Seattle Exercises Seth Smith Option, Declines Chris Iannetta The Seattle Mariners decided to exercise their $7 million option on outfielder Seth Smith
Smith Grand Slam Leads M's Over O's 9-4 For 4-Game SweepSeth Smith hit his first career grand slam, homering for the fourth straight game and leading the Seattle Mariners over the Baltimore Orioles 9-4 Sunday for a four-game sweep. The Mariners won seven of nine on a homestand that included series against St. Louis and Pittsburgh.
Seven Things You Didn't Know About The MarinersSeth Smith backed up Eli Manning?
Smith, Walker Lead Mariners To 10-1 Win Over Angels
Mariners Unravel In 11th Inning, Lose 11-3 To RangersIn the bottom of the 10th, the Seattle Mariners were in prime position
Mariners Hit 4 HRs In 9-5 Win Over A'sNelson Cruz, Seth Smith, Brad Miller and Logan Morrison all hit two-run homers and the Seattle Mariners beat the Oakland Athletics 9-5 Friday night for their third win in four games.
M's Only Muster Up 2 Hits In Loss To TribeJ.A. Happ could not get out of the third inning and the Mariners offense was shut down by Shaun Marcum.
Prospect Insider: Can't Argue With Results
Mariners' Losing Streak ContinuesGarrett Jones and Mark Teixeira homered, Masahiro Tanaka gave up one run over seven innings in his return from the disabled list and the New York Yankees completed a three-game sweep of Seattle Mariners with a 3-1 victory Wednesday.
Angels Top Mariners 5-3Iwakuma (0-1) worked six innings, allowing nine hits, five runs, striking out three and walking none
Churchill: Mariners Start Path With WinWhile starting the season strong isn't necessary, it's much preferred to the alternative -- a loss on Opening Day. At home. With your ace on the mound. Amidst a bevy of high expectations from across the baseball landscape.
Churchill: M's Roster AnalysisThough it's been clear enough for a few weeks and as close to official without being so, the club has set its starting rotation after optioning Roenis Elias to Triple-A Tacoma. The Mariners also optioned right-handed reliever Carson Smith, which clarifies the bullpen too.
Mariners Fall To Padres 6-4 In Cactus League PlaySeth Smith, traded to the Mariners after San Diego remade its outfield, had a solo homer, RBI double and stole second against former teammate Andrew Cashner
Smith Finds Spot In Outfield With M'sSeth Smith will be part of McClendon's modified platoon with Ruggiano, as the left hand-hitting Smith has handles right-handed pitching well (.277) but hits .205 against lefties.
M's Avoid Arbitration With Ackley, Ruggiano, Jackson, Furbush, MorrisonThe Mariners have agreed to one-year deals with outfielders Dustin Ackley, Justin Ruggiano and Austin Jackson; relief pitcher Charlie Furbush; and first baseman Logan Morrison.