Ron Wotus, the bench coach of the San Francisco Giants, is the latest candidate to interview with Seattle Mariners to become the new skipper, according to Jon Heyman of CBS Sports.
The process of finding a new manager for the Seattle Mariners probably won’t get rolling for another week to 10 days, general manager Jack Zduriencik said Friday.
The Seattle Mariners’ 2013 campaign is in the books after a 71-91 finish. And, the offseason starts with an all-too-familiar managerial hunt.
Another offseason. Another Seattle Mariners managerial search.
Sonny Gray threw five shutout innings in his final start before the playoffs, Oakland had a pair of four-run innings and the Athletics closed out the regular season with a 9-0 win over Seattle in Eric Wedge’s final game as Mariners manager.
Seattle manager Eric Wedge has told the Mariners he will not return for next season.
Unhappy with the lack of clarity on his future, Seattle Mariners manager Eric Wedge popped off on Wednesday saying he feels like he’s left “hanging out there” by the organization regarding his status for 2014.
Justin Smoak hit a three-run home run in the fifth inning to apply a crushing blow to the Royals’ postseason aspirations.
Alex Gordon threw out a runner at the plate in the 10th and scored on Salvador Perez’s two-out double in the 12th to lift the Kansas City Royals over Seattle 6-5 on Monday night.
There are still 12 games left in the Mariners’ 2013 season — however, winning the remaining games likely won’t secure the jobs of manager Eric Wedge and pitching coach Carl Willis for the 2014 season.