Notable baseball writers believe Edgar Martinez should and eventually will make HOF
Brent Stecker | January 19, 2017 4:49 pm
SI.com’s Jay Jaffe and ESPN’s Jayson Stark and Tim Kurkjian all have support Edgar Martinez being in the Hall of Fame, and they see evidence the Mariners great can get there in the next two years.
Mariners FanFest is right around the corner
Shannon Drayer | January 19, 2017 3:39 pm
Click here to see which members of the Mariners will be in attendance for the annual FanFest at Safeco Field on Jan. 28-2.
3 questions about Mariners with 2017 roster mostly in place
Brent Stecker | January 19, 2017 6:00 am
With Jerry Dipoto having indicated the Mariners’ roster is mostly complete, we identify three questions about the team, including at the top of the rotation and a platoon at first base.
Edgar Martinez optimistic about HOF chances after jump in voting
Shannon Drayer | January 18, 2017 5:29 pm
Legendary Mariners player Edgar Martinez characteristically looked on the bright side to missing the cut again in the 2017 vote for the Baseball Hall of Fame.
Mariners legend Edgar Martinez 73 votes shy of 2017 HOF induction
Shannon Drayer | January 18, 2017 3:23 pm
Edgar Martinez didn’t get the 75 percent of votes needed for induction into the Baseball Hall of Fame in 2017, but the Mariners’ all-time great is getting ever closer.
‘Hot Stove Show’ podcast: Mariners pitching coach Mel Stottlemyre Jr, James Paxton and Joe Posnanski
Shannon Drayer | January 18, 2017 9:51 am
On Tuesday’s edition of the Mariners Hot Stove Show, the panel was joined by lefty starter James Paxton, pitching coach Mel Stottlemyre Jr. and national writer Joe Posnanski.
‘Hot Stove Show’ tonight: Pitching, pitching and more pitching
Shannon Drayer | January 17, 2017 10:18 am
Mariners left-hander James Paxton and pitching coach Mel Stottlemyre Jr. will be guests on the “Hot Stove Show” tonight from 7-9 on 710 ESPN Seattle and on 710Sports.com.
Mariners outright reliever Cody Martin to Triple-A Tacoma
Brent Stecker | January 13, 2017 1:51 pm
Cody Martin is still in the mix for the Mariners. The 27-year-old reliever from Gonzaga cleared waivers after being designated for assignment and has been sent outright to Triple-A Tacoma.
Mariners agree with all remaining arbitration-eligible players
Shannon Drayer | January 13, 2017 11:51 am
The Mariners have agreed to contracts with all of their arbitration eligible players, including James Paxton, Jean Segura and Drew Smyly. The deadline to do so was 11 a.m. Friday.
Jerry Dipoto connects dots, fills Mariners’ remaining roster needs by trading for Drew Smyly
Shannon Drayer | January 11, 2017 4:09 pm
The acquisition of Drew Smyly on Wednesday filled two needs for the Mariners, giving them five proven starting pitchers and likely pushing lefty Ariel Miranda to the bullpen.