The Mariners have agreed to one-year deals with outfielders Dustin Ackley, Justin Ruggiano and Austin Jackson; relief pitcher Charlie Furbush; and first baseman Logan Morrison.
This week’s episode features Jason A. Churchill and Steve Silver discussing the trade of Ben Zobrist to the Oakland Athletics and what that means for the American League West, plus what the Mariners can and should do if Dustin Ackley and/or Logan Morrison struggle to great extents the first half of the season.
In this week’s episode of The Hot Stove Report, Jason A. Churchill, Alex Carson and Steve Silver discuss Taijuan Walker, James Shields, Dustin Ackley and more.
The Seattle Mariners have two games remaining and must win both to have a chance to extend their season. Nothing but the best will do.
The rust is starting to come off for Paxton, and the rest of the American League might want to take note
Ackley had three hits and scored three runs, Seattle’s bullpen was sharp for the second straight day and the Mariners beat Boston 8-6 on Sunday for the Red Sox’s eighth straight loss.
Mariners rookie Roenis Elias (9-10) gave up one run and three hits in four innings
After winning seven of eight, the Mariners are more than in the conversation. They are over .500 at home and tied with Detroit for the second wild card spot in the American League.
For all that Felix Hernandez has done in his career, pitching meaningful games in the final two months of the season has been a rarity
Dustin Ackley had the first of a team-high four RBI in the first with a solo home run, and Endy Chavez, Robinson Cano, and Kyle Seager added two-run shots in the 13-3 victory.