Franklin Gutierrez

Franklin Gutierrez  (Photo by Stephen Brashear/Getty Images)

Mariners Decline 2014 Options On Gutierrez And Saunders

Seattle Mariners GM Jack Zduriencik announced Friday that options for the 2014 season on outfielder Franklin Gutierrez and pitcher Joe Saunders have been declined.

1090 The Fan–11/01/2013

Justin Smoak's role on the M's roster is  unclear and the clock is ticking. (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Smoak’s 3-Run HR Nearly Ends Royals’ Playoff Hopes

Justin Smoak hit a three-run home run in the fifth inning to apply a crushing blow to the Royals’ postseason aspirations.

1090 The Fan–09/25/2013

Brandon Maurer (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Astros Come To Seattle And Sweep

Mariners starter Brandon Maurer allowed five runs — all scoring with two outs — and seven hits in three innings as the Astros completed a three-game sweep with a 6-1 victory Wednesday night.

1090 The Fan–09/12/2013

Erasmo Ramirez is removed from the game by manager Eric Wedge in the seventh inning against the Tampa Bay Rays (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Ramirez Let Down By Mariners Bullpen In 4-1 Loss

Erasmo Ramirez gave the Mariners a nearly spotless performance, but it was not enough as the Tampa Bay Rays came from behind for a 4-1 win over Seattle.

1090 The Fan–09/08/2013

Erasmo Ramirez  has seen his command and stuff suffer in 2014. Why has that occurred? (Photo by Bob Levey/Getty Images)

Losers No More: Seattle Gets By Houston 3-2 To End Streak

The Astros failed to get a hit against three Seattle relievers and lost 3-2 to the Mariners on Thursday night.

1090 The Fan–08/30/2013

Aaron Harang (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Harang Designated For Assignment, Gutierrez Recalled

The Aaron Harang era in Seattle may finally be finally coming to a close — it all depends on the outcome of being designated for assignment Monday.

1090 The Fan–08/26/2013

Carter Capps (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Capps Up, Wilhelmsen Down, Bay Gone, Guti Still On DL

The Mariners have recalled Carter Capps from Triple-A Tacoma and made a few other moves.

1090 The Fan–08/06/2013

(Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Harang, Mariners Get Battered By Boston 11-4

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.

1090 The Fan–07/11/2013

Right fielder Michael Saunders is tended to by center fielder Franklin Gutierrez after crashing into the wall (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Franklin Gutierrez: A Mariner No More?

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.

1090 The Fan–06/26/2013

Franklin Gutierrez in 2012 (Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Gutierrez Returns To DL, Ackley Recalled

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.