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Seattle Believes Struggling Rodney Tipping Pitches

SEATTLE (AP) — The Seattle Mariners manager believe struggling reliever Fernando Rodney is tipping his pitches, part of what’s caused a significant decline after leading baseball in saves a season ago. Seattle manager Lloyd McClendon […]

07/27/2015

against the at Yankee Stadium on July 19, 2015 in the Bronx borough of New York City.

Rodney Gives Up Teixeira Homer In 8th, M’s lose

NEW YORK (AP) — Fernando Rodney will be keeping his new copper hairdo. Rodney gave up a homer in the eighth inning to Mark Teixeira, and the Seattle Mariners dropped the finale of a three-game series […]

07/19/2015

Mike Montgomery  (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Rodney Blows It For Montgomery, M’s Fall In 11th

Closer Fernando Rodney allowed the tying run in the ninth and New York’s Garrett Jones hit a three-run home run in 11th as the Yankees beat Seattle 5-3 Tuesday night.

1090 The Fan–06/03/2015

Kyle Seager (Photo by Cliff McBride/Getty Images)

Seager’s Grand Slam, Extra Innings Home Run Save Mariners

Kyle Seager’s grand slam put the Seattle Mariners up by three runs in the eighth inning Tuesday night. It turned out it wasn’t quite enough. So Seager hit another home run in the 10th to lift the Mariners to a 7-6 victory over the Tampa Bay Rays.

1090 The Fan–05/27/2015

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Elias Earns First Win Of The Season As Mariners Top Orioles

The left-hander displayed solid control, stifled the opposing offense and kept his team in the game

1090 The Fan–05/21/2015

(Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Offense Snoozes In Loss To Red Sox

Brock Holt doubled and scored the go ahead run on Weeks’ error with one out in the ninth inning, Shane Victorino hit his first home run of the season and the Boston Red Sox beat the Mariners 2-1 on Thursday night.

05/15/2015

J.A. Happ (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Happ Shines Again, M’s Look To Sweep

J.A. Happ doubled his season strikeout total with nine in 6 2-3 innings, and Rickie Weeks homered for the Mariners in a 2-1 win over the Texas Rangers on Tuesday night.

04/29/2015

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Rodney Blows First Save, M’s Fall To Dodgers 6-5

Howie Kendrick drove in two runs with a broken-bat two-run single in the ninth inning to give the Los Angeles Dodgers a 6-5 victory over the Seattle on Tuesday night.

1090 The Fan–04/15/2015

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

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

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