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Photos: Mariners' Edgar Martinez through the years

Wed, 18 Jan 2017 23:24:00 UT

Former Mariners designated Edgar Martinez didn't receive the 332 votes needed for election into the National Baseball Hall of Fame's class of 2017, but he did receive by far his highest percentage of votes of his 8-year candidacy (58.6 percent).

Check out photos of Martinez from throughout his M's career in the gallery above.

Edgar Martinez makes move but falls short in Hall of Fame vote

Wed, 18 Jan 2017 23:05:00 UT

Former Mariners designated hitter Edgar Martinez was named on 259 of 442 ballots (58.6 percent) for induction to the National Baseball Hall of Fame in 2017. The results of this year's election by the Baseball Writers' Association of America were announced on Wednesday, when former Houston Astros first baseman Jeff Bagwell, former Montreal Expos outfielder Tim Raines and former Texas Rangers catcher Ivan "Pudge" Rodriguez were elected to Cooperstown's class of 2017.

With offseason moves likely done, are Mariners better or worse?

Thu, 12 Jan 2017 23:30:00 UT

No one will deny the sheer volume of transactions Mariners general manager Jerry Dipoto pulled off this offseason, but is the team demonstrably better than the group that finished just out of a wild-card playoff spot in 2016? We broke down the moves to find out.