Stories tagged: Seattle Mariners
Fri., Sept. 23, 2016, 11:37 p.m.
Robinson Cano’s four hits, Nelson Cruz’s homer lead Mariners over Twins
Robinson Cano had four hits and two RBIs, and Nelson Cruz added a towering two-run homer among his four RBIs as the struggling Seattle Mariners’ offense got back on track …
Fri., Sept. 23, 2016, 11:36 p.m.
MLB Notes: Mariners suspend Steve Clevenger without pay for rest of season
Reserve catcher Steve Clevenger was suspended for the rest of the season without pay Friday in the wake of his tweets regarding a recent police shooting in Charlotte, North Carolina, …
Fri., Sept. 23, 2016, 10:26 a.m.
Mariners suspend Steve Clevenger without pay for rest of season
The Seattle Mariners suspended reserve catcher Steve Clevenger for the rest of the season without pay Friday in the wake of his tweets regarding a recent police shooting in Charlotte, …
Thu., Sept. 22, 2016, 10:49 p.m.
Mariners start pondering 2017 roster
Even as the Seattle Mariners continue their uphill push to reach postseason for the first time in 15 years, they are simultaneously engaged – like all clubs – in evaluations …
Thu., Sept. 22, 2016, 10:13 p.m.
Mariners upset with Steve Clevenger’s tweets
The Mariners say they are reviewing “all internal options that are available” after tweets from the account of reserve catcher Steve Clevenger regarding a recent police shooting in Charlotte, North …
Wed., Sept. 21, 2016, 11:13 p.m.
Robinson Cano’ sacrifice fly lifts Seattle past Toronto in 12 innings
Robinson Cano delivered a sacrifice fly in the 12th inning as the Seattle Mariners avoided a sweep with 2-1 victory over Toronto on Wednesday, preventing the Blue Jays from extending …
Tue., Sept. 20, 2016, 11:17 p.m.
J.A. Happ wins 20th game as Blue Jays demoralize Mariners
There are no “must” games until losing eliminates you, but Tuesday certainly rated a near-must for the Mariners in the uphill pursuit of their first postseason berth in 15 years.
Mon., Sept. 19, 2016, 10:40 p.m.
Blue Jays hold off Mariners
That uphill climb for the Mariners to reach the postseason for the first time in 15 years just got a lot steeper – much to the delight of a loudly …
Sun., Sept. 18, 2016, 11:13 p.m.
Seth Smith’s two home runs, four RBIs help Seattle beat Astros 7-3
Seth Smith hit a pair of home runs and drove in four runs to back a solid outing by Ariel Miranda and the Seattle Mariners remained in the thick of …
Sat., Sept. 17, 2016, 10:51 p.m.
Mariners drop second straight to Astros
Yuli Gurriel hit a two-run single and Mike Fiers pitched six scoreless innings to lead the Houston Astros to a 2-1 victory over the Seattle Mariners on Saturday night.
Fri., Sept. 16, 2016, 10:57 p.m.
Astros snap Mariners’ eight-game winning streak
After eight straight victories, the Mariners were probably due for a clunker Friday night — and, boy, this sure qualifies: a 6-0 loss to the Houston Astros at Safeco Field. …
Fri., Sept. 16, 2016, 7:52 p.m.
MLB Notes: Seattle Mariners reliever Edwin Diaz bounces back
Since allowing a walk-off homer in an Aug. 30 loss at Texas, Edwin Diaz has five saves in six scoreless outings.
Thu., Sept. 15, 2016, 11:05 p.m.
Mariners enjoying “meaningful games” in September
The Seattle Mariners open what might be their most important homestand in more than a decade Friday, and as third baseman Kyle Seager points out: “I think everybody is scoreboard-watching …
Wed., Sept. 14, 2016, 10:26 p.m.
Mariners edge Angels 2-1 for eighth straight win
It’s eight in a row now for the Mariners after Wednesday’s 2-1 victory over the Los Angeles Angels. And while that’s great, eight isn’t enough.
Tue., Sept. 13, 2016, 10:38 p.m.
Taijuan Walker is nearly perfect as roll continues
What a 10-day turnaround for Taijuan Walker! And what isn’t working these days for the Mariners, who made it seven victories in a row Tuesday night with an 8-0 romp …
Sat., Sept. 10, 2016, 4:25 p.m.
Felix Hernandez wins in Oakland again as Mariners beat A’s
Felix Hernandez pitched six scoreless innings to continue his dominance at the Oakland Coliseum and the Seattle Mariners beat the Athletics 14-3 on Saturday.
Fri., Sept. 9, 2016, 11:45 p.m.
Mariners edge Oakland, move up in wild-card standings
The Seattle Mariners moved up another notch Friday night in the American League wild-card standings by holding on for for a 3-2 victory over the Oakland Athletics.
Thu., Sept. 8, 2016, 11:21 p.m.
Kyle Seager, Dae-Ho Lee help Mariners defeat Texas again
The Mariners kept their flickering postseason hopes alive Thursday behind homers from Kyle Seager and Dae-Ho Lee in a 6-3 victory over the Texas Rangers at Safeco Field.
Wed., Sept. 7, 2016, 11:10 p.m.
Adam Lind homers twice, including grand slam, to lead Mariners past Texas
Finally, on Wednesday, the Mariners got a look at a right-handed starting pitcher – and they pounced and feasted in an 8-3 victory over the Texas Rangers at Safeco Field.
Tue., Sept. 6, 2016, 10:08 p.m.
Rangers deal Mariners’ playoff hopes another blow
Mathematically, it’s not yet over for the Mariners after Tuesday’s 10-7 loss to Texas Rangers at Safeco Field. But if it’s not dark yet, it’s getting there.
Mon., Sept. 5, 2016, 10:26 p.m.
Robinson Cano’s 32nd homer gets Mariners started in 14-6 win over Rangers
Robinson Cano homered during a five-run first inning, the Mariners knocked out starter Cole Hamels early and then Seattle pulled away with a six-run sixth inning in a 14-6 win …
Sun., Sept. 4, 2016, 10:24 p.m.
Shoemaker hit in head by liner; Mariners lose to Angels 4-2 win
Albert Pujols and C.J. Cron hit back-to-back home runs in the first inning and six relievers combined to shut down Seattle after starter Matt Shoemaker was hit in the head …
Sat., Sept. 3, 2016, 10:01 p.m.
Taijuan Walker’s season scrapes bottom as Angels swamp M’s
Taijuan Walker’s season, which began with such promise, continued its downward spiral Saturday when he failed to make it through the first inning of the Mariners’ 10-3 loss to the …
Fri., Sept. 2, 2016, 11:35 p.m.
Nine-run second inning allows Mariners to overcome early Angels lead
It seems strange that the Mariners’ formula for beating the Los Angeles Angels at Safeco Field starts with serving up a three-run homer to Mike Trout in the first inning.
Fri., Sept. 2, 2016, 8:56 p.m.
Newest Mariner, Ben Gamel, gets immediate chance in outfield
Following Wednesday’s trade that netted outfielder Ben Gamel, general manager Jerry Dipoto said the Mariners wanted to “see where he’s at in September and gauge what that means for 2017.”
Thu., Sept. 1, 2016, 8:17 p.m.
MLB Notes: Disappointing road trip hurts Mariners’ postseason race
On Thursday — a needed off day — the Mariners had a 68-65 record and were four games out of the wild card with the Red Sox, Tigers, Orioles, Astros, …
Wed., Aug. 31, 2016, 11:07 p.m.
Rangers rough up Felix Hernandez, Mariners
ARLINGTON, Texas – Rougned Odor homered twice a day after hitting a game-ending shot and Carlos Gomez connected for a grand slam off Felix Hernandez, sending the Texas Rangers to …
Tue., Aug. 30, 2016, 9:04 p.m.
Mariners lose on Rougned Odor’s two-run homer in ninth
Rougned Odor hit a two-run homer in the bottom of the ninth inning Tuesday and the American League-best Texas Rangers beat the Seattle Mariners 8-7.
Sun., Aug. 28, 2016, 10:54 p.m.
Solid outing for Taijuan Walker but Mariners fall 4-1 to White Sox
Taijuan Walker allowed four runs in 7
Sun., Aug. 28, 2016, 6:04 p.m.
Dan Altavilla fitting in nicely in the Seattle Mariners bullpen
As reliever Dan Altavilla blew through three Chicago batters Saturday in his major-league debut, the least surprised person at U.S. Cellular Field might have been his former Double-A Jackson teammate.