Mariners’ Felix Hernandez (groin) not expected to miss next start after leaving opener early
Shannon Drayer | April 3, 2017 9:57 pm
It’s not a rare sight to see Felix Hernandez come up hopping after covering a play at first base, but it was concerning Monday after he left the Mariners game just five innings in to a 3-0 loss.
Drayer: Mariners head into opening day with strong lineup, rotation questions and playoff expectations
Shannon Drayer | April 2, 2017 11:42 am
Shannon Drayer takes a look at what the Mariners are bringing with them as they head to Houston to begin a season in which they expect to end their 15-year playoff drought.
Mariners notebook: Last look at the regular lineup before it all counts
Shannon Drayer | April 1, 2017 12:28 pm
Mariners spring training will come to a close with a “show and go” game against the Rockies Saturday. The regulars are in the lineup, but they’re not expected to be there long.
Notebook: Opening day will have special meaning for trio of young Mariners who made the roster
Shannon Drayer | March 31, 2017 5:16 pm
The tiny bit of suspense that remained in Mariners camp was wiped out Friday afternoon with a series of roster moves that left the active roster at 25.
Mariners make roster moves, set projected opening day roster
Shannon Drayer | March 31, 2017 3:01 pm
PEORIA, Ariz. – The Mariners cut down to a 25-man roster is complete. The team announced Friday afternoon the following roster moves: Recalled from Triple-A Tacoma • LHP Ariel Miranda Placed on 10-day disabled list • RHP Steve Cishek (recovering from left hip labrum surgery) • RHP Shae Simmons (right elbow strain) • RHP Rob […]
Mariners’ Drew Smyly lands on DL with flexor bundle strain
Shannon Drayer | March 31, 2017 12:18 pm
The Mariners will test their pitching depth early. General manager Jerry Dipoto announced Friday that Drew Smyly will start the season on the disabled list with a flexor bundle strain.
Notebook: Could this be the Mariners’ lineup vs lefties?
Shannon Drayer | March 29, 2017 12:35 pm
Mariners manager Scott Servais has all of his regulars in the lineup today, but in a little bit different order than we have seen for the majority of spring training.
Mariners starter Drew Smyly scratched from Friday outing, scheduled to see doctor
Shannon Drayer | March 29, 2017 9:38 am
Mariners left-hander Drew Smyly has been scratched from his Friday outing, concerning news with just five days to go before the season opener.
Mariners’ Felix Hernandez ends spring on up note, looks ahead to another opening day start
Shannon Drayer | March 28, 2017 5:09 pm
“I feel like the pitches are there,” Felix Hernandez said after striking out four over two innings in his final outing before taking the mound for the Mariners on opening day Monday.
Notebook: Six days before season opener, Mariners are ‘ready to go’
Shannon Drayer | March 28, 2017 12:17 pm
There was chatter, banter, smiles and energy as the Mariners filed by the media and into the clubhouse after their first hitters’ meeting of the season. “Guys are excited,” Scott Servais said. “They are ready to go.”