The Seattle Mariners made an incremental move designed to upgrade their disappointing offense by trading for Arizona Diamondbacks outfielder/first baseman Mark Trumbo
The Seattle Mariners have acquired power hitter Mark Trumbo from the Arizona Diamondbacks.
Garrett Jones and Mark Teixeira homered, Masahiro Tanaka gave up one run over seven innings in his return from the disabled list and the New York Yankees completed a three-game sweep of Seattle Mariners with a 3-1 victory Wednesday.
Closer Fernando Rodney allowed the tying run in the ninth and New York’s Garrett Jones hit a three-run home run in 11th as the Yankees beat Seattle 5-3 Tuesday night.
The Yankees’ offense exploded against Felix Hernandez, handing him the shortest outing of the season.
The Seattle Mariners have sent struggling shortstop Chris Taylor back to the minors while helping their overworked bullpen by recalling right-hander Mayckol Guaipe from Triple-A Tacoma.
Mariners manager Lloyd McClendon used eight relievers before the Indians broke through in the 12th inning. Seattle’s offense just couldn’t do anything against Cleveland’s bullpen.
After a sluggish start to the 2015 season, the Seattle Mariners’ record has started to improve, which is encouraging for the team’s fan base since the team has been a popular pick to reach the postseason for the first time since 2001. Yet, fans continue to voice their concern that the Mariners’ offense continues to struggle with scoring runs.
Corey Kluber struck out 13 in seven innings to win his third straight decision. Kluber, the reigning AL Cy Young winner, improved to 3-0 with 50 strikeouts and two walks in his last four starts.
Hernandez pitched a four-hitter to become the major’s first eight-game winner