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Tue, 25 Oct 2016 16:46:28 EDTMicah Owings, a 34-year-old right-hander with six seasons of Major League experience, has agreed to terms on a Minor League deal with the Mariners and will be invited to Spring Training this February.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 12:24:32 EDTOf the multitude of moves made last year by Mariners general manager Jerry Dipoto, perhaps the best was the acquisition of Leonys Martin from the Rangers to solidify Seattle's center-field situation.
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 19:29:07 EDTOn a 94-degree day at Peoria Sports Complex on Friday, it was a pair of catchers who were heating up as the Peoria Javelinas defeated the Glendale Desert Dogs, 8-2.
Thu, 20 Oct 2016 15:55:53 EDTAll six Major League coaches on manager Scott Servais' staff will return next season, the club announced Thursday, while Triple-A Tacoma hitting coach Scott Brosius will be added as a seventh assistant coach.
Wed, 19 Oct 2016 18:17:05 EDTHere's a look back at the Mariners' 2016 season through some interesting numbers.
Wed, 19 Oct 2016 02:04:43 EDTMariners No. 2 prospect Tyler O'Neill hit his AFL-leading third homer, Luiz Gohara hurled a scoreless frame and Tyler Marlette went 1-for-3 with an RBI for Peoria in an Arizona Fall League win.
Mon, 17 Oct 2016 20:03:10 EDTMariners right-hander Taijuan Walker underwent surgery to remove a bone fragment in his right ankle Monday but is expected to be ready for the start of Spring Training, according to GM Jerry Dipoto.
Mon, 17 Oct 2016 20:20:47 EDTMariners No. 2 prospect Tyler O'Neill ripped a long home run and went 2-for-4 in a Fall League win for Peoria.
Thu, 28 Jul 2016 01:20:20 EDTWho do the Mariners have in the pipeline? Get scouting reports, video, stats, projected ETAs and more for Seattle's Top 30 Prospects on MLBPipeline.com's Prospect Watch.
Mon, 17 Oct 2016 19:44:22 EDTMariners third-base coach Manny Acta will receive the Brooks Robinson Community Service Award next month at the 17th annual Legends for Youth Dinner in New York, the MLB Players Alumni Association announced on Monday.
Thu, 13 Oct 2016 15:39:45 EDTWhile Robinson Cano will garner votes among the top MVP Award candidates in the American League, and Nelson Cruz drew considerable recognition again as one of baseball's top sluggers, Kyle Seager quietly went about putting together one of the best seasons in baseball in 2016.
Tue, 11 Oct 2016 19:48:16 EDTOne of the looming questions facing the Mariners as they plot their offseason plans is this: Who will man first base in 2017 with both Adam Lind and Dae-Ho Lee heading into free agency? Daniel Vogelbach knows the situation. And he'd like to be that answer.
Mon, 10 Oct 2016 12:27:13 EDTMLBPipeline.com selected outfielder Tyler O'Neill and right-hander Zack Littell as the Mariners prospects of the year.
Fri, 14 Oct 2016 19:26:02 EDTThrough their Mariners Care non-profit foundation, the Mariners and their corporate partners raised more than $2 million in the past year for a variety of charities throughout the Northwest, according to a statement released by the club on Friday.
Mon, 10 Oct 2016 23:15:44 EDTThe spotlight may shine on the Arizona Fall League more than ever in the prospect circuit's 25th season. Usually packed with phenoms, the league has even more blue-chip prospects than usual. And, as you may have heard, a certain Heisman Trophy winner will take the next step in his baseball development with the Scottsdale Scorpions.
Fri, 7 Oct 2016 16:59:29 EDTAs a whole, the Mariners' stateside teams lead organized baseball with a cumulative .572 winning percentage, and two of those teams, the Rookie-level AZL Mariners and Double-A Jackson, won their league's titles. In fact, of all Seattle's affiliates, only its big league club failed to qualify for a postseason. In the wake of their system-wide success, the Mariners have decided not to field a team in the fall instructional league in Arizona this year and will instead host a series of mini-camp for players throughout the offseason.
Thu, 6 Oct 2016 00:14:36 EDTNow that general manager Jerry Dipoto made his mark in Year 1 with the Mariners, will this winter be a little calmer?
Tue, 4 Oct 2016 21:55:29 EDTTrevor Gooby, who had been working for the Pirates as their senior director of operations in Florida and the Dominican Republic, was introduced on Tuesday by the Mariners as their new vice president of ballpark operations.
Sun, 2 Oct 2016 14:50:03 EDTThis wasn't the season Felix Hernandez wanted and certainly not the ending he envisioned. But the 30-year-old says he plans to work hard this offseason to get back on track for what will be his 13th season with the Mariners.
Sun, 2 Oct 2016 22:00:00 EDTA Mariners team that underwent a major overhaul under new general manager Jerry Dipoto couldn't quite close the deal in its push for the playoffs, falling just short of a Wild Card berth despite a double-digit win improvement from 2015.
Sun, 2 Oct 2016 19:52:18 EDTAs the Mariners packed their bags to depart for homes and families across the country following Sunday's season-ending 3-2 loss to the A's, hugs and handshakes were exchanged with the knowledge that not all will be back next year.
Mon, 3 Oct 2016 14:22:08 EDTThe National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum announced Monday that 10 individuals have been named to the Today's Game Era ballot, to be voted on during the Winter Meetings in December.
Sun, 2 Oct 2016 22:00:00 EDTJerry Dipoto has built a deserved reputation as a general manager who likes to wheel and deal, but even he admits this offseason shouldn't be quite as busy as last year, when the Mariners made more moves than any team in baseball in restructuring their roster.
Sun, 2 Oct 2016 19:03:46 EDTThere were no postseason aspirations or playoff dramatics on the line, but Oakland rookie left-hander Sean Manaea put on a nice pitching performance as the A's and Mariners played out the string in Sunday's season finale at Safeco Field. Manaea pitched six innings of two-run ball in Oakland's 3-2 win, allowing five hits with five strikeouts.
Sun, 2 Oct 2016 03:01:59 EDTScott Servais has seemingly been prepared for every moment, every step of his first season as Mariners manager. But not this. Not the abrupt ending to what he'd hoped would be a magical run to a playoff berth.
Sun, 2 Oct 2016 03:42:59 EDTThe Mariners pushed it to the 10th inning of their 161st game of the season, but there will be no playoffs in the Pacific Northwest for a 15th straight year after the A's pulled out a taut, 9-8 thriller Saturday night at Safeco Field.
Sun, 2 Oct 2016 00:50:29 EDTTyler O'Neill was at Safeco Field on Saturday night to receive the first Ken Griffey Jr. Mariners Minor League Hitter of the Year award, soaking up the stadium he'd someday soon like to call his home.
Sat, 1 Oct 2016 01:10:34 EDTRobinson Cano has been outstanding from start to finish this year for the Mariners, which makes it no surprise that the 33-year-old second baseman was named Friday as the team's Most Valuable Player by Seattle's chapter of the Baseball Writers Association of America.
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 20:48:26 EDTMariners manager Scott Servais has been the picture of calm throughout much of his first year in the dugout. Like most skippers, he understands the need to stay steady through the ups and downs of the 162-game drama.
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 22:35:25 EDTTyler O'Neill and Andrew Moore, two players who helped Double-A Jackson win the Southern League title this year, were named the Mariners' Minor League hitter and pitcher of the year on Friday.
Sat, 1 Oct 2016 02:26:20 EDTTaijuan Walker was able to do something Friday night that he struggled with in the middle of the season: he kept his team in the game when he didn't have his best stuff.
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 04:13:46 EDTEdwin Diaz is just a 22-year-old rookie, but the right-hander has thrived in some big spots for the Mariners since his debut in June.
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 02:30:13 EDTMike Zunino broke a tie Friday with a home run in the seventh inning of a 3-2 victory over the A's at Safeco Field.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 21:21:33 EDTFor the first time in his career, Seattle's Kyle Seager has reached the 30-home run plateau. He's hit exactly five home runs each month of the season.
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 19:35:00 EDTFor Leonys Martin, this win carried a little something extra. And not just because he had three hits, three runs and a pair of stolen bases as the Mariners kept a postseason bid in their sights with a 12-4 victory over the Astros on Wednesday. This one, the 28-year-old Cuban said, was for his childhood friend, Jose Fernandez.
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 19:50:00 EDTAs the Mariners make a push for October, they're getting a big boost from a guy who didn't play a game for them until September. Reliever Evan Scribner, who spent the season's first five months on the disabled list with a strained lat muscle, slammed the door on the Astros' comeback bid with two more scoreless innings of relief before Seattle pulled away for a 12-4 win in Wednesday's crucial series finale at Minute Maid Park.
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 01:40:54 EDTFor Robinson Cano, the home runs have been coming since the start of the season and they haven't slowed. The seven-time All-Star second baseman is at a career-best 35 and counting after two more homers in Monday's 4-3 win over the Astros.