Stories tagged: mariners news
UPDATED: Thu., May 28, 2020
The Mariners told minor leaguers that the organization will continue to pay them through the 2020 season. But the team also made tough financial decisions elsewhere, including reducing a large …
UPDATED: Fri., May 22, 2020
After more than 60 days of inactivity, the locked doors of the Mariners’ spring training complex in Peoria, Arizona will re-open to a limited number of players and staff.
UPDATED: Wed., April 1, 2020
The boredom and isolated monotony that comes with social distancing? That’s nothing for Mariners pitcher Marco Gonzales after he recently traversed U.S. Route 93, a seemingly endless stretch of two-lane, …
UPDATED: Fri., March 20, 2020
Even with Major League Baseball shut down and spring-training sites devoid of players or activity, teams can still make roster moves, cutting players from spring training and re-assigning them or …
Thu., March 19, 2020
The Seattle Mariners have shut down their spring training facility in Arizona because of the virus outbreakand told their players to view the coming weeks as though they’re in offseason …
UPDATED: Sat., March 14, 2020
As the Mariners’ spring training complex underwent a cleaning that was deep enough to please even the most germophobic person Saturday, the uncertainty of baseball, sports and daily life in …
UPDATED: Fri., March 13, 2020
MLB suspends all spring training activities due to coronavirus, allows players to travel home if desired
In another example of how fast the situation can change surrounding sports and the spread of the novel coronavirus and COVID-19, the illness caused by the coronavirus, Major League Baseball …
UPDATED: Thu., March 12, 2020
Major League Baseball is delaying the start of its season by at least two weeks because of the coronavirus outbreak.
UPDATED: Sat., March 7, 2020
Thanks to injuries, ineptitude and a rebuilding plan that was going to focus on the future more in 2020, the Mariners had to make some creative decisions for the day-to-day …
UPDATED: Fri., March 6, 2020
A conversation with Mallex Smith can be enlightening, amusing and maddening, all in the same moment.
UPDATED: Tue., March 3, 2020
It’s a decision sure to irritate fantasy baseball owners looking to pick up some saves for their pun-named team from a low-round draft pick or waiver claim.
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 26, 2020
Mariners’ Kendall Graveman, back from Tommy John, loves baseball again: ‘I’m blessed to be able to put on a uniform’
Kendall Graveman’s voice softened and even wavered a little discussing the memory.
UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 25, 2020
J.P. Crawford spent his offseason putting on muscle and tweaking his swing. Will it pay off for the Mariners’ shortstop?
For J.P. Crawford, his new path of commitment to finding success at the major league level ran parallel to another sort of long-term commitment – home ownership.
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 20, 2020
In 2019, MLB’s 30 teams combined to throw 732,473 pitches. Some went where they were intended, others did not. Some were thrown with conviction, others with regret. And one ended …
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 19, 2020
In terms of clubhouse real estate, Kyle Seager now inhabits an exclusive location.
UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 18, 2020
In past years, the first day of full-squad workouts has often been greeted by cooler temperatures, cloudy skies and even rain. Tuesday, though, as the Mariners held their first full-squad …
UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 18, 2020
Left-hander Justus Sheffield and righty Justin Dunn are two pitchers the Seattle Mariners will be counting on in their starting rotation in the future.
UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 14, 2020
There was no frustration in Friday’s early morning hours at the Mariners’ spring-training complex, only acceptance and sympathy for outfielder Mitch Haniger and his latest hindrance from full health.
Thu., Feb. 13, 2020
Mitch Haniger’s return to the Mariners for the 2020 season has been delayed by yet another surgery. It was yet another unfortunate issue for the Mariners’ best player.
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 13, 2020
The man-child has returned a man.
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 12, 2020
The last time Taijuan Walker had set foot in the Mariners’ spring training clubhouse was April 2016. But on Wednesday morning, as Mariners pitchers and catchers reported for their physicals, …
UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 11, 2020
A person with knowledge of the deal tells The Associated Press that the Seattle Mariners have agreed to a minor league contract with former All-Star outfielder Carlos Gonzalez.
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 6, 2020
The Seattle Mariners will be going into spring training with very few expectations
Tue., Feb. 4, 2020
The Seattle Mariners see Marco Gonzales as a core piece for their future.
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 30, 2020
The Mariners added some experienced depth to their pitching staff Thursday, signing right-handed reliever Yoshihisa Hirano to a one-year contract and Wei-Yin Chen to a minor league contract with an …
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 23, 2020
Mitch Haniger suffered the injury on Monday while working out.
Fri., Jan. 10, 2020
The Mariners avoided arbitration after reaching agreements with outfielders Mitch Haniger and Mallex Smith and pitcher Sam Tuivailala on contracts for the upcoming season.
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 8, 2020
Marco Gonzales is only a few years removed from arriving at spring training hopeful he could carve out a role in the back end of the Seattle Mariners’ rotation.
UPDATED: Thu., Dec. 12, 2019
Analysis: Based on the Seattle Mariners’ plan, Shed Long should be the starting second baseman on opening day
On the third day of these Major League Baseball winter meetings, where Seattle general manager Jerry Dipoto has defied the odds by not making a single move, looking ahead to …
UPDATED: Thu., Dec. 5, 2019
The Milwaukee Brewers have acquired catcher Omar Narvaez from the Seattle Mariners in exchange for minor-league pitcher Adam Hill and a comp pick in the 2020 amateur draft.