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Mariners waste historic comeback by losing in 16 innings

SEATTLE – Kyle Seager’s first career grand slam was a historic one and gave Seattle a chance for an improbable victory. It also was one of the only clutch hits …


Twins roll over Mariners in Bonderman’s first start since 2010

MINNEAPOLIS – Jeremy Bonderman had a rough return to the majors. Bonderman allowed seven earned runs in just 4 2/3 innings and the Minnesota Twins beat the Seattle Mariners 10-0 …


Wilhelmsen blows save in Mariners’ loss

MINNEAPOLIS – Tom Wilhelmsen walked the first three batters he faced, and Seattle manager Eric Wedge didn’t budge. He’s the closer, and this was his game to lose. The right-hander …


Padres achieve split with Mariners

SEATTLE – Edinson Volquez pitched into the eighth inning and Jedd Gyorko and Alexi Amarista each homered, and the San Diego Padres beat the Seattle Mariners 6-1 on Tuesday. The …


Bay delivers victory for Mariners

SEATTLE – The Seattle Mariners had several heartbreaking losses during their eight-game losing streak. They ended it with an uplifting win in their last at-bat.


Mariners, Felix dropped by Texas

SEATTLE – Nelson Cruz hit his 12th homer of the season, David Murphy drove in three runs and the Texas Rangers roughed up Seattle ace Felix Hernandez in a 5-2 …


Spokane couple won trip to MLB Fan Cave in New York

With the Mariners comfortably up 10 runs in the ninth inning, Spokane resident Brian Jackson smiled from his seat at Yankee Stadium as he watched relief pitcher Tom Wilhelmsen enter …


Mariners sloppy in 6-0 loss to Indians

CLEVELAND – One inning into this disaster, it was apparent the Seattle Mariners didn’t have much of a chance. They’d already been owned by Cleveland Indians ace Justin Masterson in …


M’s lose another in ninth

CLEVELAND – Two ninth-inning losses in two days have left the Seattle Mariners reeling and frustrated. Mark Reynolds’ bases-loaded fielder’s choice in the ninth inning Saturday scored Jason Kipnis and …


Ibanez homers ignite Mariners

NEW YORK – Raul Ibanez was more than happy to turn those welcome back calls of “Ra-uuul!” into a good old Bronx cheer. Ibanez again treated Yankee Stadium as his …


Mariners’ Saunders improves to 4-0 at Safeco

SEATTLE – Joe Saunders has no idea why he can’t win on the road when he can’t lose at home. The Seattle pitcher won his ninth straight decision at Safeco …


M’s cure for what ailed A’s

SEATTLE – After losing five games in a row, the Oakland Athletics were ready for something to go right. So when Josh Donaldson gave the A’s an early lead with …


Montero’s blast lifts M’s over Pirates

PITTSBURGH – For Jesus Montero, it has been, so far, a season of reduced playing time and increased scrutiny, one that has seen his status as a mega-prospect called into …


Saunders roughed up on road as Jays rout Mariners

TORONTO – It’s been a rough ride on the road for Joe Saunders this season. Mark DeRosa hit a three-run homer, Melky Cabrera added a solo shot and the Blue …


Ackley hits grand slam; Mariners top Blue Jays 8-1

TORONTO – Following Felix Hernandez to the mound is working out well for Seattle’s Hisashi Iwakuma. Dustin Ackley hit his first career grand slam, Michael Saunders homered twice and the …


Morse ends Mariners homestand with bang

SEATTLE – Michael Morse hit an opposite-field two-run homer, his third home run in four games, Aaron Harang pitched six solid innings for his first win and the Seattle Mariners …


Bay, Morse home runs give Mariners series win over Angels

SEATTLE – Throughout a miserable two weeks before this critical weekend by the Mariners, it seemed at times like Jason Bay was the only hitter consistently putting together quality at-bats. …


Mariners’ strikeout binge continues as Rangers sweep

ARLINGTON, Texas – Seattle Mariners manager Eric Wedge is still confident that all his hitters will get on track. For now, there are a lot of swings and misses.


Brooklyn, a guide to exploring baseball legend’s homes, home field

NEW YORK – With the movie “42” bringing the Jackie Robinson story to a new generation, fans young and old may be inspired to visit some of the places in …


Tigers hold off Mariners in 14 innings

SEATTLE – Detroit catcher Brayan Pena held onto Prince Fielder’s relay throw and absorbed a collision with Justin Smoak at home plate for the final out, and the Tigers outlasted …


Maurer backs up Mariners’ good faith

SEATTLE – Brandon Maurer shook the nerves, went back to relying on his primary pitches and finally displayed why the Seattle Mariners felt the 22-year-old was ready to make the …


Mariners missing offense in loss to Rangers

SEATTLE – If Justin Smoak had to do it all over again, he’d simply catch the ball this time. But if Brendan Ryan had done that a few batters earlier, …


Mariners fall in extra inning

CHICAGO – Michael Morse says he’s emerging from this first, power-laden week feeling like he needs to ease up on the aggressiveness and just relax. And that’s a message Morse …


Lowrie, A’s spoil Saunders debut for Mariners

OAKLAND, Calif. – Things looked pretty good for the Mariners after having hit two more home runs just a half inning into this game. But Mariners starter Joe Saunders knew …


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 …


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 …


Snowstorm causing problems from Rockies to Midwest

DENVER (AP) — A storm that has dumped more than a foot of snow in the Rocky Mountains was causing problems for travelers as it spread across the Plains on …


Snowstorm hits Rockies, heads to Midwest

DENVER (AP) — A storm that has dumped more than a foot of snow in the Rocky Mountains is heading east and is forecast to bring the first major winter …


Winter storm moving through Southwest, Rockies

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A winter snowstorm is moving through the Rocky Mountain region as many get ready to begin their holiday travels. The National Weather Service is forecasting …


APNewsBreak: DeCinces indicted for insider trading

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Former Baltimore Orioles all-star Doug DeCinces and three others were indicted Wednesday on insider trading charges involving the use of information prior to the takeover of …