Mariners Decline 2014 Options On Gutierrez And SaundersSeattle Mariners GM Jack Zduriencik announced Friday that options for the 2014 season on outfielder Franklin Gutierrez and pitcher Joe Saunders have been declined.
Saunders Strong Through Five Innings Then Gets Roughed UpMariners starter Joe Saunders pitched well until the sixth, when he got two outs before a walk and three hits ended his night. He was seen throwing things in the dugout after being pulled, and he did not speak to reporters afterward.
Mariners Preview: Porcello Is Hot, Seattle Is NotThe Seattle Mariners, who secured another losing season on Friday, go up against Rick Porcello in Detroit tonight. The Tigers' starter is coming off his first career complete game.
Houston's 13 Runs Sink Seattle QuicklyAn ugly loss Tuesday night against the rebuilding Houston Astros continued a downward trend for the Mariners and pushed the team to hold a players-only meeting.
Mariners Preview: Saunders Looks To Get Out Of FunkThe Mariners will give the ball to lefty Joe Saunders on Tuesday to try and prevent the Mariners from giving up a home series to the Houston Astros.
M's Blow Lead, Fall In (Lucky) 13thAt one point the Mariners were leading the Royals 5-0. However, Kansas City chipped away and came back to win it in walk-off fashion.
Mariners Preview: Can Seattle Take Advantage Of Texas Again?The Mariners took two of three in Arlington last week and look to Joe Saunders on Monday to repeat the success.
Big Inning For Rays Sinks Saunders, MarinersTampa Bay right-hander Alex Cobb pitched five strong innings in his first big league game since being hit in the head by a batted ball two months ago, and the Rays beat the Mariners, 7-1, on Thursday night.
Mariners' Fast Start Doesn't Last In Boston Up 1-0 after a pair of hits off Red Sox rookie Brandon Workman, the Mariners were trailing 2-1 just four batters into the Boston lineup, with much more to come in an eventual 8-2 loss Tuesday night.
Heyman: Ibanez, Morales And Saunders In 'Bull Market'CBS Sports' Jon Heyman has made a list of the "bulls" and "bears" of the MLB trade market and several Mariners are trade bait.
Saunders Rocked Early, Bucs Win 9-4Starling Marte hit two of Pittsburgh's five home runs and Jeff Locke pitched seven sharp innings to lead the Pirates past Joe Saunders and the Seattle Mariners 9-4 on Tuesday night for their fifth straight victory.
Wild Pitch Is All It Takes For Angels To Get Past SaundersMike Trout scored on Saunders' first wild pitch of the season, leading the Angels to a 1-0 victory over the Mariners on Wednesday night.