Stories tagged: MLB
UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 22, 2017, 10:40 p.m.
MLB: Boston’s Doug Fister gives up leadoff homer, finishes with one-hitter
Doug Fister gave up a leadoff homer in the first inning to Francisco Lindor and then nothing else, finishing with a career-best one-hitter, and Eduardo Nunez had five RBIs as …
UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 22, 2017, 9:55 p.m.
Braves rookie Lucas Sims shuts down Mariners’ offense
Rookie Lucas Sims pitched three-hit ball over six innings and the Atlanta Braves scored on a crazy play that took three rundowns in 4-0 victory over the Seattle Mariners on …
UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 22, 2017, 10:10 p.m.
Orioles’ Boog Powell meets Athletics’ Boog Powell at Camden Yards
Boog Powell, meet Boog Powell. The name’s the same, and they’re both known for playing baseball. It’s a bit early, however, to start comparing their home run swings.
UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 22, 2017, 8:01 p.m.
No strikeouts for Yankees’ Judge as streak finally ends
Aaron Judge singled and walked three times before being removed in the seventh inning Tuesday night, ending his record-setting streak of 37 games with at least one strikeout.
Mon., Aug. 21, 2017, 11:16 p.m.
On the Farm: Mariners minor league affiliate report for Aug. 21
Recaps for the Seattle Mariners top affiliates for Monday provided by team releases and wire reports.
Mon., Aug. 21, 2017, 10:50 p.m.
MLB roundup: Indians score in ninth to fend off Red Sox
Mon., Aug. 21, 2017, 8 p.m.
Mariners hold off Braves as Albers picks up second win
Andrew Albers worked into the sixth inning for his second straight win since coming up from the minors, leading the Seattle Mariners to a 6-5 victory over the Atlanta Braves …
Mon., Aug. 21, 2017, 5:27 p.m.
Indians’ Jay Bruce makes debut in home ballpark
Jay Bruce is ready to show his new home fans what he can do. His numbers so far with the Indians have already made him a big hit.
Mon., Aug. 21, 2017, 3:58 p.m.
Mariners Pregame: Andrew Albers’ second start; lineups and starters against Atlanta Braves
Seattle Mariners (63-62) at Atlanta Braves (55-67) at 4:35 p.m. at SunTrust Park in suburban Atlanta.
UPDATED: Sun., Aug. 20, 2017, 8:29 p.m.
MLB Capsules: Giancarlo Stanton homers again as Marlins beat Mets
Giancarlo Stanton hit his major league-leading 45th home run and Adam Conley struck out a career-high 11, leading Miami over New York 6-4 on Sunday.
Sun., Aug. 20, 2017, 7:04 p.m.
Vince Grippi: With 100 RBIs, Nelson Cruz is our statistical favorite
One of my favorite summer pastimes as a boy was perusing the scoreboard page of our local newspapers.
Sun., Aug. 20, 2017, 6:20 p.m.
MLB Notes: Tigers beat Dodgers in game with two no-hit bids
Justin Verlander and Kenta Maeda both took no-hitters into the sixth inning, but only Verlander was able to keep his outstanding performance going as the Detroit Tigers beat the Los …
UPDATED: Sat., Aug. 19, 2017, 8:02 p.m.
Mitch Haniger, Nelson Cruz homer in Mariners’ 7-6 win over Rays
Mitch Haniger hit a grand slam, Nelson Cruz added his 31st home run and the Seattle Mariners rolled to their fourth straight win, a 7-6 decision over the Tampa Bay …
Sat., Aug. 19, 2017, 3:56 p.m.
MLB umpires wear wristbands to protest ‘abusive’ treatment
Major League Baseball umpires are wearing white wristbands during games to protest what their union says is “abusive player behavior” after Detroit second baseman Ian Kinsler was fined but not …
Sat., Aug. 19, 2017, 12:02 a.m.
On the Farm: Mariners minor league report for Aug. 18
Recaps for the Seattle Mariners top affiliates for Friday provided by team releases and wire reports.
Fri., Aug. 18, 2017, 10:47 p.m.
MLB Capsules: Machado’s slam helps Orioles rally past Angels
Manny Machado capped a three-homer night with a grand slam in the ninth inning, and the Baltimore Orioles rallied to beat the Los Angeles Angels 9-7 on Friday night in …
Fri., Aug. 18, 2017, 8:31 p.m.
Mariners down Rays behind strong effort from Erasmo Ramirez
A three-run first inning on Friday provided the perfect start for the Mariners to a 12-game trip that spans four cities and will likely determine whether they play meaningful games …
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 18, 2017, 7:11 p.m.
Mariners Log: M’s start road trip with convincing win over Rays
Nelson Cruz went 3 for 5 with a homer and a pair of doubles and the Seattle Mariners beat the Tampa Bay Rays 7-1 on Friday in St. Petersburg, Florida.
Fri., Aug. 18, 2017, 6:06 p.m.
Mariners’ Amanda Hopkins is first female baseball scout in more than 50 years
Nearly two years ago, Amanda Hopkins’ phone rang. It was a call she dreamt of receiving, one that broke barriers and made her a part of baseball history. Almost immediately, …
Fri., Aug. 18, 2017, 3:31 p.m.
Mariners Pregame: M’s on the road again, lineups and starters
Seattle Mariners (61-61) at Tampa Bay Rays (60-63) at 4:10 p.m. at Tropicana Field.
Thu., Aug. 17, 2017, 11:16 p.m.
On the Farm: Mariners minor league affiliate report for Aug. 17
Recaps for the Seattle Mariners top affiliates for Thursday provided by team releases and wire reports.
Thu., Aug. 17, 2017, 11:11 p.m.
MLB Capsules: Nomar Mazara drives in five to help Rangers edge White Sox
Nomar Mazara drove in five runs, including a tiebreaking three-run homer in the fifth inning, and the Texas Rangers held on to beat the Chicago White Sox 9-8 on Thursday …
Thu., Aug. 17, 2017, 4:47 p.m.
Haunted by legacy, Red Sox owner wants to rename Yawkey Way
The Boston Red Sox will ask the city to rename Yawkey Way, the street alongside Fenway Park, to erase what owner John Henry called a haunting reminder of the ballclub’s …
Thu., Aug. 17, 2017, 4:44 p.m.
Steinbrenner, Torre like Jeter in front office with Marlins
Derek Jeter won five World Series during a 20-year run with the New York Yankees. He piled up 3,465 hits and made the All-Star team 14 times while becoming one …
Thu., Aug. 17, 2017, 3:29 p.m.
Mariners among nine teams vying for two wildcard spots in A.L.
An open date Thursday in the Mariners’ schedule offers a chance to assess before they begin a four-city trip Friday with the first of three weekend games at Tampa Bay. …
Thu., Aug. 17, 2017, 6 a.m.
On the Farm: Mariners minor league affiliate report for Aug. 16
Recaps for the Seattle Mariners top affiliates for Wednesday provided by team releases and wire reports.
Wed., Aug. 16, 2017, 10:36 p.m.
MLB caps: Mookie Betts two-run double in ninth lifts Red Sox over Cardinals
Wed., Aug. 16, 2017, 7:21 p.m.
Right-hander Jered Weaver announces retirement
Padres right-hander Jered Weaver announced his retirement before San Diego played the Philadelphia Phillies on Wednesday.
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 16, 2017, 5:37 p.m.
Yonder Alonso homers, drives in three and Mariners hold off Orioles
Recently acquired Yonder Alonso hit his first homer for Seattle and drove in three runs, and Marc Rzepczynski struck out Chris Davis with the bases loaded to end the Mariners’ …
Wed., Aug. 16, 2017, 3 p.m.
Mariners Notebook: Andrew Albers brings some stability (at least temporarily) to Mariners’ rotation
Mariners manager Scott Servais opts to keep rotation in line through the next cycle after newcomer Andrew Albers delivers five strong innings in his first start since arriving in a …