Stories tagged: Seattle Mariners
Fri., March 25, 2016, 7:33 p.m.
Felix Hernandez sharp in Mariners spring win over White Sox
Felix Hernandez threw six shutout innings on Friday before the Seattle Mariners, after blowing a two-run lead, rallied for 5-4 victory over the Chicago White Sox at Peoria Stadium.
Thu., March 24, 2016, 6:37 p.m.
Franklin Gutierrez had case of flu
It was notable this week that it was a simple malady, the flu, that sidelined outfielder Franklin Gutierrez. Nothing strange or exotic. Nothing career-threatening. Just the flu.
Wed., March 23, 2016, 10:32 p.m.
It’s going to cost you more to purchase the Mariners
The Mariners’ franchise value jumped by $100 million last year to $1.2 billion despite a disappointing season, according to Forbes magazine in its annual financial report on Major League Baseball.
Tue., March 22, 2016, 11:19 p.m.
Mariners’ new philosophy seems to be working
It’s just 23 spring games, so the sample size is hardly definitive, but the Mariners’ CTZ movement already shows signs of taking hold.
Mon., March 21, 2016, 6:47 p.m.
Nelson Cruz, Adam Lind homer as M’s beat Dodgers
The Boomstick came to life Monday afternoon as the Seattle Mariners ended a three-game skid with a 6-3 victory over the Los Angeles Dodgers at Camelback Ranch.
Sun., March 20, 2016, 6:32 p.m.
Ramirez hits 2 home runs, Indians top Mariners
Backup infielder Jose Ramirez hit two home runs and the Cleveland Indians topped the Seattle Mariners 3-1 Sunday.
Sat., March 19, 2016, 10:36 p.m.
Walker strong for five innings but Mariners fall to Royals split squad
Seattle right-hander Taijuan Walker pitched five strong innings Saturday after getting roughed up in his previous start, but the Mariners lost 5-4 to the Kansas City Royals in a split-squad …
Fri., March 18, 2016, 8:20 p.m.
Franklin Gutierrez, Nelson Cruz homer in Mariners’ win over Rangers
Franklin Gutierrez hit his team-leading fourth home run of spring training and Nelson Cruz homered against his former club, leading the Seattle Mariners to a 7-1 win over the split-squad …
Thu., March 17, 2016, 9:10 p.m.
Robinson Cano homers in Mariners’ 11-11 tie with Athletics
Robinson Cano belted a single that didn’t count and followed with a two-run homer in the Seattle Mariners’ 11-11 tie with the Oakland Athletics on Thursday.
Wed., March 16, 2016, 7:38 p.m.
Mariners unveil charming new television commercials
It’s always a spring highlight when the Mariners unveil their new television commercials. That happened Wednesday, and the result was predictably charming.
Tue., March 15, 2016, 6:56 p.m.
Mariners notebook: Option hurts Stefen Romero’s chance to make roster
The reality this spring for Stefen Romero is the rules and consequences governing personnel decisions are dauntingly bleak regarding his bid to win a spot on the Mariners’ 25-man roster.
Sat., March 12, 2016, 9:08 p.m.
Seattle Mariners position battles starting to come to a head
PEORIA, Ariz. — If there was any doubt the Mariners are in a “win now” mode – and there shouldn’t have been – manager Scott Servais re-emphasized the point recently …
Fri., March 11, 2016, 6:27 p.m.
Reliever Tony Zych survives shaky ninth inning in Mariners victory
It is the nature of spring training that Mariners reliever Tony Zych might have proved more Friday by turning a three-run lead into a 5-4 victory over the San Francisco …
Thu., March 10, 2016, 7:55 p.m.
Mariners learning to be patient with defensive shifts
Part of the learning process this spring for the Mariners in implementing an increased reliance on defensive shifts is the reality that the maneuver is going to backfire on occasions.
Wed., March 9, 2016, 7:53 p.m.
Mariners expect two relievers to open season on disabled list
The thinning continues in the Mariners’ bullpen.
Tue., March 8, 2016, 6:41 p.m.
Eighth-inning triple helps Cleveland Indians edge Seattle Mariners
Seattle Mariners lose
Mon., March 7, 2016, 9:57 p.m.
Castillo homers, drives in 5 as Diamondbacks beat Mariners
PEORIA, Ariz. – Welington Castillo homered and drove in five runs, leading the Arizona Diamondbacks over the Seattle Mariners 10-8 Monday. Castillo did all his damage in the game’s first …
Sun., March 6, 2016, 10:22 p.m.
Iwakuma throws 2 perfect innings, Mariners beat Rangers
Hisashi Iwakuma, who missed 10 weeks last season with a strained right lat, pitched two spotless innings in his first spring outing as the Seattle Mariners defeated the Texas Rangers …
Fri., March 4, 2016, 6:27 p.m.
Mike Baxter’s homer helps Brewers defeat Mariners
Mike Baxter hit a two-run homer in off the batter’s eye screen behind center field during the Seattle Mariners’ 5-2 loss to the Milwaukee Brewers on Friday in Phoenix.
Wed., March 2, 2016, 8:14 p.m.
Seven Mariners pitchers combine for shutout in spring opener
If this Cactus League opener produces the dawn of a new era for the Mariners, it couldn’t have gone much better than Wednesday’s 7-0 romp over the San Diego Padres …
Wed., March 2, 2016, 9:02 a.m.
Seattle Mariners finalize 1-year deal with Cuban outfielder Heredia
PEORIA, Ariz. – The Seattle Mariners have finalized a one-year contract with Cuban outfielder Guillermo Heredia, a deal that includes a $400,000 signing bonus. Heredia would get the $507,500 minimum …
Tue., March 1, 2016, 7:42 p.m.
Mariners notebook: Leaner James Paxton will start Cactus League opener
Tue., March 1, 2016, 6:21 p.m.
Leonys Martin thrilled to be a Mariner
Leonys Martin drifted easily toward a fly ball as it shot from the machine toward center field on one of the Mariners’ practice fields, made the catch and snapped a …
Mon., Feb. 29, 2016, 10:47 p.m.
Mariners eschew intrasquad games for team-building drills
The best lunches are ones paid for by friends that you have vanquished in competition.
Sat., Feb. 27, 2016, 5:06 p.m.
Mariners third baseman Kyle Seager sets lofty expectations
It was seeing his brother playing last October in the postseason that drove home the point for Mariners third baseman Kyle Seager.
Fri., Feb. 26, 2016, 7:10 p.m.
Mariners putting increased emphasis this spring on pitch framing
One of the game’s nuances is getting extra treatment this spring in Mariners’ camp: pitch framing by catchers. And it’s not just because new manager Scott Servais is a former …
Fri., Feb. 26, 2016, 6:28 p.m.
Mariners notebook: Benoit good to go
Veteran reliever Joaquin Benoit reported no problems Friday with his sore back after throwing his first bullpen workout of the spring as the Mariners worked through their second day of …
Thu., Feb. 25, 2016, 11:25 p.m.
Robinson Cano dismisses off-season controversies, says he’s looking ahead to this year
Second baseman Robinson Cano arrived Thursday for the start of full-squad drills in the Mariners’ camp and immediately began putting out some off-season fires.
Thu., Feb. 25, 2016, 6:01 p.m.
Mariners notebook: Dae-Ho Lee seeks to add big-league success to resume
Korean first baseman Dae-Ho Lee agreed to a minor-league deal with the Mariners earlier this month because he saw it as his best opportunity to play in the big leagues.
Tue., Feb. 23, 2016, 9:07 p.m.
Mariners notebook: Scott Servais not expecting 30 starts from James Paxton
There are no limits this year on oft-injured lefty James Paxton in terms of starts or innings. Instead, Mariners manager Scott Servais chooses to speak through a prism of viable …