Stories tagged: Seattle Mariners
Fri., June 26, 2015, 11:21 p.m.
Walker sharp again in M’s win
Right-hander Taijuan Walker delivered another shutdown performance by shaking off a first-inning home run by Mike Trout by allowing nothing more through seven innings and the Seattle Mariners defeated the …
Fri., June 26, 2015
Major moves unlikely for Mariners
SEATTLE – If the Seattle Mariners, sitting at 33-40, are to pull themselves back into postseason contention, they are likely to do so with the personnel already on hand. “Our …
Thu., June 25, 2015, 8:50 p.m.
Mariners unlikely to make any major moves
If the Seattle Mariners, sitting at 33-40, are to pull themselves back into postseason contention, they are likely to do so with the personnel already on hand.
Thu., June 25, 2015
Kansas City’s seven-run fourth inning sends Mariners to 8-2 loss
SEATTLE – Let’s credit the Seattle Mariners with this much over the last couple weeks. When they lose, they don’t mess around. No torment or anguish. No maybe, almost or …
Wed., June 24, 2015
Mike Montgomery delivers a gem in Mariners’ 7-0 victory over the Royals
SEATTLE – Rookie left-hander Mike Montgomery was in all kinds of trouble Tuesday night in the first inning against the club that had once drafted him in the hope that …
Tue., June 23, 2015
Royals’ Blanton stymies Mariners as Felix Hernandez takes loss
SEATTLE – It started well Monday for the Seattle Mariners. They had Felix Hernandez on the mound, and they grabbed a quick lead on a first-inning homer by Robinson Cano. …
Mon., June 22, 2015, 10:28 p.m.
Royals’ Blanton, bullpen shut down Mariners
Kansas City nicked Seattle’s Felix Hernandez for four runs over 62/3 innings, while the Mariners’ attack flat-lined against journeyman right-hander Joe Blanton and the Royals’ suffocating bullpen in a 4-1 …
Sun., June 21, 2015, 8:57 p.m.
Astros take series finale from Mariners
J.A. Happ allowed three runs in five innings, but it wasn’t enough for the Mariners, as the Houston Astros padded their advantage against the Seattle bullpen to take the series …
Sun., June 21, 2015
Edgar Martinez named Mariners hitting coach, replacing Howard Johnson
SEATTLE – The greatest hitter in Mariners history has been asked to fix the worst-hitting team in baseball. On Saturday afternoon, the organization announced that Edgar Martinez had been named …
Sun., June 21, 2015
Mariners impressive in first game under new hitting coach Edgar Martinez
SEATTLE – Edgar Martinez might want to retire right now after just one game as the Seattle Mariners’ hitting coach. It’s not going to get much better than Saturday’s 6-3 …
UPDATED: Sat., June 20, 2015, 11:20 p.m.
Taijuan Walker fans 11, Mariners power past Astros
SEATTLE — Taijuan Walker has found his groove for the Seattle Mariners. Walker struck out a career-high 11 while pitching into the seventh inning in a 6-3 win over the …
UPDATED: Sat., June 20, 2015, 7:02 p.m.
Mariners hire Edgar Martinez as hitting coach, reassign HoJo
SEATTLE — The Seattle Mariners are looking to the past to reinvigorate the worst hitting team in baseball, hiring Edgar Martinez as their hitting coach on Saturday and reassigning Howard …
Sat., June 20, 2015
Roenis Elias rebounds in Mariners’ 5-2 victory over Astros
SEATTLE – Roenis Elias rebounded Friday from the worst start of his career by shutting down that same opponent that delivered a severe spanking just five days ago. Elias worked …
UPDATED: Fri., June 19, 2015, 11:11 p.m.
Mark Trumbo drives in 3, Mariners beat Astros
SEATTLE — Roenis Elias settled down after a first-pitch home run, allowing four hits over seven-plus innings, and Mark Trumbo drove in three runs to pace the Seattle Mariners to …
Fri., June 19, 2015
Lack of offense, poor defense costly for Mariners
SEATTLE – It isn’t just a snooze-susceptible attack the Seattle Mariners need to address. Their concept of re-gifting requires some work. One night after capitalizing on a defensive misplay for …
Thu., June 18, 2015
Felix Hernandez outduels Madison Bumgarner as Mariners beat Giants 2-0
SEATTLE – Well, what’d you expect Wednesday night when the pitching match-up at Safeco Field was Felix Hernandez and Madison Bumgarner? This was an absolute dandy and it turned, not …
Wed., June 17, 2015
Mariners close trip with another missed opportunity in 6-2 loss to Giants
SAN FRANCISCO – An eight-game trip that offered breakthrough opportunities for the Seattle Mariners at all three venues ended Tuesday with another bite of disappointment in a 6-2 loss to …
UPDATED: Tue., June 16, 2015, 5:13 p.m.
Mariners end road trip with 6-2 loss to Giants
SAN FRANCISCO — J.A. Happ hit his spot the first time he faced Matt Duffy only to watch the ball leave the ballpark.
Mon., June 15, 2015, 10:21 p.m.
Mariners’ Taijuan Walker dominates Giants
Here was Taijuan Walker taking another step Monday night toward becoming the dominant pitcher the Seattle Mariners have long envisioned.
Sun., June 14, 2015, 8:25 p.m.
Astros rock Elias in 13-0 rout of M’s
Seattle starter Roenis Elias struggled and Seattle’s hitters didn’t fare any better to send the Mariners to their most lopsided loss of the season, 13-0 to the Houston Astros on …
Sat., June 13, 2015, 10:03 p.m.
Morrison homers twice in Mariners’ win
After getting blanked in the two previous games, and one day after seeing their King fail to survive the first inning, the Mariners struck back Saturday with a five-run first …
Sat., June 13, 2015
Felix Hernandez gives up eight runs in first inning in Mariners’ 10-0 loss to Astros
HOUSTON – Say we’re discussing existential philosophy. Or metaphysical possibilities. Theoretical truths. Women. Or something else most of us don’t understand. (Hand up.) We might learn that, yes, it’s possible …
UPDATED: Fri., June 12, 2015, 8:36 p.m.
Astros rough up King Felix in 10-0 win over Mariners
HOUSTON — Felix Hernandez was at a loss. The pitcher so dominate he had earned the nickname King Felix had more than two hours to contemplate his night and still …
Fri., June 12, 2015
Mariners’ attack returns to snooze mode in 6-0 loss to Indians
CLEVELAND – One day after their breakout nine-run performance, the Seattle Mariners put their attack back on ice Thursday afternoon in a 6-0 loss to the Cleveland Indians. The Mariners, …
UPDATED: Thu., June 11, 2015, 4:27 p.m.
Mariners lose 6-0, failing again to top 3 runs
CLEVELAND — After watching Seattle score nine runs the previous night, Mariners manager Lloyd McClendon hoped his team had snapped out of its offensive funk.
Thu., June 11, 2015
Kyle Seager’s slam powers Mariners to streak-busting 9-3 victory over Indians
CLEVELAND – One swing changed everything and closed the book on an unwanted franchise record for scoring futility. Kyle Seager hit a grand slam in the third inning Wednesday night …
Wed., June 10, 2015
Mariners set franchise mark for scoring futility but still beat Indians 3-2
CLEVELAND – Again Tuesday night, for a club-record 13th game in a row, the Seattle Mariners failed to score more than three runs. This time, it didn’t hurt them.
Wed., June 10, 2015
M’s notes: Huskies outfielder picked in third round
CLEVELAND – Who should know more about Washington center fielder Braden Bishop than his hometown club? The Seattle Mariners selected Bishop with their third-round pick Tuesday (No. 94) overall) when …
Tue., June 9, 2015
Seattle among baseball’s biggest disappointments
SEATTLE – Robinson Cano was only supposed to hear the jeers and boos cascading from the spectators when he was playing on the road. Hearing them at Safeco Field after …
Tue., June 9, 2015
Short & Sweet: 3 shortstops lead off MLB draft for 1st time
SECAUCUS, N.J. – Shortstops were a big hit leading off the Major League Baseball draft. The Arizona Diamondbacks selected Vanderbilt slugger Dansby Swanson with the No. 1 pick Monday night, …