Notebook: Scott Servais prepared for ‘challenging’ situation he faces with Mariners bullpen
Brent Stecker | May 17, 2017 5:34 pm
Scott Servais talked Wednesday about the issues he’s trying to avoid with Edwin Diaz out of the Mariners’ closer role and no set player moved into the spot.
Lineups: Jarrod Dyson gets day off, Mariners make another roster move
Brent Stecker | May 17, 2017 4:38 pm
The Mariners will have Boog Powell in the outfield and pitcher Casey Lawrence in uniform for their series finale on Wednesday night with the Oakland A’s on 710 ESPN Seattle.
Mariners notebook: Edwin Diaz not the closer after bad outing Monday
Brent Stecker | May 16, 2017 5:37 pm
The Mariners won’t be relying on Edwin Diaz to close for the time being. Their focus will instead be on getting him back to a condition in which they’ll be comfortable firing him out in ninth innings.
Mariners’ Robinson Cano (quad) placed on DL; could return May 23
Brent Stecker | May 16, 2017 4:21 pm
Robinson Cano has joined the already long list of key Mariners players on the 10-day disabled list due to a quad strain that has kept him out of action since May 10.
Mariners select Ryan Weber from Triple-A, name him starter vs Blue Jays; Jean Machi DFA’d
Brent Stecker | May 13, 2017 9:23 am
The Mariners have selected Ryan Weber from Triple-A Tacoma and will start him Saturday, designating Jean Machi for assignment to make room for him on the roster.
Tom Cable answers how involved he is when Seahawks add O-linemen
Brent Stecker | May 12, 2017 3:09 pm
“We all do this together. That’s the cool thing here, man. We get to all have a say and be part of it,” Tom Cable said of how the Seahawks put together an offensive line each year.
Lineups: Robinson Cano still out, Guillermo Heredia returns for Mariners vs Blue Jays
Brent Stecker | May 12, 2017 1:06 pm
The Mariners will again be without Robinson Cano in their lineup as he continues to nurse a sore quad, but Guillermo Heredia will be back in left field in Friday’s game in Toronto.
Sodo arena group releases comparison to KeyArena renovation proposals
Brent Stecker | May 11, 2017 9:10 pm
On the same day an open house gave the public a look at competing proposals to renovate KeyArena, the Sodo arena group kept itself in the conversation.
Robinson Cano scratched as Mariners take a crack at getting over .500 in opener vs Blue Jays
Brent Stecker | May 11, 2017 1:09 pm
The Mariners will play Taylor Motter in left field and Nelson Cruz will return to the DH position, but Robinson Cano will rest his sore quad against the Blue Jays on Thursday.
Mariners’ Jerry Dipoto on Mike Zunino: ‘We’re going to need him; can’t allow this to steamroll’
Brent Stecker | May 11, 2017 12:40 pm
Mariners general manager Jerry Dipoto said that the issues that resulted in catcher Mike Zunino being demoted to Triple-A are different than what plagued him in previous seasons.