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The Mariners' search for a veteran left-handed reliever apparently has landed on a familiar name, as free agent George Sherrill reportedly agreed to terms with the club on Saturday night.

Sherrill Returns to Seattle

After throwing 231 innings and compiling a 3.31 ERA in the independent league ranks between 1999 and 2003, the Seattle Mariners took a chance on left-hander George Sherrill and signed him to a minor-league deal. He promptly broke into the big leagues a year later and served as a core piece of the Mariners’ bullpen for four years before being shipped to Baltimore prior to the 2008...

2011 Seattle Mariners Flashback – 5 Moments In Time

Danny Ferguson our Seattle Mariners blogger tells us as rough of a year as it was, here are the five top moments of the 2011 Seattle Mariners. Chone Figgins, Luis Rodriguez, Michael Pineda, Milton Bradley, and the Dave Neihaus statue at Safeco Field all make the list. Here's to the 2011 Seattle Mariners memories. Cheers.

Mariners Close To Signing George Sherrill

The Mariners are close to signing left-hander George Sherrill to a one-year deal, reports Geoff Baker of The Seattle Times. Jason Churchill of Prospect Insider first reported that the two sides were close to a deal (on Twitter), saying it's worth $1.1MM plus incentives. The contract is pending a physical, and an announcement could come early next week.

Sherrill set to become a Mariner once again

Onetime Mariners reliever George Sherrill is on the verge of reuniting with the club nearly four years after going to Baltimore in the Erik...

Mariners Agree To Sign George Sherrill

That Mariners have agreed to sign George Sherrill, reports Jon Heyman of (on Twitter).

M’s Sign George Sherrill

As first reported by Jason Churchill this afternoon, the Mariners have come to terms with George Sherrill on a one year deal, apparently worth just over $1 million with some incentives that could push the total a bit higher. The M’s have talked about adding a veteran to the bullpen all winter, and the team was also a bit low on left-handers, so Sherrill checks two boxes on the...

Source: Mariners deal with George Sherrill just about done

The Mariners should be bringing relief pitcher George Sherrill back into the fold nearly four years after he was traded to the Baltimore Orioles in the Erik Bedard swap. A source confirmed today that the two sides made " a lot of progress last night" towards a one-year, incentive-laden package that could be announced early next week after a routine physical. As of today...

Mat Latos Trade Opens Opportunity for Mariners

Back in June, I wrote a piece suggesting that the Mariners should trade Michael Pineda to Cincinnati for a package of players built around first baseman Yonder Alonso and catcher Yasmani Grandal. Well, today, the Reds made the deal I suggested for perhaps the most similar pitcher in the sport (in terms of results) to Pineda, landing RHP Mat Latos from San Diego in exchange for those...

Braves, troops celebrate holidays at local lanes

Members of the Braves organization, including Tommy Hanson and Terry Pendleton, spent time on Saturday with approximately 40 military families at Midtown Bowl to enjoy a holiday celebration.

O's sign Link, Richardson and Cruz to minor league deals

The Orioles have agreed to minor league deals with right-handed pitcher Jon Link and outfielders Antoan Richardson and Lee Cruz.
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