Mariners Option 1B Daniel Vogelbach to Triple-A TacomaThe Seattle Mariners have optioned first baseman Daniel Vogelbach to Triple-A Tacoma, meaning Danny Valencia will be the everyday first baseman when the regular season begins.
Young OF Haniger Won't Go Unnoticed After Trade to MarinersSome people viewed young outfielder Mitch Haniger as a throw-in prospect in the offseason deal that got the Seattle Mariners top-notch shortstop Jean Segura. The Mariners certainly never felt that way about Haniger, even though he has played in only 34 major league games.
Top-10: Best Mariner-Themed Fantasy Baseball NamesWith a new baseball season comes another year of fantasy baseball. While there's plenty of decisions to make, whether it be draft picks, lineups or trades, team names can often be the most difficult. But they don't have to be.
Mariachi Surprise: Mariners OF Martin Serenaded on BirthdayAsked who was primarily responsible, Martin smiled when he mentioned Felix Hernandez, the standout pitcher who then came up from behind strumming on one of the instruments.
Seattle Acquires Right-Hander Chase De Jong From DodgersDe Jong, 23, is coming off a stellar 2016 season mostly spent at Double-A where he went 15-2 with a 2.82 ERA in 26 starts with Tulsa. He was promoted to Triple-A Oklahoma City for one game.
Piano Man on Mariners: Rookie Excels at Plate and KeyboardScheduled to go first in the team's rookie introductions, the power-hitting O'Neill planned to play classical music on the Yamaha keyboard in the Peoria Sports Complex clubhouse. He practiced earlier in the week — some saw him pounding the keys, but the sounds remained a mystery.
Mariners Manager Servais Expects Plenty From Lefty PaxtonServais believes starting pitcher James Paxton cleared that bar last season, and the Mariners are expecting the 28-year-old left-hander to be a major contributor in 2017 for a team that looks to end Major League Baseball's longest current postseason drought.
Seattle Signs Reliever Nick Hagadone to Minor League DealHagadone has not pitched in the majors since the middle of the 2015 season before back and elbow troubles landed him on the disabled list. He missed the entire 2016 season after undergoing surgery last February for a fractured left elbow.
Edgar Martinez HOF Voting Numbers Rise Again In 2017Announced on MLB Network Wednesday afternoon, the 2017 HOF class includes Tim Raines, Jeff Bagwell and Ivan Rodriguez.
Former Mariners President, Longtime Baseball Executive Dan O'Brien Sr. Dies at 87O'brien began his baseball career in 1955 as a minor league general manager and spent 10 years in the minors before joining the Rangers. He left Texas to become president and later general manager of the Seattle Mariners.
Mariners' Playoff Drought Reaches 15 Years With Loss To A'sAfter 10 wild innings that personified their season, the Mariners playoff hopes ended on Saturday night, extending baseball's longest postseason drought to 15 years with a 9-8 loss to the Oakland Athletics.
Cano's Homers Mariners Top Astros 12-4 To Press Playoff Bid