The Seattle Mariners saw their losing streak reach seven games on Monday night, courtesy of a 7-2 loss to the Houston Astros.
Brandon Maurer began well, holding Miami hitless into the fifth inning. Then, he wore down in a hurry during his first start of the season for the Seattle Mariners.
Jason A. Churchill suggests there are a few roster tweaks that could help the Seattle Mariners out of their April funk.
Chris Young’s first start in the majors in more than a year resulted in six scoreless innings — unfortunately, he doesn’t have a win to show for it. On Friday, the 34-year-old veteran looks to build off the fantastic outing and kick Seattle off the three-game losing skid it’s in the middle of.
Prince Fielder and Kevin Kouzmanoff hit back-to-back home runs off Blake Beavan before the fill-in starter left with a sore shoulder and Robbie Ross limited the Mariners to five singles in seven-plus innings in the Texas Rangers’ 5-0 victory Tuesday night.
Seattle had a six-run outburst in an inning that included three Texas errors and an overturned call that led to the ejection of Rangers manager Ron Washington during the Mariners’ 7-1 victory Monday night.
The biggest offseason investment ever made by the Seattle Mariners is finally going to make his debut at home.
In a small sample size the first week of April, Seattle is making a strong early impression on its new manager Lloyd McClendon.
Abraham Almonte hit a tiebreaking RBI double in the seventh inning and Hernandez struck out 11 in the new-look Mariners’ eighth consecutive victory on opening day, 10-3 over the Los Angeles Angels on Monday night.
King Felix gets the start tonight as the Mariners begin a new season against their American League West rivals, the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim. And if the King whips out one of his old recipes for the Halos, the Mariner faithful will be completely contempt.