Hunter Pence broke his left forearm and will be sidelined six to eight weeks after being hit by a pitch in the sixth inning of the San Francisco Giants’ 8-6 win over a Chicago Cubs split-squad Thursday.
Robinson Cano, Nelson Cruz and Kyle Seager each have two hits in setting the tone for Seattle | Larry Stone
Some scouts have likened Marte to a young version of Jose Reyes. Like Reyes -- another fellow Dominican -- Marte is a switch-hitter with plus speed and athleticism. Marte has heard the comparisons before.
It's the live game thread for Thursday's Cactus League showdown between the Padres and Mariners.
Could this be the Mariners opening day batting when they face Jered Weaver on April 6 at Safeco Field? It sure seems possible. To no real surprise, the Angels announced that Weaver would get the ball on opening day against Seattle. If manager Lloyd McClendon sticks with his "don't call it a platoon," this could very...
Alex Rodriguez lined a single to left field in his return to the New York Yankees’ lineup after an absence of 524 days.
The top pitching prospect, battling for the final spot in the starting rotation, throws two scoreless innings and allows one hit with two strikeouts in Seattle’s spring opener.
At age 23, Peterson is tantalizingly close to the major leagues, most likely headed to Class AAA Tacoma but trying to show he wouldn’t be out of place in the bigs.
After testing his fastball command and breaking pitches against hitters for 45 minutes, the Seattle ace jokes, “I looked pretty good.”