Seattle Mariners Newsletter


Mariners Notebook: Jackson looking to bounce back from disappointing year

Austin Jackson believes he let distractions get to him this past season after arriving from Detroit in July 31 trade

Austin Jackson hit .229 with a .267 on-base percentage and a .260 slugging percentage in 54 games after the Seattle Mariners acquired him from Detroit in a three-way trade July 31.

Mariners: Paxton and Walker remain linked as pitching cornerstones

Mariners general manager Jack Zduriencik boosted club’s offense in offseason without trading pitching prospects James Paxton or Taijuan Walker.

Mariners notebook: Zduriencik says `no favorite right now’ in spring shortstop battle between Miller and Taylor

Club’s two-day FanFest is Saturday and Sunday at Safeco Field; new home alternate uniform unveiled.

Mariners Taijuan Walker, from left, James Paxton, Charlie Furbush and Nelson Cruz show off the team's new alternate Sunday uniforms during an unveiling Friday in Seattle.

Mariners notebook: Montero’s weight down; targeting another outfielder; four spots set in rotation

Club also announces 12 more non-roster invites to big-league camp

Mariners general manager Jack Zduriencik talks to reporters at the team’s annual pre-spring training press conference at Safeco Field on Thursday. With the exception of “a few little tinkerings,” he said the team is pretty much set.

Mariners notebook: Randy Johnson’s Hall of Fame plaque with have an Arizona logo on the cap

Mariners reach one-year deals with five of six arbitration-eligible players prior to deadline for exchanging salary numbers; Wilhelmsen is only exception