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A Super matchup on the diamond: Seattle vs. Boston

A Super matchup on the diamond: Seattle vs. Boston

MLB.com Updated 6 hours ago
A team from Seattle vs. a team from Boston on the big stage. What's that you say? The Super what? No, no, I'm talking about the 2015 American League Championship Series. Could happen. Both the Mariners and Red Sox will be attempting to rise from the aby…
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  • Mariners prospect arrested for role in Australian League brawl

    Mariners prospect arrested for role in Australian League brawl

    yahoo.com 13 hours ago
    The fallout from the recent bench-clearing incident in the Australian Baseball League has gone beyond record-breaking league sanctions and could wind up in a court of law, according to MiLB.com. In the latest development, Seattle Mariners pitching prosp…
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  • Astros Triple-A team bringing back famed 'Tequlia Sunrise' jers…

    Astros Triple-A team bringing back famed 'Tequlia Sunrise' jerseys

    yahoo.com Jan 29 (2 days ago)
    Baseball teams are romancing the past this week. Consider the Seattle Mariners' nice-looking new alternate jerseys and the San Diego Padres' announcement that they'll go retro with late '80s brown pinstriped uniforms for five games. One of the other mor…
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  • Hicks knows Seahawks' Wilson is a winner

    Hicks knows Seahawks' Wilson is a winner

    MLB.com Jan 29 (3 days ago)
    In the National Football League, Russell Wilson is the little guy doing huge things as quarterback of the Seahawks. But Mariners catcher John Hicks remembers Wilson in a different way. To Hicks, Wilson was the big guy on their youth baseball team when t…
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  • Mariners close to reuniting with Endy, Gutierrez

    Mariners close to reuniting with Endy, Gutierrez

    MLB.com Jan 25 (6 days ago)
    Two familiar outfielders, Endy Chavez and Franklin Gutierrez, are close to returning to the Mariners on Minor League deals with invitations to next month's Major League Spring Training.
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  • Cruz highlights first day of Mariners FanFest

    Cruz highlights first day of Mariners FanFest

    MLB.com Jan 24
    Nelson Cruz insists he's still a kid at heart, so the new Mariners slugger fit right in during his first public appearance with his new club on Saturday at Safeco Field.
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  • Mariners unveil awesome new alternate uniforms

    Mariners unveil awesome new alternate uniforms

    Looking good, Seattle Mariners. The M's have unveiled new alternate uniforms that they'll wear this season for Sunday home games and they're deliciously retro, adding elements of their late 1980s uniforms to their current look. Enough words, we know wha…
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  • Mariners become first MLB team to install LED lighting

    Mariners become first MLB team to install LED lighting

    yahoo.com Jan 21
    The already bright future of the Seattle Mariners just got a little brighter with the installation of a brand new, ahead-of-the-curve lighting system at Safeco Field. According to MLB.com, the Mariners will become the first MLB franchise to illuminate t…
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  • Mariners FanFest to include past and present stars

    Mariners FanFest to include past and present stars

    MLB.com Jan 21
    New slugger Nelson Cruz and All-Star closer Fernando Rodney highlight the players lineup for the 17th annual Mariners FanFest this Saturday and Sunday, and there will be some interesting new attractions at this year's Safeco Field event as well.
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  • Mariners poised to emerge as AL West power

    Mariners poised to emerge as AL West power

    MLB.com Jan 21
    With the addition of another proven star in Nelson Cruz and potential breakout seasons by young starters Taijuan Walker and James Paxton, the Mariners are positioned to make a serious run at what would be their first division title since the great 2001 …
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  • Cano plays final game in Dominican playoffs

    Cano plays final game in Dominican playoffs

    MLB.com Jan 19
    Mariners second baseman Robinson Cano has been a big hit for his hometown Estrellas De Oriente club in the Dominican Republic Winter League playoffs for the past week, where he finished up his offseason stint on Monday night, according to reports from D…
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  • Robinson Cano healthy and impressive in winter league stint

    Robinson Cano healthy and impressive in winter league stint

    yahoo.com Jan 17
    Last week we learned that Robinson Cano requested and was granted permission by the Seattle Mariners to test his broken toe in the Dominican Winter League. That stint is now ongoing, and we can officially report that Cano not only looks healthy, but als…
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  • With starting gig locked up, who backs up LoMo?

    With starting gig locked up, who backs up LoMo?

    MLB.com Jan 16
    There was a wide-open competition at first base last season, but things have changed heading into 2015. Logan Morrison performed well down the stretch and is the only player on the roster with experience at the position, so the Mariners are searching fo…
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  • Mariners agree with five arbitration-eligible players

    Mariners agree with five arbitration-eligible players

    MLB.com Jan 16
    The Mariners have avoided arbitration hearings with five of six eligible players, agreeing to terms with outfielders Dustin Ackley, Justin Ruggiano and Austin Jackson, pitcher Charlie Furbush and first baseman Logan Morrison.
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  • Hall rattler: Big Unit to rep D-backs on bust

    Hall rattler: Big Unit to rep D-backs on bust

    ESPN.com Jan 16
    Randy Johnson became a major league star with the Seattle Mariners, but he'll enter the Baseball Hall of Fame representing the Arizona Diamondbacks.
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  • Mariners acquire lefty prospect Kickham from Cubs

    Mariners acquire lefty prospect Kickham from Cubs

    MLB.com Jan 14
    The Mariners have acquired left-hander Mike Kickham from the Cubs for Minor League pitcher Lars Huijer, the club announced Wednesday. To make room on the 40-man roster for Kickham, left-hander Anthony Fernandez was designated for assignment. Seattle's 4…
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  • Moyer to join Mariners Hall of Fame this summer

    Moyer to join Mariners Hall of Fame this summer

    MLB.com Jan 13
    Longtime Major League starting pitcher Jamie Moyer, who spent 11 seasons with the Mariners, has been selected as the ninth member to be enshrined in the Mariners Hall of Fame.
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  • Robinson Cano to test broken toe in winter league

    Robinson Cano to test broken toe in winter league

    Robinson Cano's offseason hasn't been as uneventful as the Seattle Mariners had hoped. While representing MLB in the Japan Series in November, their All-Star second baseman suffered a broken pinky toe on his right foot on a hit-by-pitch. That injury has…
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  • Randy Johnson's next HOF question: Mariners or D-backs?

    Randy Johnson's next HOF question: Mariners or D-backs?

    yahoo.com Jan 6
    A new Hall of Fame class means we get to play a game of matching the player with the team cap they'll wear on their plaques. Craig Biggio is going in wearing a Houston Astros cap, no doubt about it. Pedro Martinez will likely wear a Boston Red Sox cap. …
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  • Randy Johnson's next HOF question: Mariners or D-backs?

    Randy Johnson's next HOF question: Mariners or D-backs?

    A new Hall of Fame class means we get to play a game of matching the player with the team cap they'll wear on their plaques. Craig Biggio is going in wearing a Houston Astros cap, no doubt about it. Pedro Martinez will likely wear a Boston Red Sox cap. …
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  • Next step in reach for motivated Mariners

    Next step in reach for motivated Mariners

    MLB.com Jan 2
    After improving by 16 wins and coming within one game of tying for their first playoff berth in 13 years, Seattle appears poised to make a postseason push in 2015. There is much work to be done and questions still to be answered, but the Mariners clearl…
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  • Kearns' full life defined by more than baseball

    Kearns' full life defined by more than baseball

    MLB.com Jan 2
    Bill Kearns was a baseball lifer, and he spent the last 39-plus years of his life as a full-time scout with Mariners, seeing as many as 200 games in the New England area annually even in his 90s.
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  • Video - Buster's Blog: The Intriguing Taijuan Walker 01:36

    Buster's Blog: The Intriguing Taijuan Walker

    Jan 28
    Buster Olney asks if Taijuan Walker can break into the Mariner's Mariners' starting rotation and why he's already getting some comparisons to Bob Gibson.
  • Video - Nelson Cruz Gives Mariners A Much-Needed Bat 02:43

    Nelson Cruz Gives Mariners A Much-Needed Bat

    Dec 1
    ESPN senior baseball writer Jayson Stark discusses the Mariners' deal with OF Nelson Cruz.
  • Video - Kyle Seager Gets Megadeal From Mariners 01:39

    Kyle Seager Gets Megadeal From Mariners

    Nov 24
    Eric Karabell and David Schoenfield discuss Kyle Seager's $100 million deal with the Mariners.
  • Video - Mariners Fall Short In Playoff Bid 00:42

    Mariners Fall Short In Playoff Bid

    Sep 28
    Felix Hernandez struck out seven batters over 5 1/3 scoreless innings to lead the Mariners past the Angels 4-1. With the Athletics' win, the Mariners fell short in their bid to make the playoffs.

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