The Seattle Mariners have selected high school pitcher Nick Neidert and college pitcher Andrew Moore with their two selections on the first day of the Major League Baseball draft.
Cano’s unexpected struggles at the plate are just the tip of one of the biggest underachievers in baseball to date
Chris Archer made his share of history on Sunday, becoming the first pitcher in more than 100 years to reach double-digits in strikeouts without a walk in three straight starts, leading the Rays over the Mariners 3-1 Sunday.
If Ruggiano isn’t claimed off waivers or traded within ten days, Seattle can either assign the 33-year-old to Class-AAA Tacoma or release him
The Mariners, who have scored just 13 runs during their current six-game losing streak, were 1-of-11 with runners in scoring position and 7-of-40 during the losing streak. They are last in the league in hitting at .236 and have just a .219 average with runners in scoring position. They have scored 193 runs, third fewest in the majors.
Mariners GM Jack Zduriencik explained the Mark Trumbo trade and other recent roster moves on the Steve Sandmeyer Show Thursday.
Veteran outfielder Justin Ruggiano has been designated for assignment by the Mariners.
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.