Stories tagged: scott servais
Wed., July 27, 2016
Gerrit Cole pitched a three-hitter for his first career complete game and slumping Andrew McCutchen had a three-run home run among his three hits as the Pittsburgh Pirates rolled to …
Tue., July 26, 2016
Felix Hernandez settled down after a shaky start and picked up his first victory in more than two months when the Seattle Mariners topped the Pittsburgh Pirates 7-4 on Tuesday …
Sat., July 23, 2016
Hisashi Iwakuma pitched six innings to win his fifth straight start, Nelson Cruz hit his ninth career grand slam and homered twice, and the Mariners matched a season high with …
Fri., July 22, 2016
By lifting his arm a little, James Paxton got a big lift from his curveball.
Thu., July 21, 2016
Asked about his first trip back to Toronto, where he spent the first nine years of his career, Mariners first baseman Adam Lind hesitated a moment before offering a correction.
Sat., July 9, 2016
Salvador Perez homered and made a key pick-off throw Saturday to help the Kansas City Royals beat the Seattle Marines 5-3.
Thu., July 7, 2016
Salvador Perez ripped a double off the wall in the ninth inning, scoring Whit Merrifield and Jarrod Dyson and giving the Kansas City Royals a 4-3 victory over the Seattle …
Thu., June 23, 2016
Pinch runner Cameron Maybin easily scored on a bases-loaded wild pitch by Steve Cishek with two outs in the 10th inning Thursday, giving the Detroit Tigers a 5-4 win over …
Tue., June 21, 2016
Mike Aviles drove in the tiebreaking run with an infield single in the eighth inning, and the Detroit Tigers went on to beat the Seattle Mariners 4-2 on Tuesday night.
Wed., June 15, 2016
Mike Montgomery walked Logan Morrison with the bases loaded in the 13th inning to bring in the winning run in the Tampa Bay Rays’ 3-2 win over the Seattle Mariners …
Sat., June 4, 2016
The tantalizing power that right-hander Edwin Diaz potentially lends to the Seattle Mariners’ bullpen finally proved too much to resist.
Fri., May 27, 2016
Center fielder Leonys Martin was placed on the 15-day disabled list roughly two hours prior to Friday’s series opener against Minnesota when an examination revealed a strained left hamstring.
Thu., April 28, 2016
Scott Servais has called it “swag.” It’s a word the Mariners’ manager likely heard from his daughters or one of his players. He also has used “confidence” and “belief” in …
Mon., April 18, 2016
Any assessment of the Mariners at this point comes with the disclaimer heading of “small sample size.” That includes veteran catcher Chris Iannetta and his .276 average.
Sun., April 17, 2016
NEW YORK — Outfielder Seth Smith is back to the strength-building stage in his recovery from a nagging groin injury that surfaced midway through spring training. “The groin is fine,” …
Fri., April 8, 2016
They came home with a buzz about them, not necessarily a Seattle Mariners tradition here in April.
Tue., April 5, 2016
Nelson Cruz hit one of four Seattle homers, fellow former Texas player Leonys Martin had a tiebreaking double and the Mariners bounced back from an opening day loss to beat …
Mon., April 4, 2016
Cole Hamels handed Felix Hernandez his first opening day loss and the Texas Rangers managed to win with just one hit, beating the Seattle Mariners 3-2 Monday.
Sun., April 3, 2016
Seattle’s Scott Servais will soon be where Jeff Banister was with Texas a year ago – making his debut as a big league manager and hoping to lift a team …
Sat., April 2, 2016
Robinson Cano hit an RBI double in his final at-bat of spring training and Nathan Karns was sharp over six innings as the Seattle Mariners beat the Colorado Rockies 8-5 …
Sat., April 2, 2016
Through all the various remodels over the course of too many lost seasons there have been two constants for Seattle baseball for the past decade: Felix Hernandez and missing the …
Wed., March 30, 2016
The road from San Diego to Seattle is never shorter than in spring training. All reliever Nick Vincent had to do Wednesday was walk across the parking lot at the …
Tue., March 29, 2016
Veteran reliever Joel Peralta, once a long shot as a nonroster invite, didn’t hide the sense of personal satisfaction that accompanied the recent news that he would open the season …
Sat., March 26, 2016
It got wild at the end Saturday, which wasn’t a good thing since the Seattle Mariners had their closer on the mound, but Steve Cishek stranded the tying and go-ahead …
Tue., March 22, 2016
It’s just 23 spring games, so the sample size is hardly definitive, but the Mariners’ CTZ movement already shows signs of taking hold.
Fri., March 11, 2016
It is the nature of spring training that Mariners reliever Tony Zych might have proved more Friday by turning a three-run lead into a 5-4 victory over the San Francisco …
Thu., March 10, 2016
Part of the learning process this spring for the Mariners in implementing an increased reliance on defensive shifts is the reality that the maneuver is going to backfire on occasions.
Fri., Feb. 26, 2016
One of the game’s nuances is getting extra treatment this spring in Mariners’ camp: pitch framing by catchers. And it’s not just because new manager Scott Servais is a former …
Tue., Feb. 23, 2016
There are no limits this year on oft-injured lefty James Paxton in terms of starts or innings. Instead, Mariners manager Scott Servais chooses to speak through a prism of viable …
Mon., Feb. 22, 2016
The official line this spring is right-hander Taijuan Walker is pitching to keep his job in the Mariners’ rotation.