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Not as thrilling as the rumors: Mariners trade for Justin Ruggi…

Not as thrilling as the rumors: Mariners trade for Justin Ruggiano

yahoo.com ESPN.com MLB.com Updated Dec 17 (yesterday)
Baseball's Hot Stove has been swirling with rumors the past 24 hours — juicy rumors too. Wil Myers is possibly getting traded in a three-team deal. Matt Kemp might have failed his physical with the Padres, and that's why the trade hasn't been completed …
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  • Morales finalizes two-year deal with Royals

    Morales finalizes two-year deal with Royals

    ESPN.com Dec 16 (yesterday)
    Kendrys Morales missed out on a postseason appearance last season when his Seattle Mariners fell just short of a wild card.
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  • Mariners seek creative options for right-field vacancy

    Mariners seek creative options for right-field vacancy

    MLB.com Dec 14 (4 days ago)
    The Mariners will likely pursue trade options to fill their vacancy in right field after missing out on free-agent outfielder Melky Cabrera.
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  • Busy Mariners still have work to do as Winter Meetings begin

    Busy Mariners still have work to do as Winter Meetings begin

    MLB.com Dec 7
    While much of their offseason work is already done, Mariners general manager Jack Zduriencik and his staff have arrived at Major League Baseball's Winter Meetings with a clear agenda to add another offensive piece to the puzzle, if possible.
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  • Mariners launch clever promotion after Nelson Cruz signing

    Mariners launch clever promotion after Nelson Cruz signing

    yahoo.com Dec 6
    You've been warned, Seattle. Nelson Cruz is officially in town after signing a four-year, $57 million contract on Thursday, and according to the Mariners, that means you're no longer safe parking your car outside Safeco Field. Uh oh. Sorry about that! @…
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  • Mariners Finalize $57M, 4-Year Deal With Cruz

    Mariners Finalize $57M, 4-Year Deal With Cruz

    nytimes.com Dec 4
    Had things come together last season, Nelson Cruz's introduction with the Seattle Mariners would have taken place a year ago.
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  • Major League Baseball Roundup

    Major League Baseball Roundup

    nytimes.com Dec 4
    Veteran outfielder and designated hitter Nelson Cruz has signed a four-year contract with the Seattle Mariners, the team announced Thursday.
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  • 'I'm here to win,' Cruz says of joining Mariners

    'I'm here to win,' Cruz says of joining Mariners

    The Mariners unveiled their new right-handed power hitter Thursday at Safeco Field, introducing outfielder Nelson Cruz at a Safeco Field news conference.
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  • Adam Jones not too happy about Nick Markakis leaving Orioles

    Adam Jones not too happy about Nick Markakis leaving Orioles

    yahoo.com Dec 3
    Nelson Cruz is gone, signing with the Seattle Mariners as a free agent. And now, another big piece of the Baltimore Orioles' ALCS team is leaving, as Nick Markakis agreed to a four-year contract Wednesday with the Atlanta Braves. As Yahoo Sports' Jeff P…
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  • Blue Jays make another trade, get Michael Saunders from Seattle

    Blue Jays make another trade, get Michael Saunders from Seattle

    Michael Saunders didn't seem long for Seattle, despite the Mariners' need for outfielders. General manager Jack Zduriencik seemed insistent on trading Saunders, who had proven himself productive but injury-prone. The trade happened Wednesday, as Saunder…
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  • Seager's seven-year deal with Mariners formalized

    Seager's seven-year deal with Mariners formalized

    Calling it "a great day for the Seattle Mariners," general manager Jack Zduriencik announced Kyle Seager's seven-year contract on Tuesday and confirmed there is a club option for an eighth season that could take the deal through 2022.
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  • Mariners tender contracts to all but Rivero

    Mariners tender contracts to all but Rivero

    MLB.com Dec 2
    Carlos Rivero has yet to play a game for the Mariners after being claimed off waivers from the Red Sox last month, but he was not tendered a contract prior to Tuesday night's deadline. Seattle tendered contracts to all 31 of its other unsigned players, …
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  • 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.
  • 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.

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