Stories tagged: major league baseball
UPDATED: Mon., Aug. 12, 2019, 6:57 p.m.
As the bulk of the clubhouse methodically packed its bags and readied for a night flight to Detroit with all the emotionless comportment of goat watchers, there was quite the …
Mon., July 29, 2019, 10:23 p.m.
Mon., July 22, 2019, 10:36 p.m.
Maybe all Mariners starter Marco Gonzales needed was a lead. The left-hander struggled early, then completely turned things around after Austin Nola’s three-run homer put Seattle ahead and the Mariners …
Mon., July 22, 2019, 9:04 p.m.
Edgar Martinez batted cleanup one last time on Sunday, and delivered another in a long line of clutch performances.
UPDATED: Sun., July 21, 2019, 9:39 p.m.
The fourth inning told the story. Not just the story of Sunday’s 9-3 loss to the Los Angeles Angels, in which the Mariners dropped their 15th game in their past …
Mon., July 15, 2019, 10:35 p.m.
Mon., July 15, 2019, 6:37 p.m.
I would never presume to speak for the chicks of America, but one man’s opinion: I no longer dig the long ball.
UPDATED: Mon., July 8, 2019, 11:26 p.m.
Pete Alonso took one final swing and flipped his bat high in the air. Another walk-off. Money ball.
UPDATED: Mon., July 8, 2019, 8:49 p.m.
In so many ways, Mauricio Dubon’s ascent to the big leagues has been unusual. Point No. 1 is simple: No major league player has ever been born-and-raised in Honduras. On …
Mon., July 1, 2019, 10:45 p.m.
UPDATED: Mon., July 1, 2019, 8:50 p.m.
Seattle Mariners slugger Daniel Vogelbach was selected Sunday to play in his first All-Star game. He is the third player in Mariners history to be selected as a designated hitter, …
UPDATED: Mon., July 1, 2019, 8:49 p.m.
He was essentially considered the “B” side of the deal. Not quite a throw-in, but definitely part of the undercard. A solid starting shortstop? No doubt. A 23-year-old rife with …
Sun., June 30, 2019, 9:37 p.m.
Sun., June 30, 2019, 8:47 p.m.
Last time the Houston Astros went to Cleveland, they made a boozy, bubbly mess in the visiting locker room. Now they’re invading the home clubhouse, too.
Mon., June 24, 2019, 10:27 p.m.
Mon., June 17, 2019, 10:48 p.m.
Sun., June 16, 2019, 8:47 p.m.
MLB roundup: Rockies win finale against Padres in which record 92 runs were scored in four-game series
UPDATED: Wed., April 17, 2019, 10:13 p.m.
Carlos Carrasco rebounded from one of his worst starts with 12 strikeouts, Jake Bauers hit a solo homer and the Cleveland Indians beat the Seattle Mariners 1-0 Wednesday to complete …
Mon., March 25, 2019, 7:30 p.m.
As spring training neared its conclusion, a reporter mentioned to Washington Nationals manager Dave Martinez that Max Scherzer was not precisely on schedule to start on opening day. “He’s going …
Mon., March 25, 2019, 7:09 p.m.
National League Central Division capsules
UPDATED: Mon., March 25, 2019, 6:53 p.m.
National League East Division capsules
Sun., March 17, 2019, 6:21 p.m.
Ichiro Suzuki’s struggles at the plate have followed him to Japan. Ichiro went hitless in three at-bats on Sunday when his Seattle Mariners beat the Yomiuri Giants 6-4 in an …
Mon., Jan. 14, 2019, 7:23 p.m.
Mel Stottlemyre, who came out of the tiny Yakima Valley town of Mabton to become a star pitcher for the New York Yankees, has died of bone-marrow cancer at age …
Thu., Dec. 27, 2018, 7:06 p.m.
The Twins continued their quest for power during the offseason by agreeing to terms with veteran designated hitter Nelson Cruz on Thursday.
Mon., Dec. 10, 2018, 10:39 p.m.
The Kansas City Royals and speedy outfielder Billy Hamilton have agreed to a $5.25 million contract for next season that includes up to $1 million in incentives, a person familiar …
Thu., Nov. 1, 2018, 8:19 p.m.
A person with knowledge of the deal says the Seattle Mariners and Marco Gonzales have agreed to a $1.9 million, two-year contract. The person spoke to The Associated Press on …
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 27, 2018, 2:31 p.m.
Max Muncy ended the longest game in World Series history with a leadoff home run in the bottom of the 18th inning, and the Los Angeles Dodgers outlasted the Boston …
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 24, 2018, 9:22 p.m.
David Price pitched six innings of three-hit ball, and major league RBI leader J.D. Martinez broke a fifth-inning tie during another two-out rally Wednesday night that led the Boston Red …
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 23, 2018, 10:07 p.m.
Andrew Benintendi, J.D. Martinez and the Boston Red Sox came out swinging in the World Series opener, seizing every advantage in their quirky ballpark to beat the Los Angeles Dodgers …
UPDATED: Mon., Oct. 22, 2018, 7:48 p.m.
Most players are questioned ahead of their World Series debuts. Manny Machado was cross–examined. October’s villain is especially despised at Fenway Park for planting his spikes into Dustin Pedroia in …