Stories tagged: Seattle Mariners
Wed., Jan. 23, 2019, 4:24 p.m.
Sources confirm the Mariners’ deal they have often said they were going to make with the iconic outfielder. He will go with the team on its trip to Japan.
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 23, 2019, 4:23 p.m.
Not even 10 long years of waiting for his Cooperstown call could crack the Mariners DH’s stoic facade, but two disparate places – Seattle and Puerto Rico – are doing …
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 22, 2019, 11:04 p.m.
John Blanchette: Overlooked no more – Edgar Martinez gets the national recognition he deserves with Hall of Fame induction
Once the Seattle Mariners’ Hall of Fame designated hitter puts that decisive swing on Jack McDowell’s split-fingered fastball and the camera tracks the ball into left field, you never see …
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 22, 2019, 10 p.m.
‘Too valuable not to be on the field’: George Brett reacts to Edgar Martinez’s induction to the Baseball Hall of Fame
Martinez spent his entire 18 seasons with the M’s, a rarity in the free-agent era of the game. He shares that distinction with another Hall of Famer with area ties …
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 22, 2019, 8:59 p.m.
After nine years appearing on the ballot, and falling just 20 votes short last year, Seattle Mariners legend Edgar Martinez became the first player who played the majority of his …
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 22, 2019, 2:07 p.m.
Mariano Rivera was picked by all 228 voters totaled through midafternoon Tuesday afternoon by Ryan Thibodaux’s Hall of Fame vote tracker, about half the expected ballots. Roy Halladay also appeared …
UPDATED: Mon., Jan. 21, 2019, 9:28 p.m.
The battle between teeth-gnashing anxiety and dreamy hope inside the minds of Mariners’ fans will either explode into more bitter disappointment … or into long-awaited joy for Edgar Martinez in …
UPDATED: Mon., Jan. 21, 2019, 8:07 p.m.
The Seattle Mariners have acquired infield prospect Shed Long from the Yankees in exchange for outfield prospect Josh Stowers.
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 16, 2019, 10:10 p.m.
Dozens of children, most donning Mariners gear but a few representing Gonzaga, sat rapt in front of Marco Gonzales, taking turns asking questions.
Thu., Jan. 10, 2019, 4:23 p.m.
Right-hander Cory Gearrin and infielder Tim Beckham have agreed to one-year contracts with the Seattle Mariners. The 32-year-old Gearrin was 2-1 with one save and a 3.77 ERA last year …
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 10, 2019, 6:36 p.m.
If you thought we had heard the last of Ichiro as a major league ballplayer when he stepped into his murky role as “Special Assistant to the Chairman” last May …
Wed., Jan. 2, 2019, 3:25 p.m.
The Seattle Mariners have signed Japanese left-handed pitcher Yusei Kikuchi to a four-year deal just ahead of the deadline for him to sign with a major league club or be …
Wed., Jan. 2, 2019, 3:19 p.m.
With an opening for a designated hitter and a need for more power in the lineup, the Minnesota Twins found quite a fit on the free agent market with a …
UPDATED: Sun., Dec. 30, 2018, 5:13 p.m.
The Seattle Mariners say they fired high-performance director Lorena Martin this season in part because she created a hostile work environment and ignored recommended treatments for injured players issued by …
Thu., Dec. 27, 2018, 7:06 p.m.
The Twins continued their quest for power during the offseason by agreeing to terms with veteran designated hitter Nelson Cruz on Thursday.
Fri., Dec. 21, 2018, 6:21 p.m.
The Seattle Mariners acquired outfielder Domingo Santana from the Milwaukee Brewers on Friday in exchange for outfielder Ben Gamel and minor-league pitcher Noah Zavalos.
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 21, 2018, 4:03 p.m.
A wrongful-termination lawsuit filed by the Seattle Mariners’ former high-performance director alleges she went to team owners John Stanton and Buck Ferguson and CEO Kevin Mather as far back as …
Wed., Dec. 19, 2018, 9:46 a.m.
The Seattle Mariners and Bellevue-based telecommunications giant T-Mobile announced a naming rights agreement that will last for the next 25 years, pending approval by the Washington State Major League Baseball …
UPDATED: Thu., Dec. 13, 2018, 4:48 p.m.
Slugger Edwin Encarnacion has been traded to Seattle and first baseman Carlos Santana has returned to the Indians in a three-team deal that also involved Tampa Bay. The Rays got …
UPDATED: Tue., Dec. 11, 2018, 6:26 p.m.
Seattle manager Scott Servais hopes his team can find success rebuilding with youth much the way the AL West rival Oakland Athletics have done
UPDATED: Mon., Dec. 10, 2018, 8:44 p.m.
A 25-year lease for the Seattle Mariners to remain at their ballpark and related agreements have been approved by the Washington State Major League Baseball Stadium Public Facilities District Board.
UPDATED: Mon., Dec. 3, 2018, 10:04 p.m.
Matt Calkins: Are the Mariners in fact building for a brighter future as they dismantle 2018 roster?
So a mom, dad and their two kids hop into a self-driving Subaru, zip under some hoverboards on their way to the stadium, slip on their climate-controlled jackets when they …
UPDATED: Mon., Dec. 3, 2018, 3:07 p.m.
The Philadelphia Phillies acquired two-time All-Star shortstop Jean Segura from the Seattle Mariners for veteran slugger Carlos Santana and infielder J.P. Crawford on Monday. The Phillies also get left-hander James …
UPDATED: Mon., Dec. 3, 2018, 1:43 p.m.
The New York Mets have acquired longtime star second baseman Robinson Cano and major league saves leader Edwin Diaz from the Seattle Mariners in a seven-player trade.
UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 1, 2018, 8:45 p.m.
Robinson Cano, Edwin Diaz deal framework agreed upon, pending final approvals in Mariners-Mets trade
Multiple reports that were later confirmed by MLB sources said the Mariners will send $20 million to the Mets as part of the package.
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 30, 2018, 8:43 p.m.
Analysis: What a potential Edwin Diaz and Robinson Cano trade to the Mets would mean for the Mariners
The Mariners are shopping a trade to the Mets that would send Edwin Diaz and Robinson Cano to New York in exchange for two to three prospects. Here’s what that …
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 30, 2018, 7:58 p.m.
Reliever Alex Colome was acquired by the Chicago White Sox from the payroll-shedding Seattle Mariners for catcher Omar Narvaez.
Tue., Nov. 20, 2018, 6:05 p.m.
After 21 big league seasons in which Adrian Beltre hit 477 home runs and became the first player from the Dominican Republic to have 3,000 hits, the slick-fielding third baseman …
Tue., Nov. 20, 2018, 5:57 p.m.
The Seattle Mariners have hired veteran coach Perry Hill as their new first base and infield coach after Scott Brosius decided not to return to the coaching staff in 2019.
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 20, 2018, 7:17 p.m.
On Monday, Seattle Mariners general manager Jerry Dipoto signaled to all in baseball that the M’s aren’t competing to end the longest playoff drought in American professional team sports for …