Mariners notebook: Fifth straight loss leads to players-only meeting
Shannon Drayer | April 13, 2016 1:00 pm
The Mariners held a players-only meeting Tuesday night after falling to Texas for their fifth straight loss. “Meetings are never a good sign,” manager Scott Servais said.
Mariners notebook: Scott Servais sees positive signs despite offense’s rough weekend
Shannon Drayer | April 11, 2016 7:21 pm
Four runs, 0 for 16 with runners in scoring position and three losses is not exactly what the Mariners were looking for in their first homestand. Not a fun way to start the season, but Scott Servais is not about to jump into the Mariners’ home-vs.-road debate.
Mariners notebook: Scott Servais admits the game ‘moves pretty fast’ as manager
Shannon Drayer | April 8, 2016 6:19 pm
“It goes by pretty fast, I’m not going to lie,” Mariners skipper Scott Servais said of games as he manages in the MLB for the first time.
Taijuan Walker prepared to handle emotions of Mariners’ home opener
Shannon Drayer | April 8, 2016 9:44 am
Taijuan Walker has learned since last year about how to maintain his composure in big starts, which should serve him well when he takes the mount in front of a sold-out Safeco Field for the Mariners’ home opener.
Mariners notebook: Leonys Martin hitting leadoff with Nori Aoki out
Shannon Drayer | April 6, 2016 11:14 am
Day game after night game, a righty on the hill and one sore shin leads to a different lineup for the Mariners.
Mariners notebook: The new routine finally gets underway
Shannon Drayer | April 5, 2016 5:01 pm
The new way of doing things for the Mariners finally is taking place as they get into the typical routine under manager Scott Servais.
Mariners deviate from usual lineup vs. a lefty starter on opening day
Shannon Drayer | April 4, 2016 11:25 am
With several left-handed pitchers set to face the Mariners in the first week of the season, manager Scott Servais is putting out an interesting lineup in Game 1.
Mariners have bought into Scott Servais’ plan, but will it work?
Shannon Drayer | April 4, 2016 5:14 am
There are a lot of unknowns for the 2016 Seattle Mariners, but one thing is for sure after spring training: This team bought what first-time manager Scott Servais was selling.
Seattle Mariners set Opening Day 25-man roster
Shannon Drayer | April 3, 2016 10:07 am
There are no surprises as the Mariners set their 25-man roster. The final roster moves before the regular season begin included adding veteran reliever Joel Peralta to the big club.
A long, painful journey brings Franklin Gutierrez back to Mariners’ Opening Day roster
Shannon Drayer | April 2, 2016 5:35 pm
Due to injuries and a rare illness, Franklin Gutierrez had been on just two Opening Day MLB rosters in the past five years. With his condition in order, he’ll be with the Mariners when the 2016 season starts Monday.