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Michael Saunders

Ervin Santana (Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Mariners’ Focus Shouldn’t ‘Change’

Jason A. Churchill writes that the Seattle Mariners need a high-quality starting pitcher, regardless of Hisashi Iwakuma’s injury situation.

1090 The Fan–02/13/2014

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Listen To The Steve Sandmeyer Show – Thursday, January 23rd

Steve, Bill & Jason talk with Sports Press NW co-founder Art Thiel, Seattle Seahawks tight end Luke Willson, Seattle Mariners outfielder Michael Saunders, and NFL Hall of Famer Warren Moon

1090 The Fan–01/23/2014

Seattle Mariners Introduce Robinson Cano

Seattle GM Hopes To Add Starter Before Spring

Jack Zduriencik does not see the Seattle Mariners making another splash signing before the start of spring training after an offseason of big moves highlighted by the signing of second baseman Robinson Cano.

1090 The Fan–01/23/2014

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

Seattle, Saunders Avoid Arbitration With $2.3 Million Deal

The Seattle Mariners and outfielder Michael Saunders have reached agreement on a $2.3 million contract for the 2014 season and avoided salary arbitration.

1090 The Fan–01/15/2014

Lloyd McClendon (Nick Laham/Getty Images)

Churchill: Lloyd McClendon, Difference Maker?

The Seattle Mariners’ new skipper has a resume that suggests the club’s young hitters will benefit from his presence.

1090 The Fan–11/07/2013

Hisashi Iwakuma (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Iwakuma Knocks Royals Out Of Wild Card Race

Hisashi Iwakuma pitched eight scoreless innings in Seattle’s 6-0 win against Kansas City on Wednesday, eliminating the Royals from the playoff hunt.

1090 The Fan–09/26/2013

Michael Saunders (Photo by Duane Burleson/Getty Images)

Mariners Have Everything Going Right In 8-0 Win

Hisashi Iwakuma extended his scoreless innings streak on the road to 25 and Justin Smoak homered off Verlander to help Seattle Mariners beat the Detroit Tigers 8-0 on Wednesday night.

1090 The Fan–09/19/2013

Nick Franklin may be traded prior to the start of the 2014 season. (Photo by: Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Mariners Bats Quiet In 2-1 Loss To Yankees

Chris Stewart had a tiebreaking RBI single in the ninth inning and David Phelps matched efforts with Felix Hernandez for six innings to help the New York Yankees beat the Seattle Mariners 2-1 on Sunday.

1090 The Fan–06/10/2013

Raul Ibanez celebrates with teamates after hitting a grand slam in the first inning against the New York Yankees (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Ibanez Humbles Yankees With Slam, 6 RBIs

New York Yankees starter Phil Hughes was knocked out in a seven-run first inning Wednesday night, giving up a grand slam to Raul Ibanez, and the New York Yankees went on to a 12-2 loss to the Seattle Mariners.

1090 The Fan–05/16/2013

Joe Saunders
(Photo by:Otto Greule Jr
Getty Images)

Saunders 9-0 At Safeco, Leads M’s Over A’s 6-1

Joe Saunders won his ninth straight decision at Safeco Field, throwing 6 1-3 effective innings Sunday as the Mariners beat the Oakland Athletics 6-1.

1090 The Fan–05/13/2013

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