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M’s hope to have Iwakuma back in three weeks

SEATTLE – It appears Mariners starter Hisashi Iwakuma is dealing with just a minor strain in a back muscle, and he hopes to return to the mound in roughly three …

Mariners notes: Hisashi Iwakuma placed on 15-day DL

SEATTLE – The Mariners are about to test the depth of their rotation after placing right-hander Hisashi Iwakuma on the 15-day disabled list just prior to Friday’s series opener against …

Angels jump out early to beat M’s

It bears repeating amid the hype and expectations surrounding the Mariners that…well, first, that even the best clubs, and players, hit rough patches on occasion. It happens. It happened early …

Elias has plans to pay visit to Cuba

PEORIA, Ariz. – The thawing relations between the United States and Cuba already has Mariners left-hander Roenis Elias, a 2010 defector, planning a trip back to his homeland to visit …

Mariners keep playoff hopes alive with win over Angels

SEATTLE – The Mariners passed out white towels on Fan Appreciation Night. It was a sea of ivory waving throughout the yard when Dustin Ackley, Kendrys Morales and Michael Saunders …

M’s fall to Angels for fifth loss in six games

Seattle’s September swoon continued Monday night in an 8-1 blowout loss to the Los Angeles Angels in the start to a season-defining 11-game trip.

Batterymates deliver for Mariners

Mike Zunino hit a three-run homer, Hisashi Iwakuma pitched seven innings and the Seattle Mariners beat the Chicago White Sox 4-1 on Friday night for their fourth straight victory.

Mariners notes: James Paxton throws with no pain

ANAHEIM, Calif. – James Paxton was back with the Mariners on Saturday as he threw a bullpen session before the game. He was happy with how his shoulder felt. Unlike …

Iwakuma shines in Mariners 6-2 win over A’s

SEATTLE – On a night when his bobblehead found the hands of the first 20,000 spectators at Safeco Field, Hisashi Iwakuma pitched a nearly flawless baseball game. He was not …

Mariners snap five-game losing streak behind Iwakuma’s gem

SEATTLE – Hisashi Iwakuma’s pregame neck stiffness was serious enough that he had to call for the training staff. Fortunately for the Seattle Mariners, he found a way to take …

Iwakuma helps M’s stop skid

Hisashi Iwakuma pitched eight effective innings to help the Mariners stop a five-game losing streak with a 5-1 win over the Texas Rangers on Sunday in Seattle.

Hisashi Iwakuma dazzles as Mariners blank Braves

Lloyd McClendon’s unusual lineup left the Seattle manager answering questions about his team’s scoring potential.

UPDATED: Tue., May 13, 2014, 10:36 p.m.

Fernando Rodney blows save, Rays beat M’s

David Price gave up one run in his second complete game this season, and the Tampa Bay Rays rallied in the ninth inning against Seattle closer Fernando Rodney to beat …

UPDATED: Thu., May 8, 2014, 11:24 p.m.

Hisashi Iwakuma pitches Mariners to win over Royals

Hisashi Iwakuma scattered four hits over eight innings and Corey Hart hit an RBI single to lift the Seattle Mariners over the Kansas City Royals 1-0 on Thursday night.

Iwakuma excited – and relieved

HOUSTON – It may not have been the type of All-Star-caliber outing Hisashi Iwakuma delivered with such regularity last season, but his first outing of 2014 was better than many …

Iwakuma sharp in M’s wild win

Hisashi Iwakuma gave the Seattle a quality outing in his first start of 2014 and his teammates rewarded his return with plenty of run support, scoring eight runs in the …

Mariners: Iwakuma cleared to resume training, M’s tie Padres

The Mariners got some good news today. Hisashi Iwakuma visited hand specialist Dr. Donald Sheridan this morning and was cleared to have the protective splint removed from his injured middle …

Mariners starting pitcher Iwakuma to miss 4-6 weeks with injured finger

Baseball: Seattle Mariners pitcher Hisashi Iwakuma will not throw for four to six weeks because of an injury to the middle finger of his right hand. Iwakuma reported for his …

UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 16, 2013, 8:45 p.m.

Seager hits slump-ending HR, Mariners beat Rangers

Kyle Seager snapped a career-worst 0-for-21 slump with a go-ahead two-run homer and the Seattle Mariners beat the AL West-leading Texas Rangers 3-1 on Friday night.

Hisashi Iwakuma gives Mariners potent No. 2 starter

SEATTLE – During his team’s trip to New York, Mariners starter Hisashi Iwakuma was asked a favor by Yankees counterpart Hiroki Kuroda. His fellow Japanese countryman wanted Iwakuma to show …

Ackley grand slam leads Mariners’ victory

Dustin Ackley hit his first career grand slam, Michael Saunders homered twice and the Mariners roughed up Cy Young knuckleballer R.A Dickey, beating the struggling Toronto Blue Jays 8-1 on …

Iwakuma whiffs 13 as M’s beat Blue Jays

Hisashi Iwakuma struck out a career-high 13 and Michael Saunders and Kyle Seager had two hits apiece to help Seattle win its fifth consecutive game 4-1 over the Toronto Blue …

All eyes on Iwakuma as Mariners’ camp opens

PEORIA, Ariz. – Spring training is officially under way with Seattle’s pitchers and catchers holding their first workout. The center of attention for the brief Sunday morning session at the …

M’s welcome Iwakuma

Hisashi Iwakuma was the center of attention Sunday as the Mariners opened spring training camp.

Iwakuma impressed with Mariners’ desire to sign him

SEATTLE – It was in mid-December that Japanese pitcher Hisashi Iwakuma and his wife got to take in Seattle for the first time. They looked at potential houses, scouted school …