Seahawks restricted free agent Garry Gilliam accepts offer sheet from 49ers
Brent Stecker | April 17, 2017 7:08 pm
The Seahawks are on the clock if they want to retain the services of offensive lineman Garry Gilliam after he accepted a one-year offer sheet from the 49ers.
Mariners notebook: James Paxton surprised by Player of the Week award that he didn’t know existed
Brent Stecker | April 17, 2017 5:24 pm
“I didn’t (know) until this morning when I got the text,” American League Player of the Week James Paxton said of the existence of the weekly award.
Lineups: Ichiro in LF, hitting 9th for Miami in return to Seattle
Brent Stecker | April 17, 2017 4:09 pm
Ichiro Suzuki won’t be located in Area 51, nor will he be hitting leadoff, but the former Mariners great will indeed start Monday night in his return to Safeco Field with the Marlins.
Stecker’s Three Things: Mariners lefty James Paxton is the best pitcher in baseball (so far)
Brent Stecker | April 17, 2017 6:00 am
Three things to keep in mind after the Mariners completed a sweep of the Rangers, including the star-making performances of James Paxton, Mitch Haniger and Taylor Motter.
Notebook: Scott Servais says Mariners getting back ‘to what we do,’ but still looking for more
Brent Stecker | April 15, 2017 4:04 pm
Friday’s win saw the Mariners getting back to controlling the zone, manager Scott Servais said, but he’s still looking for Danny Valencia and Leonys Martin to get going offensively.
Lineups: Mariners’ James Paxton puts scoreless streak on line vs Rangers
Brent Stecker | April 15, 2017 2:10 pm
James Paxton, who has thrown 13 scoreless innings so far this season, will take the mound against the Texas Rangers on Saturday night.
Notebook: Mariners giving Leonys Martin room to work out his swing
Brent Stecker | April 14, 2017 5:22 pm
The Mariners are working with Leonys Martin to get away from an offseason hitting adjustment that hasn’t beared fruit, plus news on how they plan to use Tony Zych out of the bullpen.
Lineups: Mariners take a different approach against lefty pitcher
Brent Stecker | April 14, 2017 4:03 pm
With Rangers left-hander Martin Perez the scheduled starter Friday against the Mariners, they will put Guillermo Heredia into action in left field and hitting out of the leadoff spot.
Mariners activate Tony Zych, option Dillon Overton to AAA
Brent Stecker | April 14, 2017 2:06 pm
The Mariners will have one of their more reliable relief pitchers back in the bullpen for their series against Texas, as they have activated Tony Zych from the 10-day disabled list.
Stecker’s Three Things: The Mariners need bullpen help — fast
Brent Stecker | April 13, 2017 6:00 am
Three things to consider about the Mariners after their first home series of 2017, which has made clear that they need some veteran help added to the bullpen quickly.