| Aug 23, 2012
| 6:24 PM
Does Jim Leyland have a flair for the dramatic?
We're going to find out when he sets the Tigers' pitching rotation for next weekend's series against the White Sox. If he prioritizes the head-to-head meeting with the first-place Sox, we will get one of...
| May 5, 2012
| 7:13 PM
When it comes to deciding who's going to play where defensively, Phillies manager Charlie Manuel has loads of flexibility.
Ty Wigginton can play first, second or third base. Laynce Nix can man left field or first. John Mayberry Jr. can go to any of the...
| May 29, 2012
| 10:38 PM
As Jason Vargas headed out of the dugout after being lifted in the seventh inning Tuesday with a one-run lead at Rangers Ballpark, the veteran lefty raised a plea for his teammates that was perfectly understandable for a pitcher whose offense has left him...
| Jun 2, 2012
| 9:08 PM
There was no shortage of heroes in the Mariners clubhouse Saturday after Seattle snapped the White Sox's nine-game winning streak with a 10-8 victory in 12 innings.
There were John Jaso and Chone Figgins with key hits in the winning rally, Tom Wilhelmsen...
| Jun 8, 2012
| 10:20 PM
Kevin Millwood and five Mariners' relievers threw a combined no-hitter in a 1-0 win over the Dodgers on Friday night. It was only the 10th combined no-hitter in MLB history.
Millwood breezed through the first six innings Friday night in front of 22,028....
| Jun 12, 2012
| 11:05 PM
A rough outing by Felix Hernandez proved to be too much on Tuesday, as the Mariners' rally in the ninth inning fell just short and the Padres escaped with a 5-4 victory at Safeco Field.
Pitching on five extra days' rest after dealing with a minor back...
| Jun 17, 2012
| 10:49 PM
Felix Hernandez knew Sunday was going to be a good day when teammates urged him to go out to the dugout before his start because he had to see something.
Hernandez never disrupts his pregame clubhouse routine, but finally relented in time to go out and...
| Jun 18, 2012
| 5:40 PM
Statistics through Sunday (last week's ranking)
1. Rangers (1): There have many issues, including a lack of production since early in the season from Michael Young and the highly regarded lineup, but a soft schedule has kept those issues from showing...
| Jun 19, 2012
| 11:01 PM
Ichiro Suzuki was back in the starting lineup on Tuesday night and blooped a single to center field in his first at-bat to lead off the game for his 2,500th hit since he came to U.S. and signed with the Mariners in 2001.
He also pounded out 1,278 hits...
| Jun 25, 2012
| 4:14 PM
1. Rangers (1): Clinging to top spot a week ago, the Rangers added Roy Oswalt and played well in going 5-1 against the lowly Padres and Rockies. Could Yu Darvish share the All-Star clubhouse with Chicago car dealer C.J. Wilson?
2. Yankees (2): Boone...
| Jul 1, 2012
| 10:48 PM
The Mariners' walk-off wonders ended on Sunday as missed opportunities early cost them in a 2-1, 10-inning loss to the Red Sox that wasted a strong start by Jason Vargas.
Seattle beat Boston two of the first three games of the series in the final at-...
| Jul 1, 2012
| 10:57 PM
Hernandez was the only Seattle player among the 33 AL All-Stars announced on the MLB All-Star Selection Show presented by Taco Bell. It will be his third All-Star selection overall.
A year ago, Hernandez was named to the team -- along with reliever...