Found June 02, 2012 on NorthWest Sports Beat:
The Mariners do find ways to lose don't they?

Tonight Michael Saunders is the culprit. He had a hard hit fly ball to center field coming at him and.....


Yelled Mariners Root Sports NW play by play man Dave Sims.

He'll remember this play for a while. (The bruising on his face should be a daily reminder you'd think)

Mariners lose to the White 7-4. White Sox have now won 9 in a row.

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Mariners Top 5 options in the 2012 MLB draft (1st Round)

Expect M’s to look for bats With a farm system consisting of Taijuan Walker, Danny Hultzen and James Paxton, one would assume the Seattle Mariners aren’t going to be looking at a lot of pitchers on draft night. Even with the old adage “you don’t draft what you need, you draft the best possible player,” it’s hard to see the Mariners not taking an impact bat with their...

Fan Opinion: What Stephen Pryor’s call up means to the Mariners pen

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Ichiro back batting in the lead off spot for the Mariners

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Seattle selects RHP Stephen Pryor from Triple-A

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Reasons to love the Mariners 21-8 drubbing of Texas

Those are football numbers! The Seattle Mariners came out swinging in Arlington last night, assaulting the Texas Rangers 21-8. That’s right, folks. The Mariners scored 3 touchdowns and the Rangers scored 1 and successfully converted their 2 point conversion! All jokes aside, it was a very impressive performance that hopefully shows that this team is finally making some progress...

Mariners promote Pryor from Class AAA

The Seattle Mariners have called up right-handed reliever Stephen Pryor from Class AAA Tacoma, the team announced Friday. To make room on the 40-man roster, the Mariners moved left-handed pitcher George Sherrill from the 15-day disabled list to the 60-day DL. Pryor has a 0-0 record with nine saves and a 0.64 ERA in 21 games this season. He was promoted from Class AA Jackson to...

Wedge shuffles Mariners batting order

The Seattle Mariners spent the first one-third of the season looking to see if Ichiro Suzuki was a good fit as the No. 3 hitter and the last few weeks giving Dustin Ackley a shot at being the leadoff man. On Friday, all of that changed. Manager Eric Wedge has installed Ichiro back as the leadoff man, the position he had for the first 11 years of his big-league career. Ackley...

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GIFcap: Brooks Conrad checked into wall by umpire, Michael Saunders catches ball with face

I know the umpire was just trying to get into position, but in the GIF, it certainly looks like he’s purposely trying to check Brooks Conrad into oblivion. If the goal for the defense on a fly ball was to let the ball hit you directly in the face, Michael Saunders wins

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Midway through Tuesday's game against the Rangers in Texas, Mariners watchers were wondering if Seattle would ever hit. Seattle had come off a seven-game homestand in which it played the final six games without getting more than eight hits, then on Monday got just seven hits against the Rangers in a 4-2 loss. Through the seventh inning Tuesday, it was more of the same. Seattle...

Mariners 10, White Sox 8(12)

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Mariners vs. Chicago White Sox: MLB baseball love ‘em & hate ‘em Game 1

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Mariners vs. White Sox In Chicago: Pitching, series preview, analysis & predictions

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Seattle Mariners Checkpoint: Check One

The Seattle Mariners finished up the first one-third of their season last night in Chicago with their 7-4 loss to the White Sox in game number 54. SeattleClubhouse checks in on the big league club with an inventory of what has gone right and what has gone wrong.

Is It Time To Move Ichiro Out Of The Third Spot?

On Wednesday, Ichiro took his first day off from the season and the Seattle Mariners scored 21 runs against the Texas Rangers. The day off gave Manager Eric Wedge the opportunity to plug the M’s best hitter this season, Kyle Seager, into third spot. Wedge has some tough decisions ahead of him with the batting order. Ichiro is batting a respectable .271 and he trails only Seager...
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