Alex Rodriguez and the Yankees settled their dispute over a marketing payment with a deal announced Friday that gives $3.5 million to charitable groups, saves the team $5.5 million and gets A-Rod the home run ball from his 3,000th hit.
The Mariners go with their left-handed heavy lineup against A's right-hander Jesse Chavez. The exception is Dustin Ackley being out and Mark Trumbo being in the lineup. Ackley had been ill early in the road trip, but this was about getting Trumbo going. The hope is that consistent playing time will get Trumbo into a rhythm. "We...
Letters to The Seattle Times sports editor for July 6, 2015.
Kirk Nieuwenhuis hits a three-run homer and Brandon Allen a two-run shot as 51s take 5-0 lead in first and never look back.
The Mariners, who had won two straight games, were shut out for the eighth time this season.
Chris Correa fired as club is in middle of investigation of possibly illegally hacking database for Houston Astros players.
Bloomquist tweeted out his appreciation to fans, posting: “Just want to thank all of you Mariner fans for a lifetime of memories in a mariner uniform. Can’t thank you enough for 7½ memorable yrs!”
Andrew McCutchen was hit by pitches a career-high 10 times in 2014. He’s already gotten plunked eight times this year.
Manager Lloyd McClendon informed Willie Bloomquist on Wednesday night after Seattle's win in San Diego that he was being designated for assignment. The veteran utility infielder played in 35 games for the Mariners this season at six different positions and was hitting .159 (11-for-69) with a doubles and four RBI. To replace Bloomquist on the roster, infielder Chris Taylor...
The Mariners look to build on a two-game sweep of the Padres as they begin a four-game stint against the Athletics on Thursday in Oakland.