| Jul 3, 2010
| 9:49 PM
Justin Verlander lost to the Mariners twice this year. This time, he had one of his best outings of the season.
Verlander struck out 10 in seven strong innings and Brandon Inge drove in three runs to help the Detroit Tigers beat Seattle 6-1 on Saturday...
| Jul 4, 2010
| 4:22 PM
Cliff Lee was poised to become the first pitcher in two years to have four straight complete games.
He never got the chance.
With the Mariners holding a commanding 8-1 lead on a 90-degree Sunday afternoon, Mariners manager Don Wakamatsu decided to end...
| Jul 4, 2010
Russell Branyan and Casey Kotchman each hit a three-run homer, All-Star Cliff Lee fell an inning short of another complete game and the Seattle Mariners beat the Detroit Tigers 8-1 Sunday.
Lee (8-3) improved to 7-1 in his last nine starts. Lee, who had...
| Jul 9, 2009
Lou Piniella was in no mood to regurgitate his pregame comments about the lack of offense after Wednesday's 4-1 loss to Atlanta pushed the Cubs back to .500 at 41-41.
"There's no sense talking about it anymore," the Cubs manager said.
The Cubs wound...
| Jan 5, 2010
| 7:34 PM
A person familiar with the talks says the Red Sox and Mariners are working on a trade that would send first baseman
Casey Kotchman from Boston to Seattle.
The 26-year-old Kotchman, a .269 career hitter known for defense, joined Boston on July 31 in a...
| Jan 7, 2010
| 2:25 PM
The Mariners have finalized the trade with the Boston Red Sox that brings first baseman Casey Kotchman to Seattle for outfielder Bill Hall and a player to be named.
Mariners spokesman Jeff Evans said Thursday that Kotchman passed his physical to complete...
| Jan 28, 2010
| 4:17 PM
Even though they have acquired former Cy Young Award winner Cliff Lee, given $78 million to co-ace Felix Hernandez, signed All-Star third baseman Chone Figgins and added other pieces, the remade Mariners aren't done yet.
General manager Jack Zduriencik...
| Feb 3, 2010
| 3:05 PM
Casey Kotchman and the Mariners have agreed to a one-year contract worth $3,517,500, settling Seattle last salary arbitration case this year.
Seattle announced the deal for the 26-year-old first baseman on Wednesday, less than a month after Seattle...
| Feb 19, 2010
| 9:47 PM
First baseman Russell Branyan has reached a preliminary agreement to rejoin the Cleveland Indians, a person familiar with the negotiations told The Associated Press.
The deal is subject to a physical, the person said Friday, speaking on condition of...
| Feb 23, 2010
| 3:51 PM
The Seattle Mariners are holding their first full team workout of spring training now at the team's Peoria complex, with every regular and starting rotation pitcher having reported.
Pitcher Cliff Lee took part in pitchers' fielding practice and is...
| Feb 23, 2010
| 4:12 PM
Ichiro Suzuki can talk about separating the way last season ended from the start of a new year, but all indications are that the good vibes will linger with the nine-time All-Star.
The Seattle Mariners won their final game of 2009, finishing with 85...
| Apr 3, 2009
| 9:15 PM
PHILADELPHIA PHILLIES (92-70, 1st)
MANAGER: Charlie Manuel (5th season)
PAYROLL: $131 million
X-FACTOR: Chase Utley has made a speedy return from hip surgery but any sort of setback would cripple the lineup.
BEST CASE: Brad Lidge, after going 48 for...