Seattle Mariners Newsletter


Astros starter strikes out 12 Mariners in season debut

Mariners manager Lloyd McClendon is right, you know. Things are going get better for his club. They can only get better — can’t they...

Seattle’s Mike Zunino, right, walks off the field after striking out in the third inning of Seattle’s 5-2 loss to the Houston Astros at Safeco Field. In the background is teammate Brad Miller. Zunino struck out twice, and the Mariners whiffed 14 times in all — 12 of them thrown by Astros starter Collin McHugh in his season debut.

McGrath: Maybe Mariners’ bad mojo intertwined with ill-fated promos

The Seattle Mariners have scheduled May 10 as Kyle Seager Bat Night at Safeco Field, where all kids 14 and under will be given a replica of that thing Seager holds in his hands on those occasions he tries to make contact with a baseball.

Iwakuma works out despite Rainiers rainout

With the weather threatening less than ideal conditions Tuesday at Cheney Stadium in Tacoma, the Seattle Mariners shifted gears and kept rehabbing right-hander Hisashi Iwakuma at Safeco Field for another simulated game.

Mariners' skid hits 7 as Astros dethrone King Felix

It’s early. There’s more than a week left in April, but the Mariners still might want to scrounge up some velvet ropes to keep the lines...

Seattle Mariners left fielder Dustin Ackley can't catch an RBI double hit by Houston Astros' Matt Dominguez Monday, April 21, 2014, in the sixth inning of a baseball game in Seattle.

Iwakuma, Walker are getting closer

MIAMI — Easter Sunday brought some much-needed good news for the Seattle Mariners’ beleaguered rotation: Hisashi Iwakuma and Taijuan Walker could be ready to reclaim their roles by the time the club heads back on the road.