Keidel: Bryce Harper And Baseball's New Salary NarrativeBryce Harper's $21 million contract for 2018 bodes well for the Nats and reflects an MLB that lets teams more fairly compete for players.
Cruz's 3-Run HR Lifts Mariners Over Nats 4-2 Nelson Cruz greeted reliever Jacob Turner with a go-ahead, three-run homer in the sixth inning, and the Seattle Mariners beat the Washington Nationals 4-2 Thursday to stop a five-game losing streak.
Robinson Cano Comes Off DL For MarinersMariners activate second baseman Robinson Cano from the 10-day disabled list
Mariners 1-Hit In Extra Innings Loss To White SoxA 2nd inning triple by Danny Valencia was the Mariners only hit of the night, as Seattle fell in the 10th to the Chicago White Sox, 2-1.
Early Rash Of Injuries Causing Daily Headaches For SeattleIn Robinson Cano, Felix Hernandez and James Paxton, the Seattle Mariners might have more star power on the disabled list than on the active roster.
Bergman's Strong Start Carries Mariners Past A's 4-0James Pazos relieved Bergman in the eighth and finished the game, retiring all five of his batters.
A's Rally In 9th To Beat Mariners 9-6 With the Athletics on the verge of a fifth straight loss during an ugly road trip, Matt Joyce and Mark Canha made sure Oakland finished its ninth-inning rally this time.
Robinson Cano Latest Placed On 10-day DL For MarinersCano is the ninth Seattle player to land on the disabled list since the start of the regular season and sixth since April 26
Zych Bails Out Diaz, Saves Mariners In 6-5 Win Over A's
Keidel: Meet The Mets, Meet The MessThe New York Mets, still second in the National League East, find themselves sinking under the weight of injuries and idiocy.
Former Mariner Smoak Homers as Toronto Beats Seattle 7-2Justin Smoak had a solo homer and finished with four RBIs, as the Toronto Blue Jays beat the Mariners 7-2 on Thursday night, snapping Seattle's win streak at four.
Seattle Sends James Paxton to DL With Forearm StrainMariners left-hander James Paxton was placed on the 10-day disabled list Friday with a left forearm strain, another blow for Seattle's already short-handed starting rotation.