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Mariners retain 7 arbitration-eligible players

Mariners retain 7 arbitration-eligible players

MLB.com Updated Dec 2 (yesterday)
The Mariners tendered contracts for 2017 to 32 players on their Major League roster on Friday, including seven arbitration-eligible players who would have otherwise become free agents.
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  • Source: Mariners, Rzepczynski near deal

    Source: Mariners, Rzepczynski near deal

    MLB.com Dec 1 (2 days ago)
    The Seattle Mariners are closing in on a deal with left-handed reliever Marc Rzepczynski, a source told MLB Network's Jon Morosi on Thursday. The club has not confirmed the report.
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  • Dipoto: Mariners looking for 'experienced starter'

    Dipoto: Mariners looking for 'experienced starter'

    MLB.com Nov 30 (3 days ago)
    Jerry Dipoto has solidified his lineup and position group with a flurry of six trades involving 19 players over the past 23 days. But the Mariners' general manager acknowledges one of his remaining priorities -- acquiring a veteran starting pitcher to b…
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  • Epstein's 'simple' Draft strategy continues to pay off

    Epstein's 'simple' Draft strategy continues to pay off

    MLB.com Nov 30 (4 days ago)
    It's not too soon to see what the top of the 2014 Draft -- when the Mariners made the conventional choice with the sixth overall pick and selected Alex Jackson, a widely praised high school catcher with the ability to hit -- says about how the game is c…
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  • Mariners continue to deal, trade former top pick Alex Jackson

    Mariners continue to deal, trade former top pick Alex Jackson

    ESPN.com Nov 28 (5 days ago)
    Mariners continue to deal, trade former top pick Alex Jackson
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  • Mariners acquire righties Whalen, Povse from Braves

    Mariners acquire righties Whalen, Povse from Braves

    MLB.com Nov 28 (5 days ago)
    Mariners general manager Jerry Dipoto engineered his sixth trade of the offseason on Monday, dealing 2014 first-round Draft pick Alex Jackson to the Braves for young right-handed pitchers Rob Whalen and Max Povse.
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  • Mariners acquire Jean Segura in five-player trade with Diamondb…

    Mariners acquire Jean Segura in five-player trade with Diamondbacks

    yahoo.com Nov 23
    Jean Segura is headed to the Mariners in a five-player trade. (AP) General managers Jerry Dipoto of the Seattle Mariners and Mike Hazen of the Arizona Diamondbacks aren’t checking out early for Thanksgiving. Late Wednesday night, the two men came togeth…
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  • 5-player deal pre-heats holiday Hot Stove

    5-player deal pre-heats holiday Hot Stove

    MLB.com Nov 23
    The Arizona Diamondbacks have acquired right-hander Taijuan Walker and infielder Ketel Marte from the Seattle Mariners for infielder Jean Segura, outfielder Mitch Haniger and left-hander Zac Curtis, the D-backs announced on Wednesday.
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  • Hot Stove Digest: Mariners asked Pirates about Andrew McCutchen

    Hot Stove Digest: Mariners asked Pirates about Andrew McCutchen

    yahoo.com Nov 21
    If Andrew McCutchen is available, he won’t come cheap. (Getty Images/Justin K. Aller) Welcome to The Stew’s Hot Stove Digest, our daily rundown of MLB news, rumors and gossip for Hot Stove season. Here you’ll find a quick recap of all the day’s action a…
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  • Mariners move quickly, hoping small offseason moves add up

    Mariners move quickly, hoping small offseason moves add up

    ESPN.com Nov 19
    Mariners move quickly, hoping small offseason moves add up
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  • Felix to prep for WBC by playing winter ball

    Felix to prep for WBC by playing winter ball

    MLB.com Nov 15
    When Felix Hernandez wrapped up a disappointing 2016 season in early October, he vowed to work hard this winter to return to "King" status for the Mariners. And his pledge to pitch in some games in the Venezuelan Winter League as well as on Ve…
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  • Mariners acquire Valencia from A's

    Mariners acquire Valencia from A's

    Mariners general manager Jerry Dipoto moved to add a potent right-handed hitter who can team with first baseman Daniel Vogelbach or play a corner outfield spot, acquiring Danny Valencia from the A's on Saturday for Minor League pitcher Paul Blackburn.
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  • Mariners keep reliever Cook on Minors deal

    Mariners keep reliever Cook on Minors deal

    MLB.com Nov 11
    Right-handed reliever Ryan Cook, who missed all of the 2016 season, has agreed to a Minor League deal that will keep him in the Mariners' organization next year as he recovers from Tommy John surgery.
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  • Mariners reportedly showing interest in Napoli

    Mariners reportedly showing interest in Napoli

    MLB.com Nov 8
    Free agency opened on Tuesday in Major League Baseball, and one of the first reports was that the Mariners are showing interest in first baseman Mike Napoli, which would make perfect sense given Seattle's offseason needs.
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  • Source: Dodgers trade Ruiz to Mariners

    Source: Dodgers trade Ruiz to Mariners

    MLB.com Nov 6
    The Dodgers are trading veteran catcher Carlos Ruiz to the Mariners, according to a report from MLB Network insider Jon Heyman. MLB.com's Jon Paul Morosi confirmed from a source that Ruiz waived his no-trade clause, and MLB Network insider Joel Sherman …
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  • Mariners' Servais, coaching staff to return in '17

    Mariners' Servais, coaching staff to return in '17

    ESPN.com Oct 20
    Mariners' Servais, coaching staff to return in '17
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  • Seattle trio propels Javelinas with late rally

    Seattle trio propels Javelinas with late rally

    MLB.com Oct 19
    Mariners No. 2 prospect Tyler O'Neill hit his AFL-leading third homer, Luiz Gohara hurled a scoreless frame and Tyler Marlette went 1-for-3 with an RBI for Peoria in an Arizona Fall League win.
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  • Game Over: The 2016 Seattle Mariners

    Game Over: The 2016 Seattle Mariners

    yahoo.com Oct 12
    (Yahoo Sports) Sorry, Seattle Mariners, your World Series trophy is in another castle. And if Bowser is in that castle, it would be the most on-brand one of these we’ve done. The Mariners didn’t win the AL West this year, but they hung in there, survivi…
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  • Root For The Rangers In The Playoffs

    Root For The Rangers In The Playoffs

    deadspin.com Oct 6
    The Texas Rangers finished with a 95-67 record, winning the AL West while nine games clear of the second-place Seattle Mariners. The lack of competition within the division, and thus the lack of a late-season race for the playoffs, may have kept the Ran…
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  • Despite dramatic rally, Mariners' playoff hopes end

    Despite dramatic rally, Mariners' playoff hopes end

    Despite dramatic rally, Mariners' playoff hopes end
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  • Mariners' Wild Card chase ends in loss to A's

    Mariners' Wild Card chase ends in loss to A's

    The Mariners pushed it to the 10th inning of their 161st game of the season, but there will be no playoffs in the Pacific Northwest for a 15th straight year after the A's pulled out a taut, 9-8 thriller Saturday night at Safeco Field.
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  • After 20 Years, Ortiz Leaving on His Own Terms _ and on Top

    After 20 Years, Ortiz Leaving on His Own Terms _ and on Top

    nytimes.com Oct 1
    The Mariners traded him. The Twins released him. And even the Boston fans gave up on David Ortiz a couple of times after he struggled to start the spring or limped away before the year was over.
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  • Video - Cano On Turning The Perfect Double Play 03:47

    Cano On Turning The Perfect Double Play

    Feb 28
    Mariners 2B Robinson Cano demonstrates why he is one of the best in the world at turning double plays.
  • Video - King Felix Ready To Lead Mariners To Postseason 02:56

    King Felix Ready To Lead Mariners To Postseason

    Feb 27
    2010 AL Cy Young winner Felix Hernandez talks about Seattle's improved starting rotation, the acquisition of Nelson Cruz and their playoff hopes.
  • Video - Mariners Questions In Spring Training 02:18

    Mariners Questions In Spring Training

    Feb 27
    Whether Austin Jackson can bounce back and improve the Mariners' attack is one of the most important questions for the team this spring.
  • Video - A-Rod: A Pariah's Return 05:50

    A-Rod: A Pariah's Return

    Feb 21
    At age 39, Alex Rodriguez is back on the Yankees' roster after a record-setting 162-game suspension. T.J. Quinn reports on the troubling memories and burning questions that surround Rodriguez's return from season-long exile, even among some allies.