Carson Smith

James Paxton (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Paxton Shines In Shutout Victory

James Paxton (2-2) allowed five hits in eight innings, struck out two and walked two, and Carson Smith pitched a perfect ninth.

05/18/2015

Carson Smith has been dominant since being called up from the minors last September. (Photo by Stephen Brashear/Getty Images)

LISTEN: Carson Smith On The Sandmeyer Show

Seattle Mariners right-hander Carson Smith joined The Sandmeyer Show Tuesday from Safeco Field. Among other topics, Smith was asked about his confidence, the slider and his approach versus left-handed batters.

1090 The Fan–05/12/2015

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Deja Vu? Seattle Loses Another One In The 9th

Carson Smith gave up a game-winning double to Johnny Giavotella in a 4-3 loss Wednesday, after the Mariners scratched across a run in the top half with pinch-hitter Dustin Ackley’s sacrifice fly against Angels closer Huston Street.

05/07/2015

Evan Gattis  (Photo by Bob Levey/Getty Images)

Gattis Goes Deep Twice, Astros Complete 4-Game Sweep Of Mariners

HOUSTON (AP) — The short porch in left field of Minute Maid Park got the best of the Seattle Mariners again Sunday. The Mariners allowed three homers, including two under 350 feet to Evan Gattis, […]

05/04/2015

King Felix Hernandez started the Mariners off in Royal fashion Monday. (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Churchill: Mariners Start Path With Win

While starting the season strong isn’t necessary, it’s much preferred to the alternative — a loss on Opening Day. At home. With your ace on the mound. Amidst a bevy of high expectations from across the baseball landscape.

1090 The Fan–04/06/2015

Carson Smith ( Justin Tafoya/Clarkson Creative)

Mariners Send Reliever Leone To Minors, Recall Smith

Leone was 8-2 with a 2.17 ERA in 57 games for the Mariners last season, a key part of their strong bullpen. But the right-hander allowed 10 earned runs in seven innings this spring.

1090 The Fan–04/03/2015

Austin Jackson is among five Opening Day outfielders for the Mariners.  (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Churchill: M’s Roster Analysis

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.

1090 The Fan–03/29/2015

Carson Smith ( Justin Tafoya/Clarkson Creative)

Carson Smith Talks Sliders, Changeups, MLB Debut

Seattle Mariners right-hander Carson Smith talked about his improvement versus left-handed batters, the development of his changeup and how he went from traditional starter in college to a low arm slot reliever in pro ball.

1090 The Fan–09/03/2014

Michael Saunders (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Churchill: Elias, Romero Should Make Roster

The Seattle Mariners have just over a week until they need to submit a final 25-man roster to Major League Baseball.

1090 The Fan–03/22/2014