The Mariners have recalled Carter Capps from Triple-A Tacoma and made a few other moves.
Ortiz added the latest milestone to his career against Seattle on Wednesday night. Ortiz doubled in his first at-bat off Seattle starter Aaron Harang to become baseball’s all-time leader in hits as a designated hitter, then added a two-run homer an inning later in Boston’s 11-4 victory over the Mariners.
With Franklin Gutierrez heading back to the disabled list, The Bleacher Report’s J.J. Matthews makes the case that the front office has probably lost its patience with the outfielder’s constant injuries.
Oft-injured Mariners center fielder Franklin Gutierrez was placed on the 15-day disabled list with a strained right hamstring Tuesday, two days after coming off the 60-day DL for the same thing.
The Seattle Mariners have placed outfielder Franklin Gutierrez on the 15-day disabled list with a strained right hamstring.
Michael Saunders sprained his right shoulder after crashing into the outfield wall to make a catch in the first inning of Wednesday night’s 8-3 loss. What’s more discouraging is that the stadium only had 10,493 people inside it.
The Mariners lost to the White Sox 403 on Sunday thanks to a walk-off homer from Chicago’s Dayan Viciedo.
The annual event for fans to meet the players takes place January 26-27 at Safeco Field.
As a member of Leones del Caracas, Franklin Gutierrez hit .349 with 19 RBIs in 22 games.
All of a sudden, it looks like The Mariners may be emerging as a possible suitor for free agent outfielder Michael Bourn.