogaerts’ grand slam in 10th wins it for Red Sox

Xander Bogaerts hit a game-ending grand slam with one out in the 10th inning, and J.D. Martinez hit his major league-leading 29th homer to carry the Boston Red Sox to …


Cleveland Indians recall top prospect Francisco Mejia

The Cleveland Indians recalled top prospect Francisco Mejia from Triple-A Columbus amid speculation about him being part of potential deadline trades.


UPDATED: Fri., July 13, 2018, 9:36 p.m.

Mariners give up 10 runs in loss to Rockies

Trevor Story homered and drove in four runs, Charlie Blackmon also connected and the Colorado Rockies beat the Seattle Mariners 10-7 on Friday night.


Indians’ Corey Kluber receives knee injection, will miss All-Star Game

Corey Kluber’s stellar first half ended with a sudden stop. Cleveland’s ace received an injection in his right knee that will force him to miss the All-Star Game. But more …


Dodgers’ Chase Utley to retire at season’s end for family

Chase Utley will retire from baseball at the end of this season, capping a 16-year career that included a World Series championship with Philadelphia and an elder statesman role with …


UPDATED: Fri., July 13, 2018, 4:52 p.m.

Mariners place James Paxton on the 10-day disabled list with lower back inflammation

Seattle also brought up three right-handed pitchers from Triple-A Tacoma – Christian Bergman, Casey Lawrence and Mike Morin.


Bryce Harper headlines Home Run Derby field, will face Freddie Freeman

NEW YORK – Washington Nationals slugger Bryce Harper will take on Atlanta Braves first baseman Freddie Freeman in an all-N.L. East matchup in the first round of the Home Run …



UPDATED: Wed., July 11, 2018, 6:17 p.m.

Mariners shortstop Jean Segura wins A.L. Final Vote; earns spot on All-Star team

Thanks to an aggressive approach on social media that included giveaways, promotions, videos, a SeguraFest at Safeco Field and more, Jean Segura won MLB’s final vote, tallying the most votes …


MLB roundup: Cleveland Indians allow 7 in 9th, lose to Cincinnati Reds 7-4 after Bauer’s gem

Joey Votto hit a go-ahead three-run double during a seven-run ninth inning and the Cleveland Indians bullpen wasted a gem from Trevor Bauer in a 7-4 loss to the Cincinnati …


UPDATED: Tue., July 10, 2018, 10:43 p.m.

Mike Leake hit hard as Mariners drop 9-3 decision to Angels for fourth defeat in six games

Los Angeles hitters rocked Mike Leake for seven runs (five earned) on 11 hits and knocked him out of the game after four innings. It was the second consecutive outing …


Mariners place Felix Hernandez on the 10-day disabled list

Felix Hernandez won’t make another start until after the All-Star break. The Mariners’ erstwhile ace has been dealing with lower back issues the last few outings since tweaking it in …


Tampa Bay Rays propose $900M stadium with translucent roof

The Tampa Bay Rays have unveiled an elaborate plan for a new domed stadium that would take them across Tampa Bay to the Ybor City section of Tampa at a …


Lonnie Chisenhall to miss 8-10 weeks, Josh Tomlin placed on DL

Indians right fielder Lonnie Chisenhall will miss 8 to 10 weeks with a strained left calf muscle. Cleveland also placed right-hander Josh Tomlin – its longest-tenured player in his ninth …


White Sox OF Avisail Garcia back on DL with hamstring strain

The Chicago White Sox placed outfielder Avisail Garcia on the 10-day disabled list on Tuesday with a Grade 1 right hamstring strain. Garcia, an All-Star last season who hit .330 …


Retired Houston coach Rich Dauer on A.L. staff after surviving blood clot

Retired Houston Astros first-base coach Rich Dauer will be among the coaches for the American League at next week’s All-Star game. Dauer was a part of Houston’s World Series championship …


Washington Nationals closer Sean Doolittle on DL; will miss All-Star Game

The Washington Nationals placed all-star closer Sean Doolittle on the 10-day disabled list with left toe inflammation and optioned right-handed pitcher Jefry Rodriguez to Triple-A Syracuse on Tuesday. Doolittle, 31, …