The Indians couldn’t capitalize on scoring chances early, and Seattle made solo homers from Kendrys Morales and Mike Zunino stand up in a 2-1 win over Cleveland on Monday night.
Nick Franklin hit his first career grand slam in Seattle’s big second inning to back up a scoreless start by Felix Hernandez, and the Mariners rolled past the Astros 12-5 for their season-best sixth straight victory.
CBS Sports’ Jon Heyman has made a list of the “bulls” and “bears” of the MLB trade market and several Mariners are trade bait.
Will we be seeing Taijuan Walker in a Mariners uniform this year? Will his Futures Game outing have anything to do with the answer to that question?
Major League Baseball, in a possible endgame to its ongoing investigation into the Biogenesis anti-aging clinic in South Florida that allegedly functioned as a PED “pipeline,” is reportedly angling to suspend, among others, Alex Rodriguez of the Yankees and Ryan Braun of the Brewers for 100 games each.
With the two leagues set to square off in their annual exhibition featuring its greatest stars on July 16, all eyes will be on Citi Field. With home field advantage during the World Series on the line, the question very simply put is, can the National League maintain its grip on the contest for the fourth straight year?
If Raul Ibanez continues his hot streak and the Mariners cannot miraculously climb into contention, the 41-year-old will more than likely be dealt at the trade deadline at the end of the month.
Right-hander Jeremy Bonderman’s comeback with the Seattle Mariners is over after he was designated for assignment following consecutive poor starts.
Joe Saunders pitched seven efficient innings and Nick Franklin and Justin Smoak each homered to lift the Mariners to a 3-1 win over the Cincinnati Reds on Sunday. Seattle won four of six on its brief road swing, taking two of three against both Texas and Cincinnati.
Kendrys Morales homered twice and tied a career high with six RBIs, and Grimm gave up three home runs in all as Texas lost 9-2.