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Mariners Head Home After Strong Opening Road Trip

In a small sample size the first week of April, Seattle is making a strong early impression on its new manager Lloyd McClendon.

1090 The Fan–04/07/2014

Chip Hale congratulates Jed Lowrie (Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

West Teams Chase Low-Budget Athletics

While New York Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter tries to finish his Hall of Fame career in pinstripes the way he started it, with a World Series title, and the Detroit Tigers aim to unseat the defending champion Boston Red Sox, the West looks to be one of baseball’s top divisions again in 2014.

1090 The Fan–03/28/2014

ATLANTA - JULY 26: At Turner Field, a poster honors #44 Hank Aaron and his career with the Braves (1954-1974), on July 26, 2004 in Atlanta, Georgia.

Top 5 Baseball Opening Day Moments

Some opening day moments changed baseball forever, others are just really cool. Here are our top 5.

03/27/2014

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JACK FM Talks With Jamie Moyer [Audio]

Jamie Moyer, the Seattle Mariners longtime pitcher who went on to Philly to get his World Series ring, spoke with JACK FM the day after he threw out the ceremonial first pitch on opening day at Safeco field. (I teased him about it, and yes, he said he missed his mark.)

KJAQ–04/17/2013

Felix Hernandez struck out eight in his 2013 debut (Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Felix Gets Win, Strikes Out Eight In 2013 Debut

Mariners ace Felix Hernandez struck out eight on opening day in his first start since signing a $175 million, seven-year contract in February, and the Mariners beat the A’s 2-0 on Monday night.

1090 The Fan–04/02/2013

Casper Wells (Photo by Rob Tringali/Getty Images)

Opening Day Verdict: Bay In, Wells Out

The Seattle Mariners designated outfielder Casper Wells for assignment Sunday and kept Jason Bay as the club’s fifth outfielder, finalizing their 25-man active roster ahead of Monday night’s opener against the Oakland Athletics.

1090 The Fan–03/31/2013

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Best of This Weekend in Puget Sound

Heritage festivals, boats, RVs, food, and fun mark the first weekend in May on Puget Sound. Check out one of these great events and enjoy!

05/01/2012

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Guide to Opening Day of Boating in Seattle

Ahoy there! The Opening Day of Boating Season kicks off on Saturday, May 5 in Seattle. Come see the parade of boats and University of Washington crew racing at the biggest regional celebration of water, boats and springtime in the US!

05/01/2012

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Best of This Weekend in Puget Sound April 20 – 22

Puget Sound is bursting with activities this weekend. From the Opening Day of Seattle Center’s Next 50 celebration, to animals, wine tasting, the Spring Fair, and swimming pool fun. Get the kids and get out to enjoy it!

04/17/2012

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Guide to Seattle’s Next Fifty Opening Day Activities

Seattle Center is celebrating the 50th Anniversary of the 1962 World’s Fair. You’re invited to The Next 50 Opening Day on Saturday, April 21. It’s just the start of fun and activities at Seattle Center through October 21.

04/10/2012