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Top prospect Walker heads Mariners' callups

Top prospect Walker heads Mariners' callups

MLB.com Updated Sep 1 (yesterday)
Mariners top prospect Taijuan Walker and first baseman Justin Smoak were among seven players added from Triple-A Tacoma on Monday as Seattle's 25-man roster was supplemented by September callups, and both saw considerable action in a 6-1 loss to the A's…
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  • Paxton Takes Shutout Into 8th, Mariners Stop A's

    Paxton Takes Shutout Into 8th, Mariners Stop A's

    nytimes.com 2 hours ago
    James Paxton pitched shutout ball into the eighth inning and the Seattle Mariners held off a late rally by Oakland for a 6-5 win Tuesday night, handing the Athletics their fifth loss in six games.
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  • Dunn Homers in 1st At-Bat as A's Top Mariners

    Dunn Homers in 1st At-Bat as A's Top Mariners

    nytimes.com MLB.com ESPN.com Sep 1 (yesterday)
    Adam Dunn is in a pennant race at last, and what an impression he made on his new team as the September stretch run began.
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  • Cole Hamels and three Phillies relievers combine to no-hit Brav…

    Cole Hamels and three Phillies relievers combine to no-hit Braves

    yahoo.com Sep 1 (yesterday)
    At least the tough season for the Philadelphia Phillies now has a historic highlight — Cole Hamels and three Phillies relief pitchers combined to no-hit the Atlanta Braves in a 7-0 win Monday, the first combined no hitter since the Seattle Mariners thre…
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  • Mariners Suspend Jesus Montero For Ice Cream Incident With Scou…

    Mariners Suspend Jesus Montero For Ice Cream Incident With Scout

    deadspin.com ESPN.com Sep 1 (yesterday)
    Last week we told you about an incident involving Mariners catcher Jesus Montero, a heckling team scout, and a hurled ice cream sandwich. In light of what happened, the Mariners have decided to suspend Montero for the rest of the season.Read more...
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  • The Grand Slam: Mariners survive two Bryce Harper home runs

    The Grand Slam: Mariners survive two Bryce Harper home runs

    yahoo.com Sep 1 (yesterday)
    Dustin Ackley's figurative hand — one home run and four RBIs — beat Bryce Harper's two solo home runs — and led the Seattle Mariners to a 5-3 victory against the Washington Nationals on Sunday. The Mariners avoided a three-game sweep at Safeco as a resu…
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  • Ackley drives in four to help Mariners in WC race

    Ackley drives in four to help Mariners in WC race

    MLB.com Aug 31 (2 days ago)
    The Dustin Ackley hit parade continued on Sunday, as the Mariners avoided a three-game sweep with a 5-3 win over the Washington Nationals at Safeco Field.
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  • Stras limits Mariners as Nationals grow NL East lead

    Stras limits Mariners as Nationals grow NL East lead

    MLB.com nytimes.com Aug 31 (3 days ago)
    What a difference a week makes. Almost a week after getting hit hard by the Giants, right-hander Stephen Strasburg had one of his best starts of the season as the Nationals downed the Mariners, 3-1, at Safeco Field on Saturday night.
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  • Kershaw, Felix primed to follow in 1968's footsteps

    Kershaw, Felix primed to follow in 1968's footsteps

    MLB.com Aug 30 (4 days ago)
    Could Clayton Kershaw of the Dodgers and Felix Hernandez of the Mariners this year join Bob Gibson and Denny McClain in 1968 in earning MVPs in the same season?
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  • King Felix gives up 4 homers to Nats in loss

    King Felix gives up 4 homers to Nats in loss

    ESPN.com nytimes.com MLB.com Aug 30 (4 days ago)
    Anthony Rendon hit one of Washington's four homers off Felix Hernandez, and the Nationals showed off their power in an 8-3 victory over the Seattle Mariners on Friday night that snapped a three-game losing streak.
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  • Nats have call at first overturned vs. Mariners

    Nats have call at first overturned vs. Mariners

    MLB.com Aug 29 (4 days ago)
    Thanks to a replay review, manager Matt Williams had a call overturned in favor of the Nationals.
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  • Mariners shut down Jesus Montero so he can focus on 'non-baseba…

    Mariners shut down Jesus Montero so he can focus on 'non-baseball issues'

    yahoo.com MLB.com ESPN.com Aug 29 (4 days ago)
    Less than 24 hours after Jesus Montero was involved in a strange run-in with Seattle Mariners' scout Butch Baccala while making a rehab appearance in Boise, general manager Jack Zduriencik released a statement to the media denouncing the actions of both…
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  • After fixing mechanics, Ackley looking like new hitter

    After fixing mechanics, Ackley looking like new hitter

    MLB.com Aug 28 (5 days ago)
    For the record, Lloyd McClendon doesn't know if Dustin Ackley is more confident now than earlier this season. But the Mariners manager does have a new nickname that reflects his stoic left fielder's barely-groomed black beard and North Carolina upbringi…
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  • Odor Slam Leads Rangers Over Mariners 12-4

    Odor Slam Leads Rangers Over Mariners 12-4

    nytimes.com Aug 27 (6 days ago)
    Rougned Odor hit a third-inning grand slam to back Colby Lewis, and the last-place Texas Rangers beat Seattle 12-4 Wednesday to take two of three from the Mariners.
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  • Players use all types of methods to break in gloves

    Players use all types of methods to break in gloves

    MLB.com Aug 27 (7 days ago)
    Baseball players break in their gloves using all sorts of methods, and some are more conventional that others. Just ask Mariners ace Felix Hernandez, who likes to break in his new gloves by heating them in the microwave.
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  • Paxton cruises as Mariners blank Rangers

    Paxton cruises as Mariners blank Rangers

    Rookie southpaw James Paxton bounced back from the first loss of his career to throw 6 2/3 innings Tuesday night against Texas as Seattle rolled to a 5-0 win at Safeco Field and maintained its hold on the second Wild Card position in the American League…
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  • Video - Mariners Hang On To Beat A's 00:32

    Mariners Hang On To Beat A's

    Sep 2
    The Mariners held off the A's late charge to beat Oakland 6-5.
  • Video - A's Crush Mariners 00:41

    A's Crush Mariners

    Sep 1
    Adam Dunn homered in his first at-bat for Oakland in the A's 6-1 win over the Mariners.
  • Video - Strasburg Deals Against M's 00:45

    Strasburg Deals Against M's

    Aug 30
    Stephen Strasburg struck out eight over 7 1/3 innings as the Nationals defeated the Mariners 3-1.
  • Video - Rangers Rough Up Mariners 00:46

    Rangers Rough Up Mariners

    Aug 27
    Rougned Odor hit a grand slam in the Rangers' 12-4 win over the Mariners.

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