Stories tagged: Scott Servais
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 8, 2019, 5:38 p.m.
Larry Stone: Nobody thought the step back would be this painful, but Mariners are better down on the farm
But we’ve reached August, and I’m still waiting for the fun part, outside of the two-week stretch that may well become a legendary example of false omens.
Thu., July 11, 2019, 4:12 p.m.
Even for a team that will likely finish last in the American League West Division, there is much to be gained in these final months of the season.
UPDATED: Wed., June 26, 2019, 5:59 p.m.
Mariners owner John Stanton explains his views on the team’s long-term strategy that currently involves trading away players with expensive contracts while still paying a large chunk of their salaries.
UPDATED: Tue., June 25, 2019, 4:44 p.m.
Mariners owner John Stanton sat down to offer insight into his view of the team’s “step-back” plan that has resulted in a 35-47 record.
UPDATED: Sat., April 20, 2019, 11:15 p.m.
The Mariners’ offense has been potent – at least, when not at T-Mobile Park – with a major-league leading 53 home runs, and the starting rotation has been solid. M’s …
Thu., April 11, 2019, 5:05 p.m.
Scott Servais wouldn’t take credit for it. And he wouldn’t share who actually came up with the concept. But when the Mariners manager was asked about his team’s relentless approach …
UPDATED: Wed., March 27, 2019, 8:18 p.m.
The self-realization of who they were and who they never could become came at different moments for the Mariners’ decision-makers. Why pretend to be something you’re not?
UPDATED: Thu., March 14, 2019, 9:40 p.m.
Throughout the offseason, the decisions made about the future of the Seattle Mariners took on different catchphrases.
UPDATED: Wed., March 6, 2019, 10:08 p.m.
Infusion of young talent makes the late innings of Cactus League games a must watch for the Mariners
The Mariners’ “step back” resulted in several prospects arriving in Peoria, Arizona, who breathed life into a low-ranked minor league system.
UPDATED: Tue., March 5, 2019, 6:46 p.m.
The Mariners will take a least 30 players to Japan and will have to cut down to 25 by the time of their first regular-season games back in the U.S. …
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 20, 2019, 6:53 p.m.
Mariners third baseman Kyle Seager enters the 2019 season after a physical and dietary remake. He learned to embrace flexibility training, spinach, and a long-term health plan. Seager played the …
UPDATED: Tue., Dec. 11, 2018, 6:26 p.m.
Seattle manager Scott Servais hopes his team can find success rebuilding with youth much the way the AL West rival Oakland Athletics have done
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 30, 2018, 4:07 p.m.
Edgar Martinez is stepping down as the hitting coach for the Seattle Mariners and moving into a new role as a hitting adviser for the entire organization. The move announced …
UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 13, 2018, 9:14 p.m.
The Mariners’ fall from grace in 2018 has been a slow, steady descent that has wiped out almost all of the good feeling that prevailed for half a season.
Tue., Aug. 28, 2018, 9:55 p.m.
Seattle Mariners manager Scott Servais kept his word to Edwin Diaz, matching the closer’s flashy haircut following a milestone save over the weekend. Servais had promised he’d get a styled …
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 9, 2018, 9:56 p.m.
For the first time since his illustrious career began back on August 5, 2005 in Detroit to make his big league debut, Felix Hernandez has been removed from the Mariners’s …
UPDATED: Mon., July 23, 2018, 8:42 p.m.
As the Mariners defeated the Chicago White Sox in Sunday’s rubber match, giving Seattle its first series win after it lost three straight series going into the All-Star break, the …
Sun., July 22, 2018, 5 a.m.
Continuity is important. But not as important as winning. The Mariners, whose past is pockmarked with little of either, are banking on the two playing well together in the future.
UPDATED: Fri., July 20, 2018, 5:55 p.m.
The Seattle Mariners have given manager Scott Servais a multiyear contract extension with the club in position to potentially end the longest current playoff drought in the four major pro …
UPDATED: Thu., July 19, 2018, 6:13 p.m.
The Mariners don’t wow you with statistical dominance. Their offense is about average, which was unexpected. Their pitching has been better than average – also unexpected. So how did they …
Tue., July 10, 2018, 10:08 p.m.
Felix Hernandez won’t make another start until after the All-Star break. The Mariners’ erstwhile ace has been dealing with lower back issues the last few outings since tweaking it in …
UPDATED: Mon., July 9, 2018, 11:16 p.m.
The excitement of who was selected was tempered by the disappointment for who was snubbed.
Thu., June 21, 2018, 5:41 p.m.
Scott Servais wore an impish grin when media walked into the manager’s office of the visitor’s clubhouse a few hours before Wednesday night’s game.
UPDATED: Thu., June 21, 2018, 6:50 p.m.
The Seattle Mariners placed right-handers Juan Nicasio and Dan Altavilla on the 10-day disabled list, recalled infielder Daniel Vogelbach, and purchased the contract of right-hander Mike Morin from Triple-A Tacoma.
UPDATED: Mon., June 4, 2018, 6:48 p.m.
It’s become an annual ritual to predict, in advance, how and why and sometimes even when the Mariners’ season was going to fall apart – which shortcoming would be the …
UPDATED: Sun., May 27, 2018, 7:06 p.m.
The Mariners might need to consider nametags on the front of their jerseys after making seven roster moves Sunday with another due before Monday’s series opener against the Texas Rangers …
Mon., May 14, 2018, 7:09 p.m.
The Seattle Mariners say they will have a better idea on the projected length of Robinson Cano’s recovery time after the second baseman is examined by a hand specialist in …
Sun., April 15, 2018, 10:56 p.m.
Dee Gordon was finally held hitless this season.
UPDATED: Sun., April 1, 2018, 10:32 p.m.
The Mariners couldn’t make it through the first week of the season unscathed.
Wed., March 28, 2018, 6:12 p.m.
It was like he’d never left. Well, there are a few more grays in his close-cropped hair now. But there was an odd feeling of deja vu, watching Ichiro sit …