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.
Mariners allow six runs in sixth inning, lose 8-4 to Astros
Associated Press | September 27, 2016 8:36 pm
Felix Hernandez allowed eight runs, six of them coming in a brutal sixth inning in which the Mariners committed two errors as Seattle lost 8-4 to Houston.
Lineups: Mariners’ Jesus Sucre behind the plate for Felix Hernandez
Eric Mandel | September 27, 2016 2:08 pm
Catcher Jesus Sucre has been white-hot at the plate of late and will be catching for Felix Hernandez in Game 2 against the Astros in Houston.
Rick Rizzs on Cano’s go-ahead HR: ‘Robbie went up there looking to do something special and he did’
Shannon Drayer | September 27, 2016 1:34 pm
Mariners broadcaster Rick Rizzs shares his thoughts on what he saw Monday from Robinson Cano, whose go-ahead home run in the 11th inning helped Seattle beat Houston.
Three Things: Felix gets two more shots to help Mariners’ playoff push
Brent Stecker | September 27, 2016 10:00 am
In the final week of the season, the Mariners will be able to turn to their ace Felix Hernandez twice as they try to pull off an improbable run to the postseason.
Robinson Cano’s homer in 11th lifts Mariners to 4-3 win over Astros
Associated Press | September 26, 2016 9:23 pm
Robinson Cano hit his second homer of the game with two outs in the 11th inning, lifting the Mariners over the Astros 4-3 on Monday night.
Mariners notebook: Nelson Cruz will play through wrist pain
Shannon Drayer | September 26, 2016 5:01 pm
Dings, dents and major pain do not factor into the equation for Nelson Cruz during the Mariners’ playoff push, as he will stay in the lineup even while dealing with a wrist issue.
Lineups: Mariners will try to finally figure out Astros’ Collin McHugh
Brent Stecker | September 26, 2016 1:21 pm
The Mariners face a tall order in their 5:10 game on 710 ESPN Seattle in the form of Astros pitcher Collin McHugh, who is 4-0 with a 1.08 ERA against Seattle this season.
Mariners need Nelson Cruz, Kyle Seager for Astros series
Shannon Drayer | September 26, 2016 9:24 am
With no room for error, the Mariners hope Nelson Cruz’s wrist issue won’t hinder him and that Kyle Seager will bounce back from a rough stretch for their three-game set in Houston.
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