Stories tagged: MLB
Sat., July 2, 2016, 5:48 p.m.
MLB Notes: C.J. Cron goes 6 for 6 in Angels 21-2 pounding of Red Sox
Byung Ho Park’s demotion to the minor leagues is just the latest setback for the Korean star. The Minnesota rookie became expendable when the Twins recalled Miguel Sano on Friday. …
Thu., June 30, 2016, 11:22 p.m.
Mariners knock around nemesis Tillman in win over Orioles
June was a dreadful month for the Mariners, who ought to be glad to flip the calendar in the hope of better times ahead. That said, they sent June packing …
Thu., June 30, 2016, 9:41 p.m.
Phillies prospect Matt Imhof loses right eye
Matt Imhof, a Phillies minor league pitcher, had surgery Tuesday to remove his right eye after suffering a serious injury in a freak accident last week during an exercise after …
Thu., June 30, 2016, 6:51 p.m.
Baseball Notes: Marlins acquire Rodney with trade
Manager Don Mattingly will wait until Friday to announce how the Miami Marlins will use newly acquired closer Fernando Rodney.
Wed., June 29, 2016, 7:10 p.m.
MLB Notes: With Carlos Beltran injured, Joe Girardi sounding more concerned
With the Yankees a season-high nine games back in the A.L. East and Carlos Beltran out of the starting lineup because of a leg injury, New York manager Joe Girardi …
Tue., June 28, 2016, 11:04 p.m.
Iwakuma’s strong start carried M’s past Bucs
It is a constant refrain from manager Scott Servais, almost a mnemonic beat, that all success for the Mariners centers on strong starting pitching.
Tue., June 28, 2016, 8:17 p.m.
MLB Notes: Dodgers sending ace Clayton Kershaw home for tests on sore back
Dodgers ace Clayton Kershaw is returning to Los Angeles for tests on a sore back that’s been bothering him for a few weeks.
Sun., June 26, 2016, 10:48 p.m.
Cardinals outslug Mariners 11-6
Matt Carpenter and Tommy Pham each homered twice as the St. Louis Cardinals went deep six times in an 11-6 victory over the Seattle Mariners on Sunday.
Sun., June 26, 2016, 6:32 p.m.
Baseball notebook: Reds retire Rose’s No. 14, capping big weekend for hits king
The Reds formally retired Pete Rose’s No. 14 on Sunday, capping a big weekend for baseball’s hits king that was a success for the franchise in every way except on …
Sat., June 25, 2016, 10:31 p.m.
Dae-Ho Lee’s two RBIs help Mariners edge Cardinals
Dae-Ho Lee drove in two runs and Leonys Martin had three hits to help Nathan Karns get his first win in almost a month as the Seattle Mariners beat the …
Sat., June 25, 2016, 9:08 p.m.
Mariners pitcher Adrian Sampson needs surgery on injured elbow
SEATTLE – Mariners right-hander Adrian Sampson needs surgery on his injured right elbow and is expected to miss the remainder of the season. Sampson was scratched from his scheduled start …
Fri., June 24, 2016, 10:46 p.m.
Adam Lind’s three-run homer in ninth inning lifts Mariners over St. Louis
Adam Lind hit a winning three-run home run in the ninth inning off St. Louis closer Trevor Rosenthal, and the Seattle Mariners rallied for a 4-3 win over the Cardinals …
Thu., June 23, 2016, 7:12 p.m.
Baseball notes: Powell suspended after violation
Seattle Mariners minor league outfielder Boog Powell has been suspended 80 games for violating Major League Baseball’s drug agreement after testing positive for a banned performance-enhancing substance.
Thu., June 23, 2016, 2:12 p.m.
Mariners’ losing streak hits six after Tigers win on wild pitch in 10th inning
Pinch runner Cameron Maybin easily scored on a bases-loaded wild pitch by Steve Cishek with two outs in the 10th inning Thursday, giving the Detroit Tigers a 5-4 win over …
Wed., June 22, 2016, 8:17 p.m.
MLB Notes: Rangers put Derek Holland on DL, and Colby Lewis won’t throw for 4 weeks
Struggling lefty Derek Holland joined Yu Darvish on the disabled list Wednesday before the Rangers said yet another starter, Colby Lewis, was headed there as well.
Wed., June 22, 2016, 4:59 p.m.
Mariners acquire LHP Wade LeBlanc, sign RHP Tom Wilhelmsen to help pitching
The Seattle Mariners are trying to bolster their pitching by signing former right-handed reliever Tom Wilhelmsen and acquiring left-hander Wade LeBlanc in a trade with Toronto.
Tue., June 21, 2016, 8 p.m.
MLB Notes: SEC says Peavy, Sanchez among athletes defrauded in scheme
Several professional athletes, including San Francisco Giants pitcher Jake Peavy, were cheated out of more than $30 million by an investment adviser in a Ponzi-like scheme, federal investigators said Tuesday.
Tue., June 21, 2016, 7:20 p.m.
James Paxton’s strong start can’t get Mariners over June swoon
Mike Aviles drove in the tiebreaking run with an infield single in the eighth inning, and the Detroit Tigers went on to beat the Seattle Mariners 4-2 on Tuesday night.
Mon., June 20, 2016, 11:06 p.m.
Baseball notebook: Mariners cautious with Taijuan Walker
The plot thickens regarding the Mariners’ depleted rotation. Right-hander Taijuan Walker headed back Monday to Seattle to undergo a further examination, likely to include a magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) test, …
Sun., June 19, 2016, 7:11 p.m.
MLB Notes: M’s Hernandez improving, will resume throwing this week
Injured Mariners ace Felix Hernandez is expected to begin regular flat-ground throwing by mid-week in his recovery from a strained right calf muscle that surfaced after his May 27 start …
Sat., June 18, 2016, 11:36 p.m.
Xander Bogaerts, Jackie Bradley Jr. power Boston over Mariners
Xander Bogaerts and Jackie Bradley Jr. homered, Rick Porcello pitched six solid innings and the Boston Red Sox beat the Seattle Mariners 6-2 on Saturday.
Sat., June 18, 2016, 7:08 p.m.
MLB Notes: Manny Machado,Yordano Ventura begin suspensions
Manny Machado dropped his appeal of his four-game suspension Saturday and will begin serving the punishment on Sunday.
Sat., June 18, 2016, 6:46 p.m.
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Fri., June 17, 2016, 11:34 p.m.
Franklin Gutierrez’s two homers, six RBIs lead Mariners past Boston
Franklin Gutierrez homered in his first two at-bats and drove in a career-high six runs as the Seattle Mariners outslugged the Boston Red Sox 8-4 on Friday night.
Thu., June 16, 2016, 7:04 p.m.
Mets’ Wright has neck surgery
Now it’s certain: David Wright will be sidelined for the foreseeable future.
Wed., June 15, 2016, 11:15 p.m.
Rays beat Mariners on bases-loaded walk in 13th inning
Mike Montgomery walked Logan Morrison with the bases loaded in the 13th inning to bring in the winning run in the Tampa Bay Rays’ 3-2 win over the Seattle Mariners …
Wed., June 15, 2016, 11:14 p.m.
Ichiro passes Pete Rose for most career hits, counting time in Japan
Ichiro Suzuki recorded the 4,256th hit of his career with an infield single in the first inning Wednesday at Petco Park, matching Pete Rose’s career total. He pulled ahead of …
Wed., June 15, 2016, 9:13 p.m.
MLB Notes: Rockies cut Jose Reyes, likely responsible for $38M he is owed
Rather than activate Jose Reyes following his domestic violence suspension, the Colorado Rockies cut the shortstop on Wednesday and almost certainly will be responsible for the $38 million remaining on …
Tue., June 14, 2016, 8:29 p.m.
Mariners can’t hold big leads against last-place Rays
The Mariners lost a starting pitcher and gave away a win on Tuesday night at Tropicana Field.
Mon., June 13, 2016, 9:40 p.m.
M’s hope return to Tampa Bay will get Nathan Karns back on track
Maybe a return to the place he called home last season will help Nathan Karns find his way, and help the Mariners regain their footing.