Stories tagged: MLB
Tue., June 6, 2017, 7:10 p.m.
Rockies’ Chad Bettis back with team following cancer treatment
Chad Bettis was greeted with smiles and bear hugs in his return to Coors Field.
Tue., June 6, 2017, 3:50 p.m.
Mariners Pregame: James Paxton back on the bump, lineups and starters
The Seattle Mariners (28-30) host the Minnesota Twins (29-24) in the first of a three-game series on Tuesday at 7:10 p.m. at Safeco Field.
Mon., June 5, 2017, 10:38 p.m.
Baseball capsules: Kris Bryant’s home run boosts Chicago Cubs to fourth straight win
Eddie Butler pitched three-hit ball into the sixth inning, Kris Bryant hit a two-run homer and the Chicago Cubs beat the Miami Marlins 3-1 on Monday night for their fourth …
Mon., June 5, 2017, 6:48 p.m.
Whirlwind month lands Tyler Cloyd with Mariners
It all happened fast. Tyler Cloyd was with the Tacoma Rainiers in Fresno, California, on Thursday for the start of a four-game series. He had just finished throwing a bullpen …
UPDATED: Sun., June 4, 2017, 9:55 p.m.
Vince Grippi: Ariel Miranda a complete surprise for Mariners
If you had Ariel Miranda throwing the Mariners’ first complete game of the season in the office pool, it’s time to find a new job.
Sun., June 4, 2017, 8:09 p.m.
Former major leaguer Jim Piersall dies at 87, Red Sox say
Former major leaguer Jim Piersall, who bared his soul about his struggles with mental illness in his book “Fear Strikes Out,” has died. He was 87.
UPDATED: Sun., June 4, 2017, 8:37 p.m.
MLB Capsules: Astros beat Rangers, push win streak to 10
George Springer hit two of Houston’s four home runs and the Astros matched their state rival for the longest winning streak in the major leagues this season at 10 games, …
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.
Sun., June 4, 2017, noon
Mariners Noon Number: Nelson Cruz hits M’s milestone
Nelson Cruz hit his 100th home run in an M’s jersey in Seattle’s 9-2 win over the Tampa Bay Rays on Saturday night. Cruz smacked a solo homer over the …
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, 11:44 p.m.
Baseball capsules: Houston Astros win ninth consecutive game, improve to 40-16
Carlos Beltran had three hits and drove in three runs Saturday as the Houston Astros extended their major league-best winning streak to nine with a 6-5 win over the Texas …
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.
Sat., June 3, 2017, 9:15 p.m.
Los Angeles Angels’ Albert Pujols becomes ninth member of 600-homer club
Albert Pujols hit his 600th career homer on Saturday night, delivering a grand slam to become the ninth player in major league history to reach the mark.
Sat., June 3, 2017, 5:28 p.m.
Dylan Hernandez: Fans show little excitement for Albert Pujols’ pursuit of history
As Albert Pujols settled into the batter’s box in the first inning Friday, his personalized home run counter above the right-field stands read 599.
UPDATED: Sat., June 3, 2017, 11:08 p.m.
Mariners Pregame: Seattle looks for two straight over Rays, lineups and starters
The Seattle Mariners (26-30) host the Tampa Bay Rays (29-28) at 7:10 p.m. at Safeco Field. Saturday’s game continues and 11-game, four-team homestand. Seattle split a two-game series with the …
UPDATED: Sat., June 3, 2017, 7:48 p.m.
Edinson Volquez throws no-hitter as Marlins top Diamondbacks 3-0
Edinson Volquez threw the sixth no-hitter in Miami Marlins history, facing the minimum 27 batters and beating the Arizona Diamondbacks 3-0 on Saturday.
Sat., June 3, 2017, 11:55 a.m.
Mariners Noon Number: Danny Valencia follows hot May with big night in early June
Seattle Mariners first baseman Danny Valencia hit
Sat., June 3, 2017, 7:55 a.m.
On the Farm: Mariners minor league affiliate report for June 2
Casey Coleman allowed just two hits over six innings, leading the Fresno Grizzlies (25-30) over the Tacoma Rainiers (31-22) in a 4-1 win on Friday.
Fri., June 2, 2017, 11:23 p.m.
MLB Capsules: Dallas Keuchel earns MLB leading ninth win as Astros top Rangers
Unbeaten lefty Dallas Keuchel earned his major league-leading ninth win, pitching six scoreless innings as the Houston Astros beat the Texas Rangers 7-1 after a long rain delay Friday night …
UPDATED: Fri., June 2, 2017, 11:46 p.m.
Danny Valencia, Taylor Motter lead Mariners power surge in 12-4 win over Tampa Bay Rays
Taylor Motter’s grand slam caps the Mariners’ five-run first inning against Tampa Bay. Danny Valencia hits a three-run homer and matches a career high with five RBIs. Mariners win for …
UPDATED: Fri., June 2, 2017, 10:56 p.m.
Mariners Log: Taylor Motter’s grand slam helps M’s pound Rays
Taylor Motter and Danny Valencia led the offensive explosion and the Seattle Mariners pounded the Tampa Bay Rays 12-4 on Friday at Safeco Field.
Fri., June 2, 2017, 5:02 p.m.
Cardinals outfielder Dexter Fowler gets World Series ring in return to Wrigley Field
Dexter Fowler played his first game at Wrigley Field on Friday since he signed with the St. Louis Cardinals over the winter.
Fri., June 2, 2017, 4:34 p.m.
Mets dedicate field to late public relations assistant Shannon Dalton Forde
David Wright vividly recalls his introduction to Major League Baseball in 2004.
Fri., June 2, 2017, 3:50 p.m.
Mariners Pregame: Jean Segura to disabled list (again), lineups and starters
The Seattle Mariners (25-30) host the Tampa Bay Rays (29-27) at 7:10 p.m. at Safeco Field. Another rash of injuries and an extended bullpen outing has triggered a slew of …
Fri., June 2, 2017, 7:55 a.m.
On the Farm: Mariners minor league affiliate report for June 1
Juan Centeno hit a three-run home run in the fifth inning, leading the Fresno Grizzlies (24-30) to a 12-9 win over the Tacoma Rainiers (31-21) on Thursday.
Thu., June 1, 2017, 11:13 p.m.
MLB Capsules: Wainwright pitches, hits Cardinals over Dodgers
Adam Wainwright hit a two-run homer off Brandon McCarthy and pitched six innings of four-hit ball, leading the St. Louis Cardinals over the Los Angeles Dodgers 2-0 on Thursday for …
Thu., June 1, 2017, 5:55 p.m.
Injuries to Segura and Cruz cloud Mariners loss to Rockies
Bad day for Mariners on a beautiful afternoon: Jean Segura suffers ankle injury on slide at second base; Nelson Cruz exits game after being hit in the hand; Yovani Gallardo …
UPDATED: Thu., June 1, 2017, 5:25 p.m.
Mariners Log: Rockies end M’s win streak as Yovani Gallardo gets roughed up
Mark Reynolds and Nolan Arenado homered and the Colorado Rockies beat the Seattle Mariners 6-3 on Thursday, ending the M’s four-game win streak, to split an abbreviated two-game series at …
Thu., June 1, 2017, 11:55 a.m.
Mariners Noon Number: James Paxton’s triumphant return from the disabled list
James Paxton threw 74 pitches in his return from the disabled list to lead the Seattle Mariners over the Colorado Rockies, 5-0, for the M’s fourth win in a row.
Thu., June 1, 2017, 7:55 a.m.
On the Farm: Mariners minor league affiliate report for May 31
J.P. Sportman homered and singled twice, driving in two runs as the Midland RockHounds (27-25) defeated the Arkansas Travelers (23-28) 7-5 on Wednesday.