The Mariners recalled right-handed pitcher Christian Bergman and optioned right-hander Andrew Moore to Triple-A Tacoma on Saturday, providing their bullpen with a fresh arm for long-relief duty.
Edgar Martinez doesn’t know exactly what it’ll feel like the in coming days when he reports to work at Safeco Field and sees his No. 11 permanently retired on the outfield facade, but he has a pretty good idea.
Mariners southpaw Ariel Miranda will look to get back on track on Sunday at Safeco Field after a dreary stretch in July and August. He’ll face off with Angels right-hander Parker Bridwell, who is 4-0 with a 2.33 ERA in his last six starts. in the finale a four-game series.
Before Saturday night, Erasmo Ramirez’s transformation into a starting pitcher wasn’t making much progress. He hurled 58 pitches in his first start with the Mariners on Aug. 1 against Texas, lasting 3 1/3 innings. He improved slightly in his next outing, tossing 66 pitches and enduring five innings.
Albert Pujols came up with the big hit for a second straight night as the Angels again rallied against the Mariners’ bullpen for a 6-3 win that vaulted them into sole possession of the No. 2 Wild Card position in the American League.
Nelson Cruz matched his career high for extra base hits in a game, going 3-for-4 with a home run and two doubles on Friday in the Mariners’ 6-5 loss to the Angels at Safeco Field. He added two RBIs to push his total to 92, the highest in the American League — Baltimore’s Jonathan Schoop […]
The Angels scored the final five runs of the game after trailing early, taking advantage of a critical error by Jean Segura in the ninth inning to score the go-ahead run, moving a half-game out of the race for the No. 2 Wild Card spot. Albert Pujols had a two-run single as part of a […]
The Mariners will retire Edgar Martinez’s No. 11 jersey before the third game of a four-game series Saturday at Safeco Field, as Erasmo Ramirez takes on JC Ramirez of the Angels.
A Mariners pitching rotation that has been battered by injuries much of the year received another tough hit on Friday with word that left-handed standout James Paxton is headed to the 10-day disabled list with a strained pectoral muscle and likely will miss at least the next three weeks.
The Mariners are honoring Edgar Martinez this weekend by retiring his No. 11 and raising his number flag atop the Space Needle.
A Mariners team looking to offset a rash of injuries to its starting rotation acquired Minor League left-hander Andrew Albers from the Braves on Friday for cash considerations.