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Sun, 26 Mar 2017 19:25:47 EDTTaylor Motter hit a home run for the second time in as many days, and Drew Smyly allowed three home runs in his return from the World Baseball Classic. Jose Peraza raised his average to .350 with two hits, including a home run.
Sun, 26 Mar 2017 20:10:49 EDTManager Scott Servais says the Mariners are looking at the strong possibility of opening the season with an extra arm in the bullpen. So the question now is what eight relievers would make up that crew?
Sun, 26 Mar 2017 20:05:37 EDTSeattle reliever Tony Zych, who had offseason biceps surgery, made his first Cactus League appearance on Sunday against the Reds, tossing a scoreless inning.
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Sun, 26 Mar 2017 13:36:15 EDTThe Mariners took another step toward narrowing down their pitching staff on Sunday, optioning starter Chris Heston to Triple-A Tacoma and also reassigning veteran non-roster invitees Cody Martin, Nick Hagadone and Jean Machi to Minor League camp.
Sat, 25 Mar 2017 19:11:54 EDTDillon Overton, a southpaw acquired from the A's in January, threw six innings of one-run ball in his second Cactus League start as Seattle topped the Rangers, 3-1.
Sat, 25 Mar 2017 16:46:32 EDTIn the second surprise of Mariners camp, left-hander Ariel Miranda was optioned to Triple-A Tacoma on Saturday as the club intends to keep him stretched out as a starting option rather than open the season as a second lefty in the bullpen.
Sat, 25 Mar 2017 20:30:04 EDTThough he was still dealing with the aftereffects of the nasty head cold virus going around the Mariners' clubhouse, left-hander James Paxton got in 5 1/3 innings of work in a Minor League start Saturday and said he feels ready for the regular season.
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 14:54:44 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.
Sat, 25 Mar 2017 15:57:50 EDTRobinson Cano and Nelson Cruz were both sent home sick Saturday as the Mariners continued dealing with a nasty cold virus that has hampered a number of players over the past few days.
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 20:32:12 EDTJarrod Dyson relies on his wheels as one of Major League Baseball's premier speedsters, so the Mariners are giving him time to rest up before beginning the final push for the regular season next week.
Fri, 17 Feb 2017 21:47:25 EDTFrom baseball's brightest stars to the next great fantasy steal lurking on the Mariners depth chart, everything you need to know is one click away.
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 17:56:07 EDTEdwin Diaz returned from the World Baseball Classic on Friday sporting the blond-topped head made famous by his Puerto Rican team as it advanced to the championship game of the 16-team tournament.
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 19:02:59 EDTKyle Seager continued warming up with his first Cactus League home run and Hisashi Iwakuma pitched 5 2/3 strong innings on Friday afternoon as a Mariners split squad topped the Royals, 4-1, at Peoria Stadium.
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 23:09:41 EDTEight Angels pitchers combined to no-hit a Mariners split squad on Friday night, leading the Halos to a 4-0 win in the lone night game of the spring at Tempe Diablo Stadium.
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 17:10:27 EDTThe assumption all spring has been that the Mariners needed a right-handed-hitting backup outfielder to complement lefty-swinging Jarrod Dyson in left field, meaning Guillermo Heredia had the inside track over southpaw Ben Gamel in the chase for the extra spot.
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 01:53:20 EDTThe Mariners blanked the Giants for six innings Thursday, riding a masterful pitching performance behind their ace, Felix Hernandez. The Giants could muster only one hit through the first six innings as Seattle went on to a 9-2 triumph.
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 17:18:11 EDTRookie Daniel Vogelbach, who was expected to open the season as Seattle's starting first baseman, instead was optioned to Triple-A Tacoma on Thursday.
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 21:15:04 EDTOne of the few roster battles in Mariners camp appears all but finalized now as Taylor Motter will open the season as the club's utility player with Shawn O'Malley expected to miss about 10 to 14 days following his appendectomy surgery Tuesday.
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 21:04:00 EDTTony Zych fired a sharp 1-2-3 inning against a Texas Double-A squad and Steve Cishek looked strong in a 22-pitch bullpen session as Seattle's two rehabbing relievers took big steps forward Thursday.
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 21:09:10 EDTBen Revere and Eric Young Jr. ripped back-to-back home runs in the second inning and Yusmeiro Petit turned in a strong start as an Angels split squad topped the Mariners, 9-8, under overcast skies at Peoria Stadium on Wednesday afternoon.
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 20:55:01 EDTShawn O'Malley wasted no time getting back to Mariners camp Wednesday, checking into the clubhouse and meeting with the team's athletic trainers around 10 a.m. after undergoing an appendectomy surgery the previous evening. The question now is how soon the versatile utility man can return to the field, and that remains to be seen.
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 13:35:05 EDTWatch Cano reel Cruz back into Mariners' dugout
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 21:32:08 EDTRzepczynski had some trouble with his name in school
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 22:11:50 EDTMariners reliever Nick Vincent gave up his fifth home run in 5 2/3 innings this spring with a solo shot by Jefry Marte of the Angels in Seattle's 9-8 loss Wednesday at Peoria Stadium, but manager Scott Servais says the parade of long balls isn't a concern.
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 18:30:00 EDTJerry Krause made his name in the NBA as the general manager of a Chicago Bulls franchise that won six championships. It was no surprise to longtime baseball executive Mel Didier, who worked with Krause to scout future NL Most Valuable Player Award winner Kirk Gibson when both men worked for the Seattle Mariners in 1978.
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 01:53:57 EDTYonder Alonso and Trevor Plouffe continued their strong springs for the A's with two hits and two RBIs each as Oakland topped the Mariners, 8-5, Tuesday despite a productive return by Robinson Cano from the World Baseball Classic.
Tue, 21 Mar 2017 21:40:53 EDTThe big boys are back, at least most of them for the Mariners, who on Tuesday looked a lot more like the group fans can expect to see with the return of Robinson Cano, Nelson Cruz, Jean Segura and Felix Hernandez following the ouster of their teams from the World Baseball Classic.
Mon, 20 Mar 2017 12:59:54 EDTBefore the Mariners reported to camp, we took a shot at projecting the final 25-man roster that would emerge from the initial 63 players invited to compete for jobs. So now with two weeks left before Opening Day and that number whittled to 45, it seems the perfect time to check back and see what's changed.
Sun, 19 Mar 2017 17:03:20 EDTScott Servais and Jerry Dipoto are known as one of the more forward-thinking, analytics-friendly manager-general maanger tandems in the Majors. But that doesn't mean they can't get old school.
Tue, 21 Mar 2017 09:07:02 EDTSo many fun things.
Tue, 21 Mar 2017 03:25:11 EDTMariners manager Scott Servais says he enjoys watching his closer, Edwin Diaz, displaying emotion for Puerto Rico's World Baseball Classic team. Servais must have had a great time on Monday night.
Sun, 19 Mar 2017 17:25:40 EDTMissing Spring Training and the first five months of the 2016 season wasn't exactly the plan for Evan Scribner, but things eventually worked out for the Mariners' right-handed reliever.
Sun, 19 Mar 2017 19:08:32 EDTHome runs by Carlos Gomez and Ryan Rua carried the Rangers to a 3-2 victory over the Mariners on Sunday afternoon at Surprise Stadium.
Sat, 18 Mar 2017 19:36:17 EDTHisashi Iwakuma was in a good spot on Saturday afternoon, even if his pitching line didn't reflect it.