| Aug 3, 2013
| 7:17 PM
Everybody loves a swashbuckler, especially when he has a Cy Young Award in his trophy case.
General manager Ken Williams fell for Jake Peavy in 2009, and the trade that brought him to Chicago proved a poor return on investment, both for Chairman Jerry...
| Apr 27, 2013
| 2:20 PM
A.J. Pierzynski had one of the great quotes of the season.
"He had all seven of his pitches working,'' said Pierzynski, who jumped from the White Sox to the Rangers last winter.
Pierzynski wasn't kidding. The catcher was giving an honest account of Yu...
| May 28, 2013
1. Cardinals (2): They haven't lost a series in May, with a win over Clayton Kershaw on Sunday their latest achievement. Their pitching depth is being tested, but they still have Michael Wacha in the wings. That's impressive.
2. Tigers (4): Miguel...
| Dec 27, 2012
| 7:01 PM
Perhaps I am exaggerating a tad, but it seems like every time another club makes a personnel move, I get an email or a tweet from an Orioles fan wondering if it could affect the Orioles.
If a player is rumored to be on the trade block or gets non-...
| Jan 25, 2012
| 4:47 PM
No. 21 Mariners: 10th in a series counting down to spring training. Next: Indians.
One run per game, plus a little more.
That's what the Mariners have to find somewhere if they ever are going to reach the playoffs behind Felix Hernandez.
Forget for a...
| Mar 13, 2012
| 8:39 PM
PEORIA, Ariz. — Jack Zduriencik had a fitful night's sleep in the hours before making a trade that could have a major impact on two franchises for many years to come.
"It was (3 a.m.) and I'm lying on my back, staring at the ceiling and wondering...
| Mar 26, 2012
| 9:09 PM
Seattle Mariners Executive Vice President & General Manager Jack Zduriencik announced today the Mariners planned 28-man roster for the season opener in Japan.
FINAL ROSTERS ARE NOT DUE TO MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL UNTIL 1 PM ON WEDNESDAY, MARCH 28. The...
| Mar 27, 2012
| 10:12 PM
Seattle Mariners Executive Vice President & General Manager of Baseball Operations Jack Zduriencik announced today the following roster moves:
- OF Franklin Gutierrez placed on 15-day disabled list (retro to March 24)
- C Adam Moore placed on 15-...
| Jan 1, 2012
| 10:28 PM
We start by putting our Bud Light Spotlight with a New Year’s Day cliché: Out with the old. In with the new.
As a person, I liked Nick Holt. But his results were the worst in school history.
Dissenters, including myself, thought he’d get...
| Jan 5, 2012
| 6:26 PM
The Seattle Mariners organization signed Japanese right-handed pitcher Hisashi Iwakuma (he-sash-ee e-wah-kuma) as a free agent, Executive Vice President & General Manager of Baseball Operations Jack Zduriencik announced today.
“Iwakuma has been a...
| Oct 4, 2012
| 1:07 PM
The Mariners on Thursday fired Chris Chambliss, who worked as the hitting coach on manager Eric Wedge's staff the past two years, after Seattle finished last in the American League in hitting for a third straight year.
Chambliss, 63, was the first member...