Video: Mariners prospect Tyler O’Neill hits long HR off 3-time Cy Young winner Clayton Kershaw
Brent Stecker | March 18, 2017 2:10 pm
How do you make a case that you’re ready to make your MLB debut sometime in the next season? Homering off Clayton Kershaw, like Tyler O’Neill did, is a pretty good start.
All eyes on Drew Smyly as he returns to Mariners after stellar WBC performance
Shannon Drayer | March 18, 2017 6:00 am
After turning heads with an eight-strikeout performance in 4 2/3 innings for the USA in the World Baseball Classic, Drew Smyly comes back to Mariners with extra attention on him.
Mariners option Boog Powell, Chase De Jong to Triple-A Tacoma
Shannon Drayer | March 17, 2017 12:10 pm
The Mariners announced they have optioned outfielder Boog Powell and right-handed pitcher Chase De Jong to Triple-A Tacoma ahead of Friday’s split-squad games.
Mariners notebook: Let’s play 2 plus injury updates
Shannon Drayer | March 17, 2017 11:51 am
Some interesting lineups have been made for the Mariners on Friday, who have split squad games on tap: a day game against Arizona and a night game with the Dodgers.
Notebook: Mariners impressed by performances of Felix Hernandez, Drew Smyly in WBC
Shannon Drayer | March 16, 2017 11:44 am
“I couldn’t be any happier with the way they threw or how they went about it,” manager Scott Servais said of Drew Smyly and Felix Hernandez in Wednesday’s WBC matchup.
Video: Mariners’ Drew Smyly Ks trio of Venezeula stars in a row in USA’s win; Felix strong in no-decision
Brent Stecker | March 15, 2017 10:57 pm
In a pitcher’s duel of two Mariners starters, Drew Smyly and Felix Hernandez did not disappoint in Wednesday night’s World Baseball Classic matchup of the US and Venezuela.
Video: Recovering Tony Zych, Kyle Lewis get to work Mariners Field 1
Shannon Drayer | March 15, 2017 5:06 pm
The Mariners saw encouraging workouts Wednesday from two players working their way back from injuries: reliever Tony Zych and outfield prospect Kyle Lewis.
Mariners notebook: Things could be interesting with bullpen flexibility
Shannon Drayer | March 15, 2017 12:13 pm
With extra flexibility than in 2016, the Mariners will have the ability to make roster moves in their pitching staff more often than most teams typically do during a season.
Video: Mariners work on new bat flips, Robinson Cano takes a star turn in 2017 commercials
Brent Stecker | March 15, 2017 10:25 am
In the new 2017 Mariners commercials, a trio of hitters get a lesson on bat flips from a team legend and All-Star second baseman Robinson Cano gets his own show.
When Mariners face off in the WBC, who do Jerry Dipoto and Scott Servais root for?
Shannon Drayer | March 15, 2017 7:13 am
Mariners general manager Jerry Dipoto will be watching closely when Felix Hernandez and Drew Smyly take the mound Wednesday in the WBC.