Notebook: Mariners being patient with Mike Zunino
Shannon Drayer | August 30, 2016 5:05 pm
Mariners manager Scott Servais says he’s not panicking over young catcher Mike Zunino’s recent struggles at the plate.
Lineups: Hand injury forces Nelson Cruz to Mariners’ bench
Eric Mandel | August 30, 2016 2:59 pm
Franklin Gutierrez will bat cleanup for the Mariners Tuesday in place of slugger Nelson Cuz, who is being held out of the lineup because of a hand injury.
Acquisition of Jonathan Lucroy pays dividends for Rangers’ pitching staff
Shannon Drayer | August 30, 2016 1:45 pm
Dallas Morning News beat writer Evan Grant explains how catcher Jonathan Lucroy’s prowess behind the plate has paid major dividends for the Rangers’ pitching staff.
Video: Mariners’ Leonys Martin climbs wall to steal home run
Eric Mandel | August 30, 2016 9:23 am
Mariners center fielder Leonys Martin made an acrobatic robbery at Globe Life Park in Arlington Monday, stealing a home run from the Rangers’ Ian Desmond.
Hisashi Iwakuma roughed up as Mariners lose to Rangers 6-3
Associated Press | August 30, 2016 8:48 am
Hisashi Iwakuma allowed five earned runs in only three innings as the Mariners dropped their series opener against Texas 6-3, losing for the sixth time in their last seven games.
Mariners notebook: Scott Servais appreciates Shawn O’Malley’s versatility, approach
Shannon Drayer | August 29, 2016 5:49 pm
Shawn O’Malley, who began the season in Triple-A, has become an important part of the Mariners’ 25-man roster thanks to his ability to play all over the field.
Lineups: Mariners’ lefties get a shot vs Rangers ace Yu Darvish
Brent Stecker | August 29, 2016 2:44 pm
The good news is that the Mariners won’t be facing another tough left-hander on Monday night. The bad news is that they’re facing three-time All-Star Yu Darvish.
Three things: Is Taijuan Walker giving the Mariners what they need?
Brent Stecker | August 29, 2016 1:51 pm
Three things to consider this week about the Mariners, who have gotten mixed results from Taijuan Walker in his last two starts and are suddenly struggling on offense.
An inside look at the Mariners’ remarkable turnaround in the minors
Shannon Drayer | August 29, 2016 9:17 am
Double-A Jackson play-by-play announcer Brandon Liebhaber gives an insider’s perspective of the Mariners’ minor-league affiliates that have made a nearly worst-to-first turnaround.
Cano hits homer No. 30 but Mariners squander chances in 4-1 loss to White Sox
Associated Press | August 28, 2016 2:04 pm
Taijuan Walker allowed four runs in 7 1/3 innings and Robinson Cano hit his 30th homer of the season but the Mariners lost for the fifth time in their last six games.