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UPDATED: Fri., May 12, 2017, 3:34 p.m.
Mariners Pregame: Christian Bergman come on down, lineups and starter matchup
The Seattle Mariners (17-18) play the second of a four-game series against the Toronto Blue Jays (14-21) on Friday at 4:07 p.m. at Rogers Centre.
Fri., May 12, 2017, 11:55 a.m.
Mariners Noon Number: 7.85
After Thursday’s 7-2 loss to the Toronto Blue Jays, Chase De Jong’s ERA after five appearances and three starts with the Seattle Mariners is 7.85.
Fri., May 12, 2017, 7:25 a.m.
On the Farm: Mariners minor league affiliate report for May 11
Steve Baron homered, doubled and singled, scoring three runs as the Tacoma Rainiers defeated the Round Rock Express 8-2 on Thursday.
Thu., May 11, 2017, 8:24 p.m.
Toronto Blue Jays topple Mariners as Chase De Jong unravels in fifth inning
The Toronto Blue Jays rocked Chase De Jong for five two-out runs in the fifth inning and rolled to a 7-2 victory over the Mariners in the opener of a …
Thu., May 11, 2017, 7:13 p.m.
Mariners Log: Chase De Jong runs out of gas and Blue Jays bounce M’s
Former Mariner Justin Smoak went 3 for 3 with a solo home run and four RBIs and the Toronto Blue Jays took the first of a four-game series from the …
Thu., May 11, 2017, 11:55 a.m.
Mariners Noon Number: 1.063
Ben Gamel’s OPS (on-base plus slugging percentage) is a robust 1.063 through his first 13 games for the Seattle Mariners this season.
Thu., May 11, 2017, 5:25 a.m.
On the Farm: Mariners minor league affiliate report for May 10
Yonathan Daza doubled twice and singled, scoring two runs as the Lancaster JetHawks beat the Modesto Nuts 5-3 on Wednesday.
Wed., May 10, 2017, 3:58 p.m.
Former Phillies player Carlos Ruiz delivers key three-run double in Mariners’ victory
There are rare occasions when reality tops anything imagined fiction can conjure up.
Wed., May 10, 2017, 2:25 p.m.
Mariners Log: Bats break out again as M’s pound Phillies
Robinson Cano and Danny Valencia both homered among their four hits apiece, while Carlos Ruiz had a three-run double and sac fly RBI and the Seattle Mariners pounded the Philadelphia …
Wed., May 10, 2017, 7:25 a.m.
On the Farm: Mariners minor league affiliate report for May 9
Boog Powell hit a two-run single in the third inning, leading the Tacoma Rainiers (20-11) to an 11-8 win over the New Orleans Baby Cakes (11-21) on Tuesday.
UPDATED: Tue., May 9, 2017, 10:39 p.m.
MLB Capsules: John Lackey fans 10 as Chicago Cubs get doubleheader split with Colorado Rockies
John Lackey struck out 10 over seven scoreless innings and added an RBI single, helping the Chicago Cubs stop a four-game skid by beating the Colorado Rockies 8-1 on Tuesday …
Tue., May 9, 2017, 8:25 p.m.
Mariners Log: M’s push one across in ninth to beat Phillies
Jean Segura scored on Taylor Motter’s double in the ninth inning and the visiting Seattle Mariners (16-17) beat the Philadelphia Phillies (13-18) 10-9 in a slugfest at Citizen’s Bank Park.
Tue., May 9, 2017, 7:15 p.m.
Matt Harvey rejoins New York Mets, apologizes for skipping game
A subdued Matt Harvey rejoined the Mets on Tuesday and apologized to teammates, coaches, owners and fans after serving his three-day suspension for skipping a game last weekend following a …
Mon., May 8, 2017, 9 p.m.
Chicago Cubs hitting early difficulties coming off championship run
The Chicago Cubs made it look so easy last season it was almost hard to envision the difficulties they are experiencing this year.
Mon., May 8, 2017, 8:50 p.m.
Dave Boling: Tough doesn’t begin to describe Mariners catcher “Tuffy” Gosewisch
Catcher James Benjamin Gosewisch knows that Mariners fans wouldn’t have been chanting his name at Safeco Field if it weren’t for his catchy nickname: Tuffy. Maybe they should, though.
UPDATED: Mon., May 8, 2017, 10:48 p.m.
MLB Capsules: Yankees beat Reds for sixth straight win
Brett Gardner and Matt Holliday homered, Masahiro Tanaka won his fifth consecutive start, and the New York Yankees shook off a long game and a short night’s sleep, beating the …
Mon., May 8, 2017, 7:19 p.m.
Norman Chad: Statistics, recent events say racism alive and well in baseball
In 1947, Jackie Robinson broke the color line in Major League Baseball, joining the Brooklyn Dodgers as the game’s first black player in the modern era. In 2017 – seventy …
Sun., May 7, 2017, 9:59 p.m.
Baseball Capsules: Marlins thump Mets after Harvey’s suspension is announced
Shortly after scheduled starter Matt Harvey was suspended by the New York Mets, Giancarlo Stanton hit two more monstrous home runs off fill-in Adam Wilk that led the Miami Marlins …
Sun., May 7, 2017, 7:35 p.m.
Mets suspend Matt Harvey 3 days for violating team rules
Mets star pitcher Matt Harvey was suspended three days without pay by the team on Sunday for an undisclosed violation of team rules, the latest hiccup for a club beset …
UPDATED: Sun., May 7, 2017, 6:43 p.m.
Kyle Seager hits solo HR in 8th to cap Mariners’ rally in 4-3 win over Rangers
Kyle Seager hit a tiebreaking home run in the eighth inning and the Seattle Mariners rallied to beat the Texas Rangers 4-3 on Sunday afternoon in Seattle.
Sun., May 7, 2017, 11:55 a.m.
Mariners Noon Number: 11
The Seattle Mariners sent 11 batters to the plate in a seven-run seventh inning to beat the Texas Rangers on Saturday night.
UPDATED: Sat., May 6, 2017, 11:13 p.m.
Mariners produce biggest inning of the season to cruise past Rangers
A seven-run seventh inning is a pretty good cure-all. Even for a struggling club with a disabled list that seems to grow geometrically on a daily basis.
Sat., May 6, 2017, 9:28 p.m.
Mariners Log: M’s bat around in seventh to back Chase De Jong’s solid start
Ben Gamel singled and scored, then singled home another run as the Seattle Mariners batted around in the seventh inning to beat the Texas Rangers 8-1 in the second of …
Sat., May 6, 2017, 3:35 p.m.
Mariners Pregame: M’s call up the cavalry, lineups and starters
The Seattle Mariners host the Texas Rangers in the second of a three-game series on Saturday at 6;10 p.m. at Safeco Field. On Friday, Rougned Odor homered in the 13th …
Sat., May 6, 2017, 11:55 a.m.
Mariners Noon Number: 13
The Seattle Mariners lost to the Texas Rangers 3-1 in 13 innings on Friday. The Mariners also are stuck on 13 wins, against 17 losses, 30 games into the season, …
Sat., May 6, 2017, 7:25 a.m.
On the Farm: Mariners minor league affiliate report for May 5
Travis Taijeron hit a three-run home run and had two hits, and Tyler Pill allowed just six hits over eight innings as the Las Vegas 51s (14-15) topped the Tacoma …
Sat., May 6, 2017, 1:48 a.m.
Odor delivers knockout as Texas beats Seattle 3-1 in 13th
A stellar performance by the Texas bullpen gave the Rangers enough time for Rougned Odor to come through with the missing big hit. Odor hit a two-run home run in …
UPDATED: Sat., May 6, 2017, 1:01 a.m.
Mariners Log: Rougned Odor homers in 13th to sink M’s
Rougned Odor hit a two-run home run in the top of the 13th inning and the Texas Rangers beat the Seattle Mariners 3-1 on Friday at Safeco Field.
Fri., May 5, 2017, 5:52 p.m.
Mariners Pregame: James Paxton to D.L., lineups and starters
The Seattle Mariners host the Texas Rangers in the first of a three-game series at Safeco Field 7:10 p.m. Before the game, the team placed LHP James Paxton on the …
Fri., May 5, 2017, 11:55 a.m.
Mariners Noon Number: .036
Seattle Mariners first baseman Danny Valencia raised his batting average .036 all the way up to .221 after going 4 for 5 in