| Jun 10, 2011
| 9:42 PM
When Mariners manager Eric Wedge decided to give Ichiro Suzuki a rare night off Friday, he surely didn't expect his right-field replacement to provide the fireworks in a 3-2 victory over the Tigers at Comerica Park.
The idea was to allow Ichiro to...
| Jun 11, 2011
Backed by strong pitching, early hitting and Mariners miscues, the Detroit Tigers moved into a tie for first place in the American League Central with a 8-1 win on Saturday evening at Comerica Park. It is the first time this season the Tigers have been...
| Jun 11, 2011
| 8:33 PM
Michael Pineda has been remarkably consistent in the first 10 weeks of his rookie campaign, but the big Mariners right-hander ran into his first rugged start in an 8-1 loss to the Tigers on Saturday at Comerica Park.
Pineda's eight hits, six runs and...
| Jun 12, 2011
Miguel Olivo hit two home runs and Felix Hernandez pitched eight strong innings to lead the Seattle Mariners to a 7-3 victory over the Detroit Tigers on Sunday.
The Mariners trailed 2-0 and hadn't hit the ball out of the infield when Olivo led off the...
| Jun 17, 2011
| 10:34 PM
Leading up to Seattle's bout with Philadelphia Friday night, it seemed nearly everybody was talking about the highly anticipated debut of top prospect Dustin Ackley.
And Ackley was solid, no doubt. He was made several nice plays at second base and...
| Jul 24, 2011
| 7:40 PM
Seattle skipper Eric Wedge tried shaving the mustache. He tried lightening the mood. But on Sunday at Fenway Park, the Red Sox lit up a Seattle rookie barely old enough to shave as the harried Mariners lost, 12-8, for their franchise-record 15th...
| Jul 29, 2011
| 10:38 PM
If there were scouts at Safeco Field to watch Erik Bedard on Friday, they didn't catch him on his best night.
Bedard has been impressive this season, and as a left-hander who is under a one-year contract, he's been the topic of trade rumors as Sunday'...
| Aug 1, 2011
| 10:36 PM
Some in the Mariners organization compare rookie Blake Beavan to the just-traded Doug Fister, as both are 6-foot-8 right-handers who rely more on excellent command than raw power.
But Beavan had something Fister rarely enjoyed Monday, some welcome run...