Cactus League

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Hernandez Throws 6 Sharp Innings In Mariners’ Split Squad Loss To Royals

Hernandez, the ace who led the AL with a 2.14 ERA last season, gave up one run. He struck out four and walked none.

1090 The Fan–03/26/2015

Roenis Elias (Photo by Rich Lam/Getty Images)

Mariners Trounced By Brewers 15-1 In Cactus League Play

Seattle starter Roenis Elias allowed eight hits and six earned runs in three-plus innings and didn’t retire a batter until Milwaukee led 4-0

1090 The Fan–03/26/2015

Taijuan Walker (Photo by Rich Pilling/Getty Images)

Walker Runs Shutout Streak To 18 Innings, Mariners Top Cubs 3-2

Taijuan Walker extended his flawless spring to 18 scoreless innings, and Mike Zunino homered for the Seattle Mariners in a 3-2 victory Wednesday night over the Chicago Cubs.

1090 The Fan–03/26/2015

Erasmo Ramirez (Photo by Rob Tringali/Getty Images)

Ramirez Gets Roughed Up In 5-0 Loss To Halos

Mariners starter Erasmo Ramirez gave up four runs — two earned — and four hits over 1 2-3 innings in his fourth spring start.

03/24/2015

Dustin Ackley (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Ackley, Walker Key In Mariners 5-2 Win Over Indians

Dustin Ackley drove in the Mariners’ first run with second-inning single off Cleveland starter Carlos Carrasco, who allowed a run and six hits in 3 2-3 innings. He struck out two and walked two.

1090 The Fan–03/20/2015

Taijuan Walker is well on his way to breaking camp a big leaguer.  (Photo by Rich Pilling/Getty Images)

Churchill: Walker Will Win, Miller By Default

Jason A. Churchill provides analysis of Taijuan Walker’s latest outing, plus the shortstop position and the bullpen.

1090 The Fan–03/14/2015

Right-hander Carson Smith looked more like himself Friday in Peoria. (Photo by Rich Pilling/Getty Images)

Churchill: Happ, Smith Rebound

Jason A. Churchill reports from Spring Training in Peoria, Arizona with notes on J.A. Happ, Taijuan Walker and Roenis Elias, plus a special coaching sighting from a legend.

1090 The Fan–03/13/2015

Will Ferrell (Lisa Blumenfeld/Getty Images)

Will Ferrell Shows Off ‘Tools’ In Cactus League

Wearing No. 19 for every team (except the San Diego Padres out of respect for the late Tony Gwynn), the star of “Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy,” ”Elf” and many other movies started in an Oakland Athletics uniform in the early afternoon, then was off to four other ballparks, with the aim of playing for each team, and at each position along the way.

03/13/2015

Can Austin Jackson return to form in 2015?  (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Churchill: Jackson Diagnosis, Prognosis

Jason A. Churchill reports from Spring Training in Peoria, Arizona.

1090 The Fan–03/12/2015

Kyle Seager (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

M’s Fall 4-1 To Rockies, Seager Hits Solo Home Run

Third baseman Kyle Seager hit his first home run of the spring, but a late rally lifted the Colorado Rockies to a 4-1 victory over the Mariners Wednesday afternoon in Cactus League play at Peoria Stadium.

1090 The Fan–03/11/2015

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