Stories tagged: Seattle Mariners
WEDNESDAY, 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.
TUESDAY, 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.
MONDAY, 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 …
SUNDAY, 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 …
SATURDAY, 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 …
FRIDAY, 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.
FRIDAY, 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.”
THURSDAY, 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, …
WEDNESDAY, 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 …
TUESDAY, 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.
SUNDAY, 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
SUNDAY, 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.
SATURDAY, AUG. 27, 2016, 10:48 P.M.
Mariners pitching falters in loss to White Sox
Had the Mariners not squandered a late three-run lead Thursday in losing the series opener to the Chicago White Sox, then absorbing a 9-3 thumping Saturday would go down a …
FRIDAY, AUG. 26, 2016, 11:27 P.M.
Felix Hernandez, bullpen outpitch Chris Sale as M’s top White Sox
Chris Sale struck out 14 but got outpitched by Felix Hernandez and the Seattle bullpen, and the Mariners ended a three-game skid Friday night by beating the Chicago White Sox …
THURSDAY, AUG. 25, 2016, 10:32 P.M.
Mariners blow three-run lead in seventh, lose in ninth
Todd Frazier tied it with an RBI single in the seventh inning and won it with a line drive down the left-field line in the ninth to lift the Chicago …
WEDNESDAY, AUG. 24, 2016, 11:15 P.M.
Gary Sanchez homers again, Masahiro Tanaka rolls as Yankees blank Mariners
SEATTLE – For the first time in a month, the offense that helped lift the Seattle Mariners back into playoff contention went absent and on a day Hisashi Iwakuma was …
TUESDAY, AUG. 23, 2016, 11:13 P.M.
Yankees’ CC Sabathia turns back clock to slow down Mariners
Taijuan Walker’s return Tuesday to the Mariners’ rotation mirrored his season. There were tantalizing moments of promise that faded into disappointment. And a 5-1 loss to New York Yankees.
SATURDAY, AUG. 20, 2016, 9:53 P.M.
Hernandez, Zunino lead Mariners past Brewers 8-2
Felix Hernandez pitched eight strong innings and Mike Zunino homered and drove in three runs to lift the Seattle Mariners to an 8-2 victory over Milwaukee on Saturday night, handing …
WEDNESDAY, AUG. 17, 2016, 11:21 P.M.
Edwin Diaz, Mariners bullpen deliver a lot of drama in 4-3 win over Angels
The Wolfpack returned Wednesday with a vengeance and drama. A lot of drama.
WEDNESDAY, AUG. 17, 2016, 9:11 P.M.
MLB Notes: MLB owners set to approve Mariners sale
Major League Baseball owners were set to vote Thursday on the proposed sale of a controlling stake in the Seattle Mariners from Nintendo of America to a group of minority …
TUESDAY, AUG. 16, 2016, 11:17 P.M.
Angels rough up Mariners bullpen to snap 11-game slide
The Wolfpack, the Mariners’ vaunted relief corps, spit back a fur ball Tuesday by blowing a pair of leads in a 7-6 loss to the Los Angeles Angels.
MONDAY, AUG. 15, 2016, 11:21 P.M.
Mariners hand Angels 11th straight loss
Sometimes, it’s best to just count your blessings and move on.
SUNDAY, AUG. 14, 2016, 11:07 P.M.
Seager drives in four as Mariners beat A’s for eighth win in nine games
Kyle Seager doubled twice and drove in four runs as the Seattle Mariners won for the eighth time in nine games, beating the Oakland Athletics 8-4 on Sunday.
SATURDAY, AUG. 13, 2016, 11:06 P.M.
Hisashi Iwakuma continues torrid trend as Mariners edge Oakland
Hisashi Iwakuma leads the majors in victories since May 20, and if that seems an arbitrary date, so be it.
FRIDAY, AUG. 12, 2016, 11:06 P.M.
Khris Davis, Yonder Alonso spark Oakland to win over Mariners
Yonder Alonso hit a tiebreaking two-run single in the sixth inning off rookie Joe Wieland and the Oakland Athletics beat Seattle 6-3 on Friday night to end the Mariners’ six-game …
THURSDAY, AUG. 11, 2016, 8:56 P.M.
Streaking Mariners take Ken Griffey Jr.’s advice to ‘keep fighting’ until the end
The Mariners have their mantra.
WEDNESDAY, AUG. 10, 2016, 11:21 P.M.
Nelson Cruz’s eighth-inning homer guides Mariners to sweep
There was little to separate Felix Hernandez and Detroit’s Justin Verlander over the first seven innings Tuesday at Safeco Field.
TUESDAY, AUG. 9, 2016
Mariners score twice in 15th inning to defeat Detroit
You really do have to stick around with these Mariners.
SUNDAY, AUG. 7, 2016, 4:19 P.M.
Paxton leads Mariners past Angels 3-1, OK after hit on throwing arm by line drive
James Paxton took a four-hitter into ninth inning before he was forced from the game after being hit on the left arm by a line drive, and the Seattle Mariners …
SATURDAY, AUG. 6, 2016, 11:14 P.M.
Shawn O’Malley’s three-run homer sends Mariners past Angels
Shawn O’Malley capped Seattle’s comeback with a three-run home run in the bottom of the seventh inning and the Mariners rallied from a four-run deficit for an 8-6 win over …