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Taijuan Walker eager to prove he belongs in Mariners’ starting rotation

The Seattle Times If he thrives on competition and pressure, Taijuan Walker has come to the right place. Yes, the Mariners were prepared to entrust the game to keep them alive in the postseason to Walker. But that...
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Andy Van Slyke’s strenuous spring regimen prepares Mariners outfielders for season

The Seattle Times Mariners manager Lloyd McClendon calls his former Pittsburgh Pirates teammate “one of the best outfield coaches in baseball,” and utilityman Willie Bloomquist says Van Slyke’s talent is in the...
  • New: 9 hr 28 min ago

The Mariners Will Probably Win Between 65 And 100 Games

Seattle Post-Intelligencer (Jeff Sullivan) — I played in a death metal band. People either loved us or they hated us, or they thought we were okay. So much talk right now about expectations. It’s mostly because, hey, expectations. I mean,...
  • New: 9 hr 44 min ago

Mariners’ Mayckol Guaipe making a name for himself as a reliever

The Seattle Times The 24-year-old right-hander was placed on Seattle’s 40-man roster this off-season to protect him from being taken in the Rule 5 draft.
  • New: 9 hr 48 min ago

Mariners notebook: Seattle not looking for a Joe Beimel-type as bullpen replacement

The News Tribune Lloyd McClendon prefers that second bullpen lefty be someone who can ‘throw multiple innings.’ Click to Continue »
  • New: 11 hr 53 min ago

Catcher Hicks is likely Tacoma-bound but gaining attention on Mariners’ radar

The News Tribune Catching prospect has added an improving bat to his long-time defensive skills… Click to Continue »
  • 13 hr 20 min ago

New look for Mariners' Rickie Weeks, hopes for fresh start

Seattle Post-Intelligencer (By JOSE M. ROMERO, Associated Press) — After 12 seasons in the Milwaukee organization, he signed a one-year contract with the Seattle Mariners.[...] the 32-year-old veteran won't be strictly be playing second base, his longtime...
  • 15 hr 45 min ago

Alex Rodriguez happy to be back in uniform

The Seattle Times Alex Rodriguez walked into the clubhouse at the Yankees’ spring training complex shortly after 9 a.m., slipped on his uniform for the first time in more than a year and exchanged handshakes and...
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Lloyd McClendon keeps Mariners in check as expectations rise

The Seattle Times What’s most fascinating at spring training is the constant tug of war between giddy proclamations of big things to come and the manager’s stern restraint, which has infiltrated the mind-set of his...
  • 1 day 7 hr ago

‘Grateful’ Franklin Gutierrez tries to hang onto game he loves

The Seattle Times After being diagnosed with an arthritic condition that affects his lower body, he isn’t trying to be the same player he was in 2009 as Seattle’s everyday center fielder.
  • 1 day 7 hr ago

M’s ace Felix Hernandez looks and feels good during first bullpen session

The Seattle Times Like teammate Robinson Cano, the pitcher showed up to spring training a little trimmer than last season. The 6-foot-3 Hernandez is down from 225 pounds to just under 210.
  • 1 day 8 hr ago

Mariners gambling that Morrison can stay healthy…and productive

The News Tribune First baseman Logan Morrison showed potential last season with strong finish but has not played 100 games in any of the last three seasons… Click to Continue »
  • 1 day 9 hr ago

Mariners notebook: McClendon says roster has room for Miller or Taylor — but probably not both

The News Tribune Felix Hernandez on his first bullpen workout: `I’m telling you, that was pretty good.’ Click to Continue »
  • 1 day 11 hr ago

Video: Outtakes from Seattle Mariners photo day

Seattle Post-Intelligencer (Nick Eaton) —   Every year at spring training, the Seattle Mariners take their team photos and shoot their introductory videos for Safeco Field. Thursday was that day. We’ve got some video outtakes from the M’s...
  • 1 day 11 hr ago

Mariners rank No. 15 in MLB (uniform) power rankings

Seattle Post-Intelligencer (Stephen Cohen) — A surprising 2014 campaign that left them just one game out of the playoffs coupled with an active offseason has Seattle Mariners among the preseason contenders for the American League crown in...
  • 1 day 18 hr ago

Jays' Saunders injures knee, likely out until July

Seattle Post-Intelligencer (By JEFF ODOM, Associated Press) — (AP) — Toronto Blue Jays left fielder Michael Saunders could be sidelined until around the All-Star break after stepping on a sprinkler while shagging fly balls and tearing the meniscus in his...
  • 1 day 20 hr ago

Josh Hamilton summoned by MLB

The Seattle Times Los Angeles Angels left fielder Josh Hamilton has met with Major League Baseball officials about a disciplinary issue, and the team is bracing for possible penalties.
  • 2 days ago

Video: Sights and sounds from the first full day of Seattle Mariners spring training

Seattle Post-Intelligencer (Nick Eaton) —   Wish you could have been in Peoria, Arizona, for the first full day of Seattle Mariners spring training Wednesday? Well, we can do our best to teleport you there with some video from the desert....
  • 2 days ago

Podcast: Everybody Suffers

Seattle Post-Intelligencer (Matthew Carruth) — All the AL West teams suffered, or continue to suffer, from bad stuff this past week. And Oakland and Houston are still located in Oakland and Houston. Come to think about it, Arlington and...
  • 2 days ago

Mariners’ Rickie Weeks has new look to go with new role

The Seattle Times The former Brewers second baseman brought with him a recently broken-in outfielder’s glove, an optimistic attitude and a new haircut for his new role as infielder/outfielder/part-time player with...
  • 2 days ago
Blog Articles

The Mariners Will Probably Win Between 65 And 100 Games

U.S.S. Mariner (Jeff Sullivan) — I played in a death metal band. People either loved us or they hated us, or they thought we were okay. So much talk right now about expectations. It’s mostly because, hey, expectations. I...
  • New: 9 hr 44 min ago

Hicks is likely Tacoma-bound but gaining attention on Mariners’ radar

The News Tribune (Bob Dutton) — PEORIA, Ariz. —  John Hicks is finally gaining some attention, after four professional seasons with the Mariners, for being more than the guy who caught Danny Hultzen in college. Or...
  • 15 hr 1 min ago

Mariners notebook: Club not looking for a Beimel-type as Beimel’s replacement

The News Tribune (Bob Dutton) — PEORIA, Ariz. — As the Mariners search for Joe Beimel’s replacement in their bullpen, they aren’t looking for a Beimel-type guy. “I’m not looking for a...
  • 19 hr 49 min ago

Video: Outtakes from Seattle Mariners photo day

Seattle Post-Intelligencer (Nick Eaton) —   Every year at spring training, the Seattle Mariners take their team photos and shoot their introductory videos for Safeco Field. Thursday was that day. We’ve got some video outtakes...
  • 1 day 11 hr ago

Mariners gambling that Morrison can stay healthy…and productive

The News Tribune (Bob Dutton) — PEORIA, Ariz. — There might be no bigger gamble by the Mariners in putting together their roster over the winter than in projecting and relying on a healthy season from first baseman ...
  • 1 day 14 hr ago

Mariners rank No. 15 in MLB (uniform) power rankings

Seattle Post-Intelligencer (Stephen Cohen) — A surprising 2014 campaign that left them just one game out of the playoffs coupled with an active offseason has Seattle Mariners among the preseason contenders for the American League crown in...
  • 1 day 18 hr ago

Mariners notebook: McClendon says roster has room for Miller or Taylor — but probably not both

The News Tribune (Bob Dutton) — PEORIA, Ariz. —  Brad Miller or Chris Taylor at shortstop? Who you got? The biggest positional battle this spring in the Mariners’ camp shapes up as an either/or proposition. ...
  • 1 day 19 hr ago

Video: Sights and sounds from the first full day of Seattle Mariners spring training

Seattle Post-Intelligencer (Nick Eaton) —   Wish you could have been in Peoria, Arizona, for the first full day of Seattle Mariners spring training Wednesday? Well, we can do our best to teleport you there with some video from the...
  • 2 days ago

Podcast: Everybody Suffers

U.S.S. Mariner (Matthew Carruth) — All the AL West teams suffered, or continue to suffer, from bad stuff this past week. And Oakland and Houston are still located in Oakland and Houston. Come to think about it, Arlington and...
  • 2 days ago

What people are saying as Mariners begin full spring training

Seattle Post-Intelligencer (Nick Eaton) — Position players joined pitchers and catchers in Peoria, Arizona, on Wednesday for the first full day of Seattle Mariners spring training. Expectations are high for the M’s, who missed a...
  • 2 days ago

Rickie Weeks to platoon in left field with Dustin Ackley, Mariners manager Lloyd McClendon says

Seattle Post-Intelligencer (Nick Eaton) — Veteran infielder Rickie Weeks, whom the Seattle Mariners signed two weeks ago, will likely split time in left field with Dustin Ackley this season, manager Lloyd McClendon said Wednesday....
  • 2 days ago

Batman Cruz unfazed by possible Safeco effect on his power

The News Tribune (Bob Dutton) — PEORIA, Ariz. —  Nelson Cruz donned a Batman T-shirt Wednesday after completing his first official workout as a Mariner. This isn’t Fellini. The message is easily grasped. The...
  • 2 days ago

Nelson Cruz takes aim at postseason as Seattle Mariners begin full spring training

Seattle Post-Intelligencer (Nick Eaton) — Nelson Cruz joined the Seattle Mariners this offseason because he wants to win, and he got a step closer to that goal Wednesday as the team’s position players joined the pitchers and...
  • 2 days ago

Mariners Blog has moved

The Seattle Times With the launch of our website redesign, our blogs have moved. We’ll still be posting Mariners news and analysis, but now you'll find it all in the Mariners channel . Same content as always, just...
  • 2 days ago

Mariners notebook: McClendon says Weeks will work primarily in left field

The News Tribune (Bob Dutton) — PEORIA, Ariz. — Are the Mariners already heading toward a platoon set-up in left field with Dustin Ackley and converted second baseman Rickie Weeks? Manager Lloyd McClendon seemed...
  • 2 days ago

Cano says Mariners `look like world champions’ on paper

The News Tribune (Bob Dutton) — PEORIA, Ariz. —  Robinson Cano reported in Tuesday, as scheduled, and immediately embraced the highest bar of expectations for the Mariners in the upcoming season. “On paper,...
  • 3 days ago

Mariners plan go-slow approach for Bloomquist as full-squad drills open

The News Tribune (Bob Dutton) — PEORIA, Ariz. — Well, of course, Willie Bloomquist says he’s “good,” and “ready to go.” That he’s “confident I could play right now” in...
  • 3 days ago

Mariners notebook: Club’s potential puts Rodney in a dancing mood

The News Tribune (Bob Dutton) — PEORIA, Ariz. — When All-Star closer Fernando Rodney looks around the Mariners’ clubhouse, and contemplates the coming season, he says he can’t help dancing. ...
  • 3 days ago
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Video, photos: Highlights from the first weekend of Seattle Mariners spring training

Seattle Post-Intelligencer (Nick Eaton) —   Baseball is here! Pitchers and catchers reported to Peoria, Arizona, for Seattle Mariners spring training Friday and began workouts Saturday. Full coverage of the weekend’s events are...
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Report: Scans on injured Mariners prospect Victor Sanchez show brain activity

Seattle Post-Intelligencer (Nick Eaton) — Recent scans on Seattle Mariners minor-leaguer Victor Sanchez, who was seriously injured in a boat accident Feb. 14, showed brain activity in the 20-year-old pitching prospect, according to...
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