Arrow-right Camera

The Spokesman-Review Newspaper The Spokesman-Review

Saturday, September 21, 2019  Spokane, Washington  Est. May 19, 1883
Partly Cloudy Day 52° Partly Cloudy

Tags


Stories tagged: MLB


Jeter will start season on DL

New York Yankees captain Derek Jeter is resigned to starting the season on the disabled list for the first time since 2001. Jeter is undergoing treatment for a sore left …


Major League ballparks tour a big hit for all levels of baseball fans

SAN FRANCISCO – If you’re a baseball fan looking to add a new pastime to your vacation itinerary, consider setting a goal to visit all 30 of the sport’s major …


Trout takes high road on salary

Los Angeles Angels slugger Mike Trout figures if he keeps producing like he did during his historic rookie season, he’ll be in line for a handsome raise soon enough. The …


Saunders feels at home with Mariners

PEORIA, Ariz. – The Seattle Mariners could use an experienced No. 2 or 3 starter in the rotation that is headlined by Felix Hernandez, and left-hander Joe Saunders hopes to …


Felix on schedule for spring

Felix Hernandez is expected to be on the field with his teammates this week when the Mariners open spring training. An elbow issue that reportedly surfaced last week when Hernandez …


Upton picks Atlanta

Arizona has traded outfielder Justin Upton to the Atlanta Braves in a seven-player deal that sends former All-Star infielder Martin Prado to the Diamondbacks. The Braves also get third baseman …


Wedge hasn’t given up on Smoak at first

Despite a rocky season in 2013, and the acquisition of numerous players since then who can play first base, Justin Smoak still figures prominently in the Mariners’ plans. In fact, …


Wedge hasn’t given up on Smoak at first

Despite a rocky season in 2012, and the acquisition of numerous players since then who can play first base, Justin Smoak still figures prominently in the Mariners’ plans.


Nothing to add to official announcement, but M’s aren’t done

The official announcement that Raul Ibanez had rejoined the Mariners did not come with any corresponding moves. That suggests the Mariners are a team in need of a bigger move …


Area golf legend Streeter, 98, dies

Golf: Leroy Otis “Babe” Streeter, the long-time golf pro at Shoshone Golf Club, died Friday morning at a nursing home in Kellogg. He was 98. The annual Babe Streeter Open …


Ichiro, N.Y. near deal

The New York Yankees and outfielder Ichiro Suzuki could be reunited by the end of the week. The two sides are nearing completion on a one-year deal, according to several …


Napoli to Boston as Winter meetings begin

The Boston Red Sox began to play catch-up by getting All-Star catcher Mike Napoli, Tampa Bay took a chance on James Loney and the New York Yankees prepared for more …


Giants complete World Series sweep of Tigers

DETROIT — Marco Scutaro singled home the tiebreaking run in the 10th inning, and the San Francisco Giants beat the Detroit Tigers 4-3 on Sunday night to complete a four-game …


Mariners complete season with romp past Angels

SEATTLE – Throughout the final month, with losses coming more often than wins, Seattle manager Eric Wedge noticed a resolve among his younger players as they went out day after …


A’s rally to beat Mariners 7-4 in 10 innings

Josh Donaldson hit a tying two-run home run in the ninth inning and Brandon Moss hit a game-ending three-run homer in the 10th, and the Oakland Athletics gained ground on …


Thames, Mariners whiff at chance to sweep Rangers

SEATTLE – With the bases loaded and a chance to sweep the Texas Rangers at their fingertips, Eric Thames struck out on a fastball right over the middle of the …


Seattle shuts out Rangers 1-0 behind Beavan

Michael Saunders hit a solo home run in the second inning, former Texas prospect Blake Beavan threw seven shutout innings against his former club, and the Seattle Mariners kept the …


Rangers slip past M’s

ARLINGTON, Texas – Seattle Mariners right-hander Blake Beavan has a good time pitching games in Texas. This trip home won’t rank among his favorites, even though he didn’t pitch poorly.


Smoak helps Mariners hold off Rangers 8-6

ARLINGTON, Texas – The Seattle Mariners are just fine playing the role of spoiler. Former Rangers infielder Justin Smoak homered in the eighth inning and drove in a run in …


Smoak helps M’s hold off Rangers

Justin Smoak homered in the eighth and drove in a run in the ninth to lead the Seattle Mariners to an 8-6 win over the Texas Rangers on Saturday night.


Mariners turn back Blue Jays behind Millwood’s effort

TORONTO – Even catcher Miguel Olivo didn’t know that Kevin Millwood was pitching with a sore shoulder. Olivo hit a solo home run, Millwood won consecutive starts for the first …


Athletics finish sweep of Mariners

SEATTLE – Jason Vargas didn’t fret as much about the at-bat that sank him, compared to the one two batters earlier. Vargas and the Mariners lost 4-2 to the Oakland …


Sox go deep, end streak

SEATTLE — Cody Ross hit a tying three-run homer in the sixth inning, Ryan Lavarnway connected two batters later and the Boston Red Sox snapped their seven-game losing streak with …


Montero’s blast propels Mariners

SEATTLE – Jesus Montero eschewed any technical explanation for his ongoing success against Jered Weaver. “I get lucky,” Montero said.


Mariners’ skid hits three

CHICAGO – Mariners manager Eric Wedge wanted to see what his team could do with a full nine innings. Tyler Flowers hit a go-ahead homer just before the final downpour …


Orioles acquire starter from Diamondbacks

PHOENIX – The Arizona Diamondbacks have traded left-hander Joe Saunders to the Baltimore Orioles for right-handed reliever Matt Lindstrom and cash considerations or a player to be named later. Saunders, …


M’s see another lead lost against White Sox

CHICAGO – After their dramatic comeback had fallen short a night earlier, the Seattle Mariners jumped out early on the Chicago White Sox, because of a three-run homer by Kyle …


Flowers’ homer sinks Mariners in 5-4 loss

Tyler Flowers hit a tying homer and Dewayne Wise delivered a go-ahead RBI single in Chicago’s two-run sixth inning, lifting the White Sox to a 5-4 victory over the Seattle …


Seager’s gutsy slide ignites rally that gives Seattle win

SEATTLE – Kyle Seager knew he had to look for something more on a day his Mariners had managed just three hits by the eighth inning. So, when Seager lined …


Felix cruises again as M’s beat Indians 5-1

SEATTLE — Felix Hernandez wasn’t perfect. He was still dominant. Hernandez allowed one run in 7 2/3 innings in the first start following his perfect game, Jesus Montero hit a …