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If there’s one player in all of baseball who can get hits against Texas, he’s on the Mariners - Ichiro knows the Rangers. This season, Ichiro surpassed former 1st place holder George Brett in lifetime hits against the Rangers, and now leads the category with 294. Ichiro wasn’t playing in the Mariners 21-8 romp of them this past week in Arlington - it was his first day off.
21 runs and 20 hits is enough to bring a ball club together. Catcher Jesus Montero, a 22-yr-old rookie, agrees. “That was a big one,” he said. “We did it together, and that was nice. Home runs, doubles, base hits, amazing.” Every starter had a base hit, and almost every starter (aside from Chone Figgins) had an RBI. Highlights of the special 21-run game included 2 3-run home runs by Smoak, home runs by Montero and Ackley, 2 back to back 8-run innings, and 5 hits by Kyle Seager. The 24-yr-old 3rd baseman Seager, who batted 3rd in the lineup in place of Ichiro, had this to say: “If we’re going to take something fro...
BEST OF MAXIM
The Seattle Mariners announced that right-hander Felix Hernandez would not make his scheduled start on Wednesday this week versus the LA Angels.
"He threw just OK today, not to the point where I felt comfortable bringing him back on Wednesday," manager Eric Wedge said. "He is feeling better, but no sense in pushing it."
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Seattle Mariners ace Felix Hernandez has been scratched from Wednesday night's scheduled start because of lower-back pain, Manager Eric Wedge announced after Monday night's game, but that is not necessarily a good thing for the Angels.
The Angels have actually fared well against the 2010 American League Cy Young Award winner, who has a 6-10 career record and 3.80 earned...
Mariners Escape Eighth Inning, Take Win
The Headline: despite an up and down game, the Seattle Mariners keep it together and start the week on the right foot.
Seattle Mariners 8, LA Angels 6
When: 10:05 ET, Monday, June 4, 2012
Where: Angel Stadium of Anaheim, LA
Umpires: Home — Tony Randazzo, 1B — Brian Gorman, 2B — Todd Tichenor, 3B — Larry Vanover...
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) -- Ichiro Suzuki homered and scored three times, Kyle Seager drove in four runs and the Seattle Mariners beat the Los Angeles Angels 8-6 on Wednesday night.
Michael Saunders added three hits to complete an impressive road trip. Saunders went 19 for 39 (.487) during Seattle's nine-game jaunt to Texas, Chicago and Anaheim, including five games with at least...
Corey Seager, the Dodgers first round pick in the 2012 MLB Draft, drafted number 18 overall. Seager, was born April 27, 1994 in Charlotte, North Carolina. He's a left-handed hitter from Northwest Cabarrus High School in North Carolina. He stands six foot three and weighs two hundred pounds. This kid has incredible strength, even at eighteen years old. Often compared to his...
Former Seattle Mariners general manager and longtime Texas Rangers executive Hal Keller has died. He was 84.
The Rangers say Keller died in his sleep at his home in Sequim, Wash., early Tuesday. He was being treated for esophageal cancer.
Keller played 25 games with Washington from 1949-52. He spent most of his baseball career in scouting and front office roles.
Keller was farm...
ESPN‘s Kiley McDaniel says Dodgers first rounder Corey Seager has All-Star upside. McDaniel: The Dodgers pop Corey Seager here, the brother of Mariners third baseman Kyle Seager, but Corey is bigger and more physical than his brother. Corey could be a tough sign here with a strong commitment to South Carolina, but you have to
Coming off a 2-5 homestand that was troubling in the extreme, the Seattle Mariners were able to turn it around in a huge way on their just-completed road trip. Wednesday's 8-6 win over the Angels in Anaheim gave the Mariners a 5-4 road trip against two first-place clubs (the Texas Rangers and the Chicago White Sox) and one second place team (the Los Angeles Angels). More...
Seattle Mariners (25-33) @ Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim (29-28)
Pitching Probables: SEA – Hector Noesi (2-6, 5.51 ERA) LAA – Jerome Williams (6-2, 3.68 ERA)
As we go deeper into the MLB season, you get a feel for teams. The Seattle Mariners slumped into last place in the A.L. West, mainly because of a lack of offense. But as this week has shown, teams can still surprise. After putting a five game losing streak behind them, the Mariners won three out of their next five. More surprising, in each win the Mariners scored double digit runs...
IN the 2012 MLB Draft today the Seattle Mariners held the #3 overall pick. They chose Mike Zunino the hot catching prospect from Florida.
Jesus Montero is going to have to find a new role on the Mariners ballclub. Or else they've got a life-long DH.
He's a leader with power.
We wrote this about him earlier this...
Who’s hot, who’s not?
The Seattle Mariners had a good week despite going 3-3 down the stretch. The Mariners managed to outscore their opponents 51-34 despite their record for the week. They are coming to life, folks.
Let’s see if they can continue this semi-hot streak into this next week.
If the bats stay alive, good things are bound to happen…right?
There were lots of good...