Seattle manager Scott Servais wasn’t far off from his prediction of when shortstop Jean Segura would return to the club.
The first thing Seattle manager Scott Servais did when he strolled into the visitor’s clubhouse at Target Field was check on rookie outfielder Ben Gamel.
Jose Berrios turned in yet another strong outing with eight solid innings and was backed from a multihomer game from Chris Gimenez and a two-run homer from Eduardo Escobar to lift the Twins to a 6-2 win over the Mariners and earn a series split on Thursday at Target Field.
Ron Smith, the father of Mariners infielder Tyler Smith, sat patiently in the players’ family section behind home plate at Safeco Field waiting for his son to approach the batter’s box.
Tyson Ross makes his much-anticipated Texas debut on Friday night, when the Rangers open a seven-game homestand starting with three games against division-rival Seattle. The right-hander will oppose Mariners lefty James Paxton.
Among the 23 pitchers selected by the Mariners in the 40 rounds of the MLB Draft, which concluded on Wednesday, J.P. Sears won’t stand out in the crowd.
Mike Zunino and Mitch Haniger homered to lift the Mariners past the Twins, 6-4, on Wednesday night at Target Field. Seattle has now won 12 of its last 17 games and is just one victory shy of the .500 benchmark.
Two impressive second-year starters will face off Thursday as Minnesota’s Jose Berrios and Seattle’s Ariel Miranda take the mound in the series finale at Target Field.
Mariners starter Hisashi Iwakuma is ready to return to game action, as he recovers from inflammation in his right shoulder. The right-hander is scheduled to make his first rehab start with Class A Advanced Modesto on Wednesday.
The Seattle Mariners continued their bullpen shuffle on Wednesday, recalling right-hander Chase De Jong from Triple-A Tacoma and optioning right-hander Casey Lawrence to Tacoma.
Wyatt Mills has already graduated with a degree in Finance from Gonzaga University, so he understands how money works. And he’s now quickly learning about the MLB Draft, in which he was selected in the third round on Tuesday by his lifelong favorite Mariners team.
The Mariners have survived without three injured starters in their rotation, thanks to young pitchers like Sam Gaviglio. Meanwhile, the Twins know they can turn to Ervin Santana every fifth game. Gaviglio (2-1, 2.79 ERA) and Santana (8-3, 2.20) face off in the third game of the four-game series between the two teams at Target […]