| Feb 24, 2009
PEORIA, Ariz. (AP) - Don Wakamatsu already has his first
managerial "win," two days before the Mariners' exhibition games
Wakamatsu had made wearing the practice jersey with numbers on
the back a rule after the first day of camp, partly so...
| Mar 11, 2009
PEORIA, Ariz. (AP) - Rich Harden would prefer questions about his health to disappear.
But because of arm problems the past few seasons, the issue won't go away for the Chicago Cubs right-hander.
"I totally understand, that's just the way it is," said...
| May 3, 2009
Jose Lopez came up the hero again.
Lopez blooped an RBI single in the 15th inning and the Seattle Mariners beat the Oakland Athletics 8-7 Sunday.
"That's a game we could have easily folded up and went home, but we didn't," Seattle manager Don...
| Apr 5, 2009
Seattle Mariners Executive Vice President & General Manager of Baseball Operations Jack Zduriencik today announced the following roster moves:
Recalled from AAA Tacoma - INF Matt Tuiasosopo
Selected from AAA Tacoma - INF Mike Sweeney
| Apr 8, 2009
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Alexi Casilla's two-run single capped Minnesota's three-run rally with two outs in the ninth inning, and the Twins beat the Seattle Mariners 6-5 on Tuesday night.
Brought in to protect a 5-3 lead, Seattle closer Brandon Morrow (0-1)...
| May 8, 2009
The Seattle Mariners struggle at the plate continues.
A change in the lineup by manager Don Wakamatsu didn't help that much.
Scott Baker pitched seven shutout innings for his long-awaited first victory of the season, and the light-hitting Twins broke...
| May 10, 2009
With one of his familiar swings, Ken Griffey Jr. roused the Seattle Mariners and sent a virtual Mother's Day card sailing over the right-field wall.
"It's a cheap way of me not buying my mom a gift," Griffey joked after Seattle's 5-3 comeback victory...
| May 20, 2009
Seattle Mariners Manager Don Wakamatsu calling out ace Felix Hernandez had an immediate and positive result for the Mariners: Chris Jakubauskas noticed.
"I was watching them run all over the place," the fill-in starter said Wednesday about the Angels...
| May 21, 2009
The Angels had as tough a time hitting Chris Jakubauskas on Wednesday night as they would have had spelling his last name, even if they were spotted two vowels.
The 30-year-old rookie right-hander outdueled Angels pitcher Ervin Santana, giving up two...
| May 23, 2009
The Seattle Mariners were feeling pretty good about themselves thru 7 innnings against the San Francisco Giants on Saturday night. Then came the eighth inning. Juan Uribe got the big hit San Francisco had been missing, a two-out bases clearing double in a...
| May 26, 2009
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Jason Giambi's two-run single capped a four-run rally in the seventh inning, and the Oakland Athletics rallied for a 4-3 victory over the Seattle Mariners on Tuesday night.
A's starter Dallas Braden (4-5) was unexpectedly rewarded for battling through...
| May 30, 2009
Don't call the Seattle Mariners down and out, yet.
They still fight to the end, despite their recent struggles in the month of May.
Jose Lopez hit a game-tying three-run homer in the ninth inning off closer Brian Fuentes and Yuniesky Betancourt...