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Nick Franklin (Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Franklin Called Up, Morrison Put On 15-Day DL

After an offseason saturated with drama surrounding Nick Franklin’s future in Seattle, the 23-year-old is finally heading back to where he wants to be: on the Mariners’ 25-man roster.

1090 The Fan–04/16/2014

Nick Franklin could help a struggling Mariners offense. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Nick Franklin’s Role In Big Leagues

Nick Franklin was pulled from Tacoma’s game Tuesday night after eight innings and no injury was reported. This could mean nothing, but this kind of move usually means something, and the Seattle Mariners made it […]

1090 The Fan–04/15/2014

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

Logan Morrison: ‘I’m Not Even Sure What I Tweet Sometimes’

Logan Morrison talked to the Sandmeyer Show ahead of the Mariners’ Home Opener to talk about his role with the team, what kind of hitter he his and his life on Twitter.

1090 The Fan–04/10/2014

Mike Zunino (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Listen To The Steve Sandmeyer Show – Tuesday, April 8th

Steve, Bill & Jason talk with Sports Press NW co-founder Art Thiel, LA Angels play by play announcer Terry Smith, Seattle Mariners catcher Mike Zunino, host of Power Alley on SiriusXM Mike Ferrin, Root Sports NW baseball analyst Bill Krueger, and Seattle Mariners […]

1090 The Fan–04/08/2014

Justin Smoak is a key cog in the Mariners' quest for more offense in 2014. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Prospect Insider: Seattle Mariners 2014 Player Preview

The Seattle Mariners’ roster leaves questions to be answered, whether by incumbents or prospects.

1090 The Fan–03/30/2014

Michael Saunders (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Churchill: Elias, Romero Should Make Roster

The Seattle Mariners have just over a week until they need to submit a final 25-man roster to Major League Baseball.

1090 The Fan–03/22/2014

Justin Smoak (Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

McClendon On 1st Base Situation: ‘Smoak Is My Man’

While it may seem the Mariners have plenty of options when it comes to picking a first baseman for the 2014 season, manager Lloyd McClendon already has his mind made up.

1090 The Fan–03/11/2014

Logan Morrison (Chris Trotman/Getty Images)

Is There More To Morrison Than ‘@CupOfLoMo?’

Logan Morrison may not ever be able to escape the shadow of the Twitter persona he’s created. Consider it the cost of being engaging and sometimes polarizing on social media.

1090 The Fan–02/25/2014

Robinson Cano (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

5 Things To Know About The Mariners Going Into Camp

One of the challenges during the spring will be meshing players left over from the previous staff under Eric Wedge with the bevy of moves Seattle made in the offseason. New manager Lloyd McClendon is optimistic Seattle can win sooner than later, but with the moves made and the money spent this offseason the winning had better arrive on the earlier side.

1090 The Fan–02/14/2014

Nelson Cruz's name has been linked to the Seattle Mariners all offseason. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

M’s Should Focus On Pitching, Defense

We’re boring down on February, the free agent market for hitters has nearly dried up entirely and the Mariners continue to be tied to Nelson Cruz. Why? Maybe because the reporters are just connecting dots; the Mariners need offense and Cruz and Morales are two of the very best options available that could make some kind of difference. Maybe the Mariners have legitimate interest in Cruz. Why? I haven’t the foggiest.

1090 The Fan–01/29/2014