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Mariners looking past short-term success with Seager

Mariners looking past short-term success with Seager

MLB.com Updated 18 hours ago
Focused as they may be on "now" mentality, the Mariners haven't lost sight of their long-term mantra, which is underscored by Kyle Seager's long-term contract.
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  • AP Source: Seager, M's Agree on $100M, 7-Year Deal

    AP Source: Seager, M's Agree on $100M, 7-Year Deal

    nytimes.com MLB.com ESPN.com Nov 24 (3 days ago)
    Kyle Seager has cashed in on the best season of his young career, becoming the third Seattle Mariners player to reach the $100 million threshold.
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  • Bill Bavasi to be named director of MLB Scouting Bureau

    Bill Bavasi to be named director of MLB Scouting Bureau

    MLB.com Nov 22 (5 days ago)
    Former Angels and Mariners GM Bill Bavasi is set to be named as the new director of the Major League Baseball Scouting Bureau (MLBSB), leaving his job as vice president of scouting, player development and international operations for the Reds.
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  • Tigers add outfielder Avery on Minors deal

    Tigers add outfielder Avery on Minors deal

    MLB.com Nov 21 (6 days ago)
    The Tigers added depth to their outfield ranks and footspeed to their camp this week by signing former Orioles and Mariners farmhand Xavier Avery to a Minor League contract.
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  • Mariners acquire Gaviglio from Cards for Kelly

    Mariners acquire Gaviglio from Cards for Kelly

    MLB.com Nov 20 (7 days ago)
    Mariners infielder Ty Kelly, who spent all of last season with Triple-A Tacoma, was traded to the Cardinals on Thursday for right-handed pitcher Sam Gaviglio.
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  • Mariners earn second 'Retailer of Year' award

    Mariners earn second 'Retailer of Year' award

    MLB.com Nov 19
    On Wednesday night, Major League Baseball Properties announced that the Mariners had become the first two-time winner of the "Club Retailer of the Year" award, based on the club's commitment to driving merchandise sales through creative market…
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  • Listach hired to manage Mariners' Triple-A club

    Listach hired to manage Mariners' Triple-A club

    MLB.com Nov 18
    Former Major League shortstop Pat Listach, who worked last season as the Astros' third-base coach, has been hired by the Mariners to manage Triple-A Tacoma in 2015, the clubs announced Tuesday.
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  • Cano staying positive after fracturing toe in Japan

    Cano staying positive after fracturing toe in Japan

    MLB.com Nov 16
    Sporting a boot on his right foot and a cane in his left hand, Mariners second baseman Robinson Cano walked gingerly up the Tokyo Dome's dugout steps. A night earlier, Cano had taken a Yuki Nishi pitch off his right pinkie toe, fracturing the bone and e…
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  • Mariners' Kivlehan wins AFL's Stenson Award

    Mariners' Kivlehan wins AFL's Stenson Award

    MLB.com Nov 15
    Mariners prospect Patrick Kivlehan was honored with the Dernell Stenson Sportsmanship Award, which is annually distributed to the Arizona Fall League player who best exemplifies teamwork and leadership.
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  • Cano breaks toe in Japan, is out 3-4 weeks

    Cano breaks toe in Japan, is out 3-4 weeks

    Mariners second baseman Robinson Cano is expected to miss 3-4 weeks after breaking a toe during the Major League Baseball All-Stars tour of Japan.
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  • Japan No-Hits MLB All-Stars in 4-0 Win in Game 3

    Japan No-Hits MLB All-Stars in 4-0 Win in Game 3

    nytimes.com Nov 15
    Takahiro Norimoto combined with three relievers on a no-hitter, and Japan beat the Major League Baseball All-Stars 4-0 on Saturday in a game in which Seattle Mariners second baseman Robinson Cano broke his toe.
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  • Felix Hernandez finishes ahead of Corey Kluber in MVP vote

    Felix Hernandez finishes ahead of Corey Kluber in MVP vote

    yahoo.com Nov 14
    Here's an interesting wrinkle in MLB end-of-season award voting: Felix Hernandez of the Seattle Mariners finished 10th in American League MVP vote, announced Thursday. Corey Kluber of the Cleveland Indians finished 11th, three points behind King Felix. …
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  • Cano finishes fifth, Felix 10th on ballots for AL MVP

    Cano finishes fifth, Felix 10th on ballots for AL MVP

    MLB.com Nov 13
    Robinson Cano finished fifth in the American League MVP voting announced Thursday by the Baseball Writers' Association of America, the top finish by a Mariners player since Ichiro Suzuki won the award in 2001.
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  • King Felix disappointed, vows to work harder

    King Felix disappointed, vows to work harder

    ESPN.com Nov 13
    If he needed any extra incentive going forward, Seattle Mariners ace Felix Hernandez found some on Wednesday when he finished second in the AL Cy Young voting.
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  • Kivlehan's four-RBI day fuels Surprise in rout

    Kivlehan's four-RBI day fuels Surprise in rout

    MLB.com Nov 13
    Mariners prospect Patrick Kivlehan led the Saguaros to an 8-0 victory over Scottsdale on Wednesday, and Surprise can win its division with a victory over Peoria on Thursday in the regular-season finale of Arizona Fall League action.
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  • Clayton Kershaw, Corey Kluber win Cy Young awards

    Clayton Kershaw, Corey Kluber win Cy Young awards

    The question heading into the 2014 Cy Young Award reveal Wednesday was "Clayton Kershaw and who else?" The answer: Corey Kluber of the Cleveland Indians, who edged Felix Hernandez of the Seattle Mariners. Kershaw, of course, won his second str…
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  • Mariners eyeing top bats on free-agent market

    Mariners eyeing top bats on free-agent market

    MLB.com Nov 11
    There's no question the Mariners are in the hunt for offensive help this offseason and general manager Jack Zduriencik acknowledged on Tuesday that his club will be looking into every available free agent, including the top names on the market.
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  • Ackley hopes to piece it all together in 2015

    Ackley hopes to piece it all together in 2015

    MLB.com Nov 10
    Dustin Ackley looms as a key factor in the Mariners' offseason again, as the club ponders whether its 2009 first-round Draft pick can be one of its best hitters or if he's destined to deal with the inconsistency that has often plagued him at the plate.
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  • Mariners might be big spenders again this offseason

    Mariners might be big spenders again this offseason

    yahoo.com Nov 10
    The Seattle Mariners surprised many people last winter by committing $240 million over 10 years to add Robinson Cano to their lineup. The Mariners, aside from having Felix Hernandez wear their uniform, hadn't been all that interesting in recent years be…
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  • Reds add Riggleman to coach third base

    Reds add Riggleman to coach third base

    MLB.com Nov 10
    The Reds named Jim Riggleman their third-base coach on Monday. He has been a manager, coach or instructor at the professional level since 1981, including all or parts of 12 seasons as a manager of the Nationals (2009-11), Mariners (2008), Cubs (1995-99)…
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  • Sports Briefing | Baseball: Marlins’ McGehee and Mariners’ Youn…

    Sports Briefing | Baseball: Marlins’ McGehee and Mariners’ Young Named Comeback Players of the Year

    nytimes.com Nov 8
    Miami third baseman Casey McGehee and Seattle pitcher Chris Young were selected as Major League Baseball’s comeback players of the year.
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  • 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.
  • Video - Mariners Stay Alive With Walk-Off 01:12

    Mariners Stay Alive With Walk-Off

    Sep 27
    Austin Jackson drove in the winning run in the 11th to lift the Mariners to a 2-1 win over the Angels.
  • Video - Mariners Hold Off Angels 01:06

    Mariners Hold Off Angels

    Sep 26
    The Mariners beat the Angels 4-3 to keep their wild-card hopes alive.

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