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…Upvote Share Tweet
Paxton Takes Shutout Into 8th, Mariners Stop A'snytimes.com 2 hours agoJames 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.Upvote Share TweetAdam Dunn is in a pennant race at last, and what an impression he made on his new team as the September stretch run began.Upvote Share Tweetyahoo.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…Upvote Share TweetLast 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...Upvote Share Tweet
The Grand Slam: Mariners survive two Bryce Harper home runsyahoo.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…Upvote Share Tweet
Ackley drives in four to help Mariners in WC raceMLB.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.Upvote Share TweetWhat 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.Upvote Share Tweet
Kershaw, Felix primed to follow in 1968's footstepsMLB.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?Upvote Share TweetAnthony 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.Upvote Share Tweet
Nats have call at first overturned vs. MarinersMLB.com Aug 29 (4 days ago)Thanks to a replay review, manager Matt Williams had a call overturned in favor of the Nationals.Upvote Share TweetLess 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…Upvote Share Tweet
After fixing mechanics, Ackley looking like new hitterMLB.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…Upvote Share Tweet
Odor Slam Leads Rangers Over Mariners 12-4nytimes.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.Upvote Share Tweet
Players use all types of methods to break in glovesMLB.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.Upvote Share TweetRookie 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…Upvote Share Tweet
Mariners Hang On To Beat A'sSep 2The Mariners held off the A's late charge to beat Oakland 6-5.
A's Crush MarinersSep 1Adam Dunn homered in his first at-bat for Oakland in the A's 6-1 win over the Mariners.
Strasburg Deals Against M'sAug 30Stephen Strasburg struck out eight over 7 1/3 innings as the Nationals defeated the Mariners 3-1.
Rangers Rough Up MarinersAug 27Rougned Odor hit a grand slam in the Rangers' 12-4 win over the Mariners.
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