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.
The Mariners were on the wrong end of a sweep by the Orioles this week thanks in part by the franchise’s former prospect Adam Jones who had a game-winning home run Wednesday night.