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Felix Hernandez is expected to start Seattle's game Sunday against the Los Angeles Angels after being sidelined with an oblique strain.
Hernandez threw a bullpen session Thursday in Detroit. He has not pitched since Sept. 2.
Hernandez also threw a bullpen session Monday, but the Mariners decided not to rush their ace back during the series against the Tigers.
The 27-year-old right-hander is 12-9 with a 3.01 ERA this year.
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When the Seattle Mariners designated Aaron Harang for assignment, there was wild speculation that Seattle would call up their top pitching prospect, and one of the top prospects in the game, to take his place. However, Taijuan Walker wasn’t the only option to take the place of the struggling veteran—the unexciting and futureless Hector Noesi and Blake Beavan could have made...
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Following the game, the Yankees acquired shortstop Brendan Ryan from the Seattle Mariners for a player to be named later.
The Yankees have just acquired INF Brendan Ryan from the Seattle Mariners in exchange for a player to be named later.
— Mark Feinsand (@FeinsandNYDN) September 11, 2013
While Brendan Ryan is not known for any offensive contribution...
Erasmo Ramirez doesn't usually have to be on top of his game to earn a win.
On Sunday, Ramirez was at his best, but it still didn't matter
The young right-hander gave the Mariners a nearly spotless performance, but it was not enough as the Tampa Bay Rays came from behind for a 4-1 win over Seattle.
Ramirez entered the contest with just over six runs of support per game...
A season that started with promise has long turned sour for the Seattle Mariners.
An ugly loss Tuesday night against the rebuilding Houston Astros continued a downward trend for Seattle and pushed the team to hold a players-only meeting.
''It's about the internal fight that is in all of us and leaving it all out on the field,'' veteran Raul Ibanez said after...
SeattleClubhouse's Rick Randall was at Safeco Field to watch Taijuan Walker's final 2013 start as he faced the Astros for a second time. Inside is a break down of what the young phenom showed on Monday and in his previous two starts and what to expect from the right-hander in 2014 for Seattle.
In a sign that Derek Jeter might not be back anytime soon, the New York Yankees have obtained slick-fielding shortstop Brendan Ryan from the Seattle Mariners for a player to be named.
Jeter has been sidelined with soreness in his surgically repaired left ankle. Before the Yankees beat Baltimore 7-5 on Tuesday night, manager Joe Girardi said the 13-time All-Star is ''still...
In a sign that Derek Jeter might not be back anytime soon, the New York Yankees obtained slick-fielding shortstop Brendan Ryan from the Seattle Mariners on Tuesday night for a player to be named.
Jeter has been sidelined with soreness in his surgically repaired left ankle. Before the Yankees beat Baltimore 7-5, manager Joe Girardi said the 13-time All-Star is ''still in...
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Seattle Mariners' ace starting pitcher Felix Hernandez will miss his scheduled start on Wednesday against the Houston Astros because of lower back stiffness. He already had his start pushed back from Sunday after he was removed early from his start on September 2 due to cramping in his lower back.
As reported by Greg Johns of MLB.com, Hernandez felt some stiffness again while...
After beating the Houston Astros in his major league debut, Taijuan Walker wasn't as sharp his last time out.
Fortunately for him, he gets to face baseball's worst team again Monday night.
Walker is set to make what will likely be his final start of the year as the Seattle Mariners open a three-game home set against the Astros.
Considered one of the league's top prospects...