| May 19, 2011
| 7:52 PM
Angels center fielder Torii Hunter couldn't catch a pop fly by Carlos Perguero in the bottom of the ninth inning, and Jack Cust scored the winning run for the Mariners, who beat Los Angeles, 2-1.
Hunter was blinded by the sun on the final play of the...
| May 23, 2011
| 10:18 PM
It was bound to happen sooner or later, given Mariners pitchers had allowed just three runs over the past five games. But it was fitting that on the day the Twins honored the memory of Harmon Killebrew, the bats broke out at Target Field.
| May 26, 2011
| 8:59 PM
Patrons at Norm's Eatery and Ale House in Seattle might be rooting for the Mariners, but they might be rooting against M's third baseman Chone Figgins.
That's because Figgins' batting average helps determine the price of beer.
Every Monday night, Norm's...
| May 30, 2011
| 8:52 PM
As the Mariners continue to improve, they're showing more and more that the big things often come from the little things.
Monday afternoon's 4-3 victory over the Baltimore Orioles before 22,819 at Safeco Field was yet another example of a team doing what...
| Jun 2, 2011
| 10:18 PM
Felix Hernandez had 11 strikeouts in seven innings, and the Mariners hit a season-high four home runs in an 8-2 over the Tampa Bay Rays at Safeco Field.
Because Texas won, the M's remain 1 1/2 games behind the Rangers in the A.L. West.
| Jun 4, 2011
| 6:14 PM
It's too early to make any bold proclamations about what has been a surprising season for the Mariners, but one quality has become increasingly present: They fight to the end in every game.
Take Saturday's 3-2 loss to Tampa Bay before a sun-splashed...
| Jun 10, 2011
| 9:42 PM
When Mariners manager Eric Wedge decided to give Ichiro Suzuki a rare night off Friday, he surely didn't expect his right-field replacement to provide the fireworks in a 3-2 victory over the Tigers at Comerica Park.
The idea was to allow Ichiro to...
| Jun 11, 2011
Backed by strong pitching, early hitting and Mariners miscues, the Detroit Tigers moved into a tie for first place in the American League Central with a 8-1 win on Saturday evening at Comerica Park. It is the first time this season the Tigers have been...
| Jun 11, 2011
| 8:33 PM
Michael Pineda has been remarkably consistent in the first 10 weeks of his rookie campaign, but the big Mariners right-hander ran into his first rugged start in an 8-1 loss to the Tigers on Saturday at Comerica Park.
Pineda's eight hits, six runs and...
| 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 14, 2011
| 10:11 PM
The Mariners were unable to figure out Angels starter Jared Weaver, who pitched a complete-game shutout and struck out six batters, in a 4-0 loss at Safeco Field.
Despite dropping tonight’s contest, the Mariners have still won 3 of their last 7, 17...