James Paxton (2-2) allowed five hits in eight innings, struck out two and walked two, and Carson Smith pitched a perfect ninth.
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.
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.
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, […]
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.
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.
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.
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.
The Seattle Mariners have just over a week until they need to submit a final 25-man roster to Major League Baseball.