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Mariners Demote Mike Zunino To Triple-A

Friday has been a busy day for the Seattle Mariners as earlier they relieved Jack Zduriencik of his duties as GM. The second move made was demoting starting catcher Mike Zunino to Triple-A Tacoma, one of Zduriencik’s worst draft picks. Zunino has had an awful 2015 thus far. He has hit just .174 this season with just 11 home runs and 28 RBI in 112 games. In his career, he owns...
Via Baseball Essential
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Jack Zduriencik Fired After Seven Seasons As Mariners General Manager

SEATTLE — The Seattle Mariners fired general manager Jack Zduriencik on Friday after seven disappointing seasons during which the club failed to end its playoff drought. Mariners president Kevin Mather announced the decision to fire Zduriencik, with assistant general manager Jeff Kingston taking over on an interim basis. Kingston joined the Mariners front office in 2009 after spending...
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Mariners Fire Jack Z in Front Office Reshuffle

Jack Z out after 7 years. After seven mediocre to uninspiring seasons at the helm of the Seattle Mariners, Jack Zduriencik was fired by the Mariners. The team released a statement just a few hours ago.   Mather said, “We have reached the point when change of leadership of our baseball operations is needed for the Seattle Mariners to reach our goal of winning championships....
Via Seattle Side Up!
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Mariners Fire GM Jack Zduriencik

The Seattle Mariners have fired General Manager Jack Zduriencik after seven seasons with the club. Assistant GM Jeff Kingston is taking over the GM duties for the rest of the 2015 season. When Zduriencik was hired back in October of 2008, there was a lot of optimism in Seattle when the hire was made because of his deep scouting background and being keen on the use of analytics. Well...
Via Baseball Essential
5 hours ago  |  Discuss

Seattle Mariners fire general manager Jack Zduriencik

The Seattle Mariners announced today the firing of general manager Jack Zduriencik. Assistant general manager Jeff Kingston will assume the role as GM for the rest of the season. #Mariners relieve Jack Zduriencik of GM duties. Assistant GM Jeff Kingston will handle GM responsibilities for remainder of the 2015 season. — MarinersPR (@MarinersPR) August 28, 2015   The...
Via The Outside Corner
6 hours ago  |  Discuss

More front office shuffling: Mariners fire GM Zduriencik after 7 seasons

The Seattle Mariners have fired general manager Jack Zduriencik. In a statement released Friday morning, Mariners president /COO Kevin Mather said: "We have reached the point when change of leadership of our baseball operations is needed for the Seattle Mariners to reach our goal of winning championships. We are very disappointed with the results this season, and are not satisfied...
Via Fox Sports
6 hours ago  |  Discuss

Zduriencik 'disappointed', but doesn't blame McClendon for Mariners' woes

Entering play Friday, the Seattle Mariners sit at 56-65, almost ten games behind the Houston Astros in the west and seven games out of the second Wild Card spot. They've definitely not delivered on the preseason promise that most saw in the club, and general manager Jack Zduriencik counts himself among those 'disappointed' by the season so far. In a chat with the media on Thursday...
Via Fox Sports
7 days ago  |  Discuss

History Repeating Itself For The Seattle Mariners Lies On Jack Zdurienick’s Shoulders

Hopes were high for Seattle Mariners fans in the spring of 2010, just as high as they were for this spring, only to be let down by one man’s decisions. General Manager Jack Zduriencik’s roster decisions took two Mariners teams on the verge of playoff contention, to hoping they stay out of the cellar. By comparing the 2010 season to the current season we can see similarities in...
Via Oregon Sports News
8 days ago  |  Discuss

MLB execs slam Seattle Mariners GM Jack Zduriencik

Have you ever wondered who the most difficult sports executive to work with was? Well apparently we have our answer, and it’s bad news for Seattle Mariners general manager Jack Zduriencik. A lengthy report by Ken Rosenthal and Jon Morosi on Monday slams Zduriencik as an indecisive deal-maker who has confounded the rest of Major League Baseball with his tactics in trade discussions...
Via Midwest Sports Fans
July 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Zduriencik defends handling of Mariners staff

Seattle Mariners general manager Jack Zduriencik is defending his involvement in the daily operation of the ballclub after pointed remarks by former manager Eric Wedge. Zduriencik issued a statement on Monday, a day after a lengthy piece in The Seattle Times that highlighted issues with the Mariners' front office. Wedge was quoted as saying Zduriencik, team president Chuck Armstrong...
Via AP on Fox
December 09, 2013  |  Discuss

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