Closer Fernando Rodney allowed the tying run in the ninth and New York’s Garrett Jones hit a three-run home run in 11th as the Yankees beat Seattle 5-3 Tuesday night.
Kyle Seager’s grand slam put the Seattle Mariners up by three runs in the eighth inning Tuesday night. It turned out it wasn’t quite enough. So Seager hit another home run in the 10th to lift the Mariners to a 7-6 victory over the Tampa Bay Rays.
Outfielder Austin Jackson will return to the Mariners’ lineup after missing more than two weeks of action due to an ankle sprain.
In this week’s episode of The OFP Report, Jason A. Churchill and Alex Carson discuss potential roster moves for the Seattle Mariners, including possible trade targets, who gets the axe when Austin Jackson returns and how likely is it that an elite player ends up in a Mariners uniform from the trade market this summer.
Nelson cruz helped the Mariners overcame a pair of five-run deficits to beat the Texas Rangers 11-10.
In this week’s episode of The OFP Report, Jason A. Churchill and Alex Carson talk Mariners fans off the ledge, plus thoughts on Austin Jackson’s issues at the plate, when to start worrying about the club’s early failures and The OFP Report’s Player of the Week.
McClendon said Paxton is trying to get his sharpness back after an injury just before camp began limited him this spring
Though it’s been clear enough for a few weeks and as close to official without being so, the club has set its starting rotation after optioning Roenis Elias to Triple-A Tacoma. The Mariners also optioned right-handed reliever Carson Smith, which clarifies the bullpen too.
Scott Kazmir pitched 2 2-3 innings in his first spring start and the Oakland Athletics rallied to beat the Seattle Mariners 4-3 Thursday.
J.A. Happ allowed a two-run homer to Donald Lutz in his first outing this spring.