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Drew Smyly could be a target of Seattle Mariners, but it's unclear whether the Detroit Tigers would deal him two weeks before Opening Day. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Churchill: Potential Tigers Targets For M’s

Jason A. Churchill scours the Detroit Tigers organization for potential matches in a possible trade for Seattle Mariners infielder Nick Franklin.

1090 The Fan–03/17/2014

BOSTON, MA - OCTOBER 13: Drew Smyly #33 of the Detroit Tigers pitches against the Boston Red Sox during Game Two of the American League Championship Series at Fenway Park on October 13, 2013 in Boston, Massachusetts.

Drew Smyly Cements Tigers’ Rotation As Lone Lefty

Drew Smyly, a strong setup man in the Tigers’ bullpen, moves back into the starting rotation.

03/11/2014

Lloyd McClendon (Nick Laham/Getty Images)

Churchill: Lloyd McClendon, Difference Maker?

The Seattle Mariners’ new skipper has a resume that suggests the club’s young hitters will benefit from his presence.

1090 The Fan–11/07/2013

Lloyd McClendon (Nick Laham/Getty Images)

Knobler: Mariners Give Lloyd McClendon A Chance He Deserves

CBS Sports Baseball Insider Danny Knobler says McClendon has waited for a second shot at managing. He’s going to apply everything he learned from eight years at Jim Leyland’s side with the loaded Tigers.

1090 The Fan–11/07/2013

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Mariners, Tigers Trade Partners Again?

The Seattle Mariners have a lot of work to do this winter, and trades are likely to be the most popular path. Don’t be surprised if they hook up with the Detroit Tigers again.

1090 The Fan–10/20/2013

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Fielder, Tigers Slip Past Mariners

Prince Fielder had three hits and scored the tiebreaking run in the seventh inning on a close play at the plate, leading the Detroit Tigers over the Seattle Mariners 5-4 Thursday.

1090 The Fan–09/19/2013

Doug Fister (Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Mariners Preview: Don’t Change Anything

Wednesday’s 8-0 against the Tigers — against Justin Verlander, nonetheless — was exactly what the Mariners needed to climb out of the awful funk they’ve been in for the month of September.

1090 The Fan–09/19/2013

Michael Saunders (Photo by Duane Burleson/Getty Images)

Mariners Have Everything Going Right In 8-0 Win

Hisashi Iwakuma extended his scoreless innings streak on the road to 25 and Justin Smoak homered off Verlander to help Seattle Mariners beat the Detroit Tigers 8-0 on Wednesday night.

1090 The Fan–09/19/2013

Hisashi Iwakuma (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Mariners Preview: Iwakuma Tries To Salvage Series

Hisashi Iwakuma takes the mound for Game 3 of the current four-game series in Detroit.

1090 The Fan–09/18/2013

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Motor City Blues: M’s Drop Another

The Tigers added three runs in the bottom half of the eighth inning en route to a 6-2 win over the Mariners on Tuesday night. Seattle twice rallied from one-run deficits, but lost for the eighth time in nine games.

1090 The Fan–09/18/2013

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