Hisashi Iwakuma

Hisashi Iwakuma (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Pitching Unravels In First Game Against Houston

It has taken more than a decade for the Seattle Mariners to put together the middle-lineup strength that is has shown this early season. Now, after a 7-5 loss to Houston Monday and a 5-8 start, the concern that shifted.

1090 The Fan–04/21/2015

Iwakuma gets the nod Tueday in Los Angeles looking to bounce back.  (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

LISTEN: Scouting Hisashi Iwakuma

Hisashi Iwakuma is looking to bounce back from a sub par outing last week.

1090 The Fan–04/14/2015

Logan(Photo by Jason O. Watson/Getty Images)

Series Tidbits: Mariners at Dodgers

The Mariners will partake in their first Interleague game of the young 2015 season Monday as they visit Dodger Stadium for a three-game series. Both Seattle and Los Angeles stand at 3-3 entering Monday’s game.

1090 The Fan–04/13/2015

Hisashi Iwakuma #18 (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Angels Top Mariners 5-3

Iwakuma (0-1) worked six innings, allowing nine hits, five runs, striking out three and walking none

1090 The Fan–04/09/2015

Roenis Elias will start 2015 in the minors, but chances are he'll be needed this season. (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Prospect Insider: M’s Rotation Depth Necessary

Prospect Insider’s Luke Arkins demonstrates why the Seattle Mariners’ rotation depth is not only a good thing, but key to their potential success.

1090 The Fan–03/29/2015

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

Felix

2015 Mariners Commercials: ‘Intensely Intense’ [Video]

Felix gets pretty fired up while he’s pitching, especially when he gets a big out to end an inning. That intensity presents problems when Felix’s teammates try to take a group photo after practice. Watch […]

CBS Seattle–03/18/2015

San Diego Padres v Seattle Mariners

‘Kuma’s Simulated Game [Video]

Peoria, Ariz. (1090 The Fan) — Jason A. Churchill was behind home plate for a simulated game featuring the Mariners’ number two pitcher Hisashi Iwakuma. Watch highlights above (and follow the notes below)…. -About the 1:00 […]

1090 The Fan–03/13/2015

Rickie Weeks (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Weeks Hits Long Homer In Loss To D’Backs

Rickie Weeks hit a mammoth home run for a Seattle Mariners split squad Saturday in a 4-3 loss to the Arizona Diamondbacks.

1090 The Fan–03/07/2015

Taijuan Walker (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Walker Gets First Chance To Shine For Seattle

Taijuan Walker will get the first crack at impressing the Seattle Mariners in his bid to make the team’s starting rotation.

1090 The Fan–03/02/2015

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