Felix Hernandez hangs in, Mariners beat slumping Yankees 3-2
Associated Press | April 16, 2016 2:16 pm
Felix Hernandez lovercame a career high-tying six walks, and the Mariners held off the Yankees 3-2 Saturday for their third straight win.
Lineups: Mariners vs. Yankees, Game 2
Brent Stecker | April 16, 2016 9:27 am
Kyle Seager, who is hitless in his last 13 at-bats, is getting a rare day off in the second game of the Mariners’ series at Yankee Stadium, set for a 10:05 a.m. first pitch on 710 ESPN Seattle.
Robinson Cano delivers on Jackie Robinson Day, M’s top Yanks
Associated Press | April 16, 2016 4:35 am
NEW YORK (AP) – Since he was born, Robinson Cano has shared a special bond with Jackie Robinson. On Friday night, Cano kept celebrating that most meaningful connection. The slumping Cano got two more hits on Jackie Robinson Day as the Seattle Mariners sent the New York Yankees to their third straight loss, 7-1. “It’s […]
Mariners notebook: Taijuan Walker shows fire in last start
Shannon Drayer | April 15, 2016 4:19 pm
What shouldn’t be lost in the dramatics of the Mariners’ walk-off win Wednesday over Texas was the performance of Taijuan Walker, which was one of his better ones and one where he showed different side of himself.
‘Not a lot of concern’ for Mariners GM Jerry Dipoto despite 1-5 homestand
Brent Stecker | April 15, 2016 3:08 pm
The Mariners’ first six home games of the season did not go as smoothly as hoped, but the 1-5 record they posted during the homestand wasn’t enough to shake the faith of general manager Jerry Dipoto.
Lineups: Mariners vs. Yankees, Game 1
Brent Stecker | April 15, 2016 12:20 pm
The Mariners are trying out Seth Smith in the second spot in the batting order, plus they’ll face old teammate Dustin Ackley in the series opener at Yankee Stadium at 4:05 Friday on 710 ESPN Seattle.
Baseball memories: A great reason to yell during a baseball game
Eric Mandel | April 15, 2016 6:36 am
As baseball season gets into full swing, we are asking 710 ESPN Seattle and KIRO Radio hosts about their favorite baseball memories.
Lee’s pinch-hit homer in 10th lifts Mariners over Texas 4-2
Associated Press | April 13, 2016 6:28 pm
Dae-Ho Lee hit a two-run, pinch-homer with two outs in the 10th inning, lifting the M’s over Texas 4-2 to snap a five-game losing streak and give Seattle its first home win of the season.
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.
Lineups: Mariners vs. Rangers, Game 3
Brady Henderson | April 13, 2016 10:39 am
Seth Smith is batting second as the Mariners’ designated hitter in a left-heavy lineup for today’s series finale against the Rangers and right-hander A.J. Griffin.
Video: After Mariners’ fifth straight loss, Servais says season still young
Brady Henderson | April 13, 2016 10:21 am
Postgame video of Mariners manager Scott Servais addressing the media Tuesday night after Seattle lost its fifth straight game.
Mariners continue slide, lose to Rangers 8-0
Associated Press | April 13, 2016 9:29 am
The Mariners offense struggled against Rangers pitching for the second straight night, getting just four singles against Derek Holland and Texas’ excellent defense in an 8-0 loss Tuesday night.
Mariners notebook: Struggling Ketel Marte getting a break
Shannon Drayer | April 12, 2016 7:47 pm
We have seen Luis Sardinas in left field and first base in the first week of the Mariners’ season. Tonight he gets to play his natural position, shortstop, as Ketel Marte gets a night off after going 0 for 4 with three strikeouts Monday.
Beltre has 5 RBIs; Holland, Rangers beat Mariners 8-0
Associated Press | April 12, 2016 5:05 pm
SEATTLE (AP) — Derek Holland didn’t want to take credit Tuesday night. He deflected praise to Texas’ defense once, twice, three times, and didn’t stop there. It wasn’t just a pitcher giving dues to his teammates. On a night when Holland shut down Seattle’s lineup and Adrian Beltre drove in five runs, the Rangers defense […]
Mike Blowers says lack of steals ‘out of character’ for Mariners
Brent Stecker | April 12, 2016 4:44 pm
ROOT Sports’ Mike Blowers told “Bob, Groz and Tom” that getting things going on the base paths could be a boon for the Mariners offense that has struggled since returning home last week.