Jeff Passan of Yahoo Sports reports the Mariners and Kyle Seager have agreed to a seven-year, $100 million extension heading into the 2015 season.
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The Seattle Mariners are rumored to have interest in Justin Upton again, while clubs show interest in Mariners’ starting pitchers and young position players.
Seager is the first Mariner to win the award since 2010.
Taijuan Walker turned in the best start of his career, but it wasn’t enough to get the slumping Seattle Mariners back on track
“I probably just wanted it a bit too much,” Paxton said. “It all seemed like a blur there for a moment.”
The Seattle Mariners have spent the past three months using Kendrys Morales in the cleanup most of the time. A change is overdue.
Kyle Seager and Corey Hart homered leading off the seventh inning and the Seattle Mariners beat the Oakland Athletics 2-1 on Wednesday to win the three-game series between the AL playoff contenders.
Ackley had three hits and scored three runs, Seattle’s bullpen was sharp for the second straight day and the Mariners beat Boston 8-6 on Sunday for the Red Sox’s eighth straight loss.
The Mariners gave Hisashi Iwakuma an early lead and the pitcher took it from there