| Jun 12, 2011
Miguel Olivo hit two home runs and Felix Hernandez pitched eight strong innings to lead the Seattle Mariners to a 7-3 victory over the Detroit Tigers on Sunday.
The Mariners trailed 2-0 and hadn't hit the ball out of the infield when Olivo led off the...
| Jun 17, 2011
| 10:34 PM
Leading up to Seattle's bout with Philadelphia Friday night, it seemed nearly everybody was talking about the highly anticipated debut of top prospect Dustin Ackley.
And Ackley was solid, no doubt. He was made several nice plays at second base and...
| Jul 19, 2011
| 10:14 PM
Reliever Jamey Wright gave up a walkoff sacrifice fly to John McDonald in the bottom of the 14th inning and the the Mariners lost a long battle with the Blue Jays, 6-5, on Tuesday night in the series opener at Rogers Centre.
McDonald plated Rajai Davis,...
| Jul 22, 2011
| 7:49 PM
Not even Felix Hernandez and a sultry night in Fenway Park could get the Mariners out of their cold spell Friday as struggling Seattle saw its losing streak reach 13 games with a 7-4 loss to the Red Sox.
With the temperature at 96 degrees at the...
| Jul 24, 2011
| 7:40 PM
Seattle skipper Eric Wedge tried shaving the mustache. He tried lightening the mood. But on Sunday at Fenway Park, the Red Sox lit up a Seattle rookie barely old enough to shave as the harried Mariners lost, 12-8, for their franchise-record 15th...
| Jul 25, 2011
| 10:11 PM
For the first three months of the season, strong pitching kept the Mariners in contention in the American League West despite a run-challenged offense. But now with the arms tiring, Seattle's season has turned south in a historic hurry.
The Yankees put...
| Jul 26, 2011
| 10:09 PM
Just when the Mariners thought things couldn't get any worse, CC Sabathia and the Yankees introduced a new level of frustration Tuesday in a 4-1 loss, in which Seattle managed just one hit and struck out 18 times.
In extending their franchise-record...
| Jul 27, 2011
| 6:39 AM
This will always be remembered as the game of "what if" for C.C Sabathia.
The Big Yank was unhittable through the first six innings last night against the lowly Seattle Mariners. His pitches were so dominating that it seemed like a no-hitter was in the...
| Aug 1, 2011
| 10:36 PM
Some in the Mariners organization compare rookie Blake Beavan to the just-traded Doug Fister, as both are 6-foot-8 right-handers who rely more on excellent command than raw power.
But Beavan had something Fister rarely enjoyed Monday, some welcome run...