Notebook: Tony Zych, Steve Cishek nearing returns for Mariners
Brent Stecker | April 12, 2017 5:12 pm
Tony Zych threw a successful simulated game at Safeco Field on Wednesday and Steve Cishek is days away from a rehab assignment, Mariners manager Scott Servais said.
Mariners recall RHP Evan Marshall; option Casey Fien, reinstate Boog Powell to Tacoma
Brent Stecker | April 12, 2017 1:08 pm
Evan Marshall, who came to the Mariners on a waiver claim last week, will be in the team’s bullpen for Wednesday’s series finale against the Astros after being recalled.
Notebook: Mariners have plan in place while Jean Segura is on DL
Brent Stecker | April 11, 2017 4:58 pm
The Mariners are set to have Taylor Motter be the regular shortstop and Jarrod Dyson serve as the leadoff hitter while Jean Segura recovers from a mild right hamstring strain on the 10-day disabled list.
Lineups: Mariners place Jean Segura on 10-day DL; Jarrod Dyson assumes leadoff spot
Brent Stecker | April 11, 2017 3:11 pm
Jean Segura will be out for at least the next nine days with a right hamstring strain, which he suffered in Monday’s Mariners win over Houston. Jarrod Dyson will lead off in his absence Tuesday.
Mariners’ frigid bats showing signs of thawing after slow start
Brent Stecker | April 10, 2017 9:03 pm
The Mariners’ middle of the order had its best game yet in Monday’s win over Houston in the home opener, with Mitch Haniger, Robinson Cano, Nelson Cruz and Kyle Seager all producing.
James Paxton looks every bit an ace with 7 scoreless innings in Mariners’ home-opening win
Brent Stecker | April 10, 2017 7:02 pm
James Paxton embraced his start in front of a packed Safeco Field in the Mariners home opener Monday, making a crucial adjustment to shut out the Astros over seven innings in Seattle’s 6-0 victory.
Notebook: Scott Servais says Mariners still need struggling veterans to lead
Brent Stecker | April 10, 2017 11:49 am
“At times you get so locked in on yourself, and I think the veteran guys, we still need them to lead,” manager Scott Servais said about the Mariners, who begin play at home Monday with just one win in seven games.
Lineups: Felix Hernandez ready for Game 2 of Mariners-Angels
Brent Stecker | April 8, 2017 3:26 pm
Felix Hernandez will make his scheduled start Saturday night for the Mariners against the Angels on 710 ESPN Seattle despite experiencing groin tightness on Monday.
Audio: New Mariners reliever Evan Marshall shares how his dog saved him from a near-death experience
Brent Stecker | April 8, 2017 6:00 am
Evan Marshall, who the M’s added on a waiver claim earlier this week, nearly slipped into a coma after taking a line drive to the face in 2015. His dog, Butters, didn’t let that happen.
Notebook: Mariners putting their versatility in outfield into action
Brent Stecker | April 7, 2017 5:41 pm
Unlike last season, the Mariners have multiple options in center field, including Jarrod Dyson and Guillermo Heredia, behind starter Leonys Martin.