Notebook: Versatile bullpen a plus in Mariners’ must-win situation
Shannon Drayer | September 29, 2016 7:05 pm
The Mariners have shifted from a trio of high-octane relievers in key situations to a more nuanced way of getting to closer Edwin Diaz in the ninth.
Lineups: Ariel Miranda again looks for 5th win of September as Mariners open huge series vs A’s
Brent Stecker | September 29, 2016 4:07 pm
The Mariners are hoping for a bounce-back outing by Ariel Miranda as they open a pivotal four-game set Thursday against the Athletics in their final series of the regular season.
Mariners postseason tickets go on sale Friday
Stephanie Klein | September 29, 2016 2:57 pm
Single-game tickets for potential Mariners postseason games will go on sale on Friday exclusively through the team’s ticketing site and box office.
Podcast: Shannon Drayer talks Mariners’ postseason scenarios
Shannon Drayer | September 29, 2016 12:28 pm
Shannon Drayer joined John Clayton on Thursday to detail the Mariners’ chances to make the postseason and the potential of a game Monday at Safeco Field.
Robinson Cano and Nelson Cruz signings have paid off for Mariners
Eric Mandel | September 29, 2016 12:00 pm
The Mariners’ have nearly $300 million invested into Robinson Cano and Nelson Cruz, and the high-priced veterans have paid dividends during the team’s push for the postseason.
What the Mariners must do to make the playoffs
Brent Stecker | September 29, 2016 11:40 am
With four games to go and two games for the Mariners to make up in the standings, there are a few different ways Seattle can snap the MLB’s longest current playoff drought.
Cano, Seager homers lead Mariners to critical 12-4 win over Astros
Associated Press | September 28, 2016 2:45 pm
Robinson Cano launched a three-run homer, Leonys Martin added three hits and James Paxton struck out eight Astros to keep the Mariners’ playoff hopes alive.
Notebook: Scott Servais sticks with Ketel Marte, plus Mariners’ wild-card scenarios
Shannon Drayer | September 28, 2016 11:10 am
Manager Scott Servais is trying to keep his team loose in the final regular-season games and that includes sticking with Ketel Marte at shortstop.
Lineups: Mariners turn to James Paxton for must-win rubber match
Eric Mandel | September 28, 2016 8:57 am
The Mariners’ postseason hopes sit on James Paxton’s shoulders Wednesday, as he takes the mound for an afternoon Game 3 against the Astros.
Mariners have no choice but to put costly loss behind them
Shannon Drayer | September 28, 2016 6:12 am
Tuesday’s 8-4 loss left the M’s two games back of the second wild-card spot entering Wednesday. “We have got to come out with some piss and vinegar and get after it,” Scott Servais said.
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