Blowers: Mariners’ Mike Zunino has confidence to thank for turnaround
Brent Stecker | August 24, 2016 9:34 am
Mike Blowers of ROOT Sports told “Bob, Groz and Tom” about what he’s seen in new-and-improved Mariners catcher Mike Zunino, including what stood out on the go-ahead homer he hit Monday night.
Tom Wilhelmsen discusses his renewed success with Mariners
Eric Mandel | August 19, 2016 10:14 am
Reliever Tom Wilhelmsen isn’t sure exactly what is responsible for his dramatic improvement since returning to the Mariners, but he believes his comfort in Seattle might play a role.
A lighter DeShawn Shead aims to be even more versatile for Seahawks
Eric Mandel | August 16, 2016 11:54 am
DeShawn Shead is preparing to be a starting cornerback for the Seahawks, but he cut weight over the offseason to increase his already impressive versatility.
Poll: Mariners in playoffs or Seahawks regular season game?
Eric Mandel | August 15, 2016 1:34 pm
710 ESPN Seattle’s Tom Wassell wants to know which game would be of more interest to Seattle sports fans: a Mariners playoff game or Seahawks regular season game.
Seahawks’ Tyler Lockett keeping primary focus on kick returns
Eric Mandel | August 11, 2016 9:55 am
Seahawks wide receiver and kick return specialist Tyler Lockett said he is not letting increased expectations change the way he approaches the game.
Would you watch a home-run derby involving Ken Griffey Jr. and other Mariners legends?
Eric Mandel | July 7, 2016 11:19 am
A conversation with ROOT Sports analyst Mike Blowers about Edgar Martinez’s batting-practice session gave “Bob, Groz and Tom” an idea: a home-run derby among Mariners legends.
ESPN’s Tim Kurkjian on if Mariners should buy or sell at trade deadline
Brent Stecker | July 4, 2016 11:46 am
ESPN’s Tim Kurkjian says that by entering July in the shape they did, the Mariners will need to exercise patience before deciding if they will buy or sell at the trade deadline.
Mariners’ Nelson Cruz explains why he says no to the Home Run Derby
Brent Stecker | June 30, 2016 1:04 pm
Mariners slugger Nelson Cruz has more home runs over the past three seasons than anyone in baseball, but he won’t compete in the Home Run Derby due to how taxing the event can be.
Mike Blowers on the spot Mariners could use the most help
Brent Stecker | June 16, 2016 1:57 pm
With the Mariners sliding in the last week, losing five of six before Thursday’s 6-4 victory, it makes sense to try to figure out where the team could use the most help. Is it the offense, rotation, or bullpen?
The Groz: The day I met ‘The Greatest,’ Muhammad Ali
David Grosby | June 4, 2016 1:50 pm
There are days in your life you will never forget. Many are good days: the day you get married, the day your child is born and, in The Groz’s case, the day he met Muhammad Ali.