Mariners notebook: Monday’s game moved up with rain in the forecast
Shannon Drayer | February 27, 2017 9:28 am
PEORIA, Ariz. – Rain in the forecast Monday forced the Mariners to move their game against the Royals up an hour with the new start time at 12:10 p.m. MT, 11:10 a.m. PT. The game can be heard on 710 ESPN Seattle. With the shorter morning, the morning meeting – when the fun get-to-know sessions have been […]
Guillermo Heredia makes adjustments and is rewarded early in Mariners camp
Shannon Drayer | February 26, 2017 9:31 am
Guillermo Heredia opened some eyes during his Cactus League opener, but Mariners coaches had already seen some differences in the 26-year-old all camp.
Mike Blowers encouraged by added velocity in Mariners bullpen
Brent Stecker | February 26, 2017 5:39 am
With an increased emphasis on hard throwers out of the bullpen, ROOT Sports’ Mike Blowers says the only question now for the Mariners is if they can command the strike zone.
Mariners pitching coach Mel Stottlemyre Jr: James Paxton has better understanding of who he is
Brent Stecker | February 25, 2017 5:39 pm
Talking about Mariners southpaw James Paxton, Mel Stottlemyre Jr. said, “He’s always known he’s had great stuff; he never really had a feel for what he was trying to do with it.”
Mariners hit the ground running, hitting and throwing strikes
Shannon Drayer | February 25, 2017 3:48 pm
The Mariners got off to a nice start in Cactus League play, winning their opener 13-3 over San Diego on Saturday. Here’s what stood out.
Mariners notebook: Let’s get this thing started
Shannon Drayer | February 25, 2017 8:48 am
The Mariners hit the field for a game for the first time this spring, which you can hear at 12:10 on 710 ESPN Seattle. Here’s what to look for.
Mariners face Mariners in test of situation hitting
Shannon Drayer | February 24, 2017 3:37 pm
The last full day of workouts before the Mariners’ Cactus League opener featured a situational game, with Robinson Cano’s team beating Nelson Cruz’s team in come-from-behind fashion.
Mariners notebook: Servais hoping Dyson will fill more than platoon role
Shannon Drayer | February 24, 2017 9:08 am
Manager Scott Servais believes Jarrod Dyson is too valuable to sit against lefties. Plus a sneak peek at the lineup for the Mariners’ Cactus League opener.
Mariners’ Edwin Diaz has confidence and a new pitch entering 2nd season
Shannon Drayer | February 24, 2017 6:05 am
After an electric rookie season in which he saved 18 games, Edwin Diaz is preparing for his first full season as the Mariners’ closer. That includes reincorporating a third pitch into his arsenal.
Mariners have 2 position battles to watch, and 1 may surprise you
Eric Mandel | February 24, 2017 6:00 am
There are potentially five players battling for three spots in the outfield, but Brock and Salk said that’s not among the two most interesting position battles to watch with the Mariners.
Listen to 710 ESPN Seattle: Mariners vs. Royals in Cactus League play at 11:10 »