Stories tagged: yusei kikuchi
Sun., Aug. 18, 2019
Yusei Kikuchi needed just 96 pitches to complete a two-hitter Sunday that led the Seattle Mariners over the Toronto Blue Jays 7-0 for Seattle’s third shutout of the season.
UPDATED: Sun., July 21, 2019
The fourth inning told the story. Not just the story of Sunday’s 9-3 loss to the Los Angeles Angels, in which the Mariners dropped their 15th game in their past …
Sun., June 23, 2019
J.P. Crawford had a career-high four hits and drove in four, Yusei Kikuchi had his best outing in a month, and the Seattle Mariners used an eight-run third inning to …
UPDATED: Sat., June 8, 2019
Shohei Ohtani homered and singled off Yusei Kikuchi in the Los Angeles Angels’ 12-3 win over the Seattle Mariners.
Thu., May 9, 2019
Whatever was smeared under the hat of Seattle pitcher Yusei Kikuchi, it hasn’t turned into a sticky situation for the Mariners, New York Yankees or Major League Baseball. A day …
UPDATED: Fri., May 3, 2019
Mariners’ Yusei Kikuchi sought out Cleveland’s Trevor Bauer to talk pitching, igniting an unlikely bond
At some point during this three-game series against Cleveland at Progressive Field, Mariners rookie Yusei Kikuchi hopes to have another conversation with Indians star pitcher Trevor Bauer.
UPDATED: Mon., April 22, 2019
It appears the Mariners have made a decision on Yusei Kikuchi’s next start and what pitcher they will bring up to supplement the innings needed to cover the shortened outing.
Tue., March 26, 2019
Seattle Mariners pitcher Yusei Kikuchi is well aware his first season in the majors will be subject to additional scrutiny. Kikuchi’s rookie season is essentially an experiment, an attempt to …
UPDATED: Sat., March 16, 2019
The two players and their manager walked through the underground tunnel that took them from the basement of the Tokyo Dome to the banquet room floor of the Tokyo Dome …
UPDATED: Wed., March 13, 2019
Yusei Kikuchi’s goal was always to pitch in the major leagues. The dream is now the reality for the newest starting pitcher for the Seattle Mariners. But in a twist, …
UPDATED: Sat., March 9, 2019
Former Gonzaga standout will earn his first start on opening day.
Mon., Feb. 25, 2019
Japanese free-agent Yusei Kikuchi made his debut for the Seattle Mariners on Monday, throwing two innings against the Cincinnati Reds in a start that featured a little bit of everything, …
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 23, 2019
New Mariners pitcher Yusei Kikuchi is still getting used to the different ball in MLB compared to Japan, not to mention the unseasonably cold and rainy weather in Arizona, but …
UPDATED: Mon., Feb. 11, 2019
If nothing else, the Seattle Mariners’ early arrival for spring training will give them a little more meet-and-greet time.
Wed., Jan. 2, 2019
The Seattle Mariners have signed Japanese left-handed pitcher Yusei Kikuchi to a four-year deal just ahead of the deadline for him to sign with a major league club or be …