Thursday notebook: Mariners sign OF Leonys Martin, avoid arbitration
Shannon Drayer | January 14, 2016 3:53 pm
The Mariners have Leonys Martin under contract for 2016 after avoiding arbitration, plus the FanFest lineup is out.
Mariners teach, learn a new philosophy at hitting summit
Shannon Drayer | January 13, 2016 4:17 pm
Everyone who is involved in the Mariners’ hitting programs at each level was brought there for series of meetings where the organization’s offensive philosophy — and how they would teach it — was laid out.
Mariners to retire Ken Griffey Jr.’s No. 24 at all levels
January 8, 2016 8:01 pm
Ken Griffey Jr. receives another honor and the Mariners announce a big weekend in which they will make him the first player in franchise history to have his number retired.
Mariners add reliever Ryan Cook, subtract reliever Anthony Bass
Shannon Drayer | January 7, 2016 3:30 pm
The Mariners have added another arm to the pen in former All-Star relief pitcher Ryan Cook hours after releasing Anthony Bass.
Raised by baseball: Ken Griffey Jr. had plenty of help early in his Hall of Fame career
Shannon Drayer | January 7, 2016 11:00 am
Making the big leagues while still a teenager, new Baseball Hall of Famer Ken Griffey Jr. had a lot of help to harness his talent early on in his 22-year career.
Mariners’ Ken Griffey Jr. to take his rightful place in the Hall of Fame
Shannon Drayer | January 6, 2016 3:31 pm
Ken Griffey Jr. grew up in front of the fans in Seattle and now will have a permanent home enshrined in the Baseball Hall of Fame in Cooperstown, N.Y.
710 ESPN Seattle hosts share their memories of soon-to-be Hall of Famer Ken Griffey Jr.
Shannon Drayer | January 5, 2016 11:36 am
With the expected announcement of Ken Griffey Jr.’s selection into the Baseball Hall of Fame a day away, 710 ESPN Seattle hosts shared their thoughts and memories of the Mariners legend.
The only thing bigger than Dave Henderson’s smile was his heart
Shannon Drayer | December 27, 2015 12:10 pm
Remembering Dave Henderson, the former Mariner who made as much of a mark off the field in Seattle as he did on the field for the M’s, Red Sox, A’s and Royals.
After a whirlwind offseason, Mariners spring training is right around the corner
Shannon Drayer | December 24, 2015 9:10 pm
It’s hard to believe, but spring training is right around the corner for the Mariners after a busy offseason.
Hisashi Iwakuma, Mariners happy to reunite after Dodgers deal called off
Shannon Drayer | December 18, 2015 1:20 pm
“Inside my head somewhere I knew I wanted to come back and play here,” Hisashi Iwakuma said about signing a contract to return to Seattle.