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Brent Stecker

Mariners Servais Kelenic...
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Table Setter: Mariners have no room for error in biggest series of the season

The Mariners didn't help themselves with their series loss to lowly Arizona, but opportunity still presents itself with Boston in town for three games.
8 days ago
Mariners Kyle Seager...
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Mariners Table Setter: Kyle Seager is cementing his M’s legend status

There's a real possibility this year will be Kyle Seager's last with the Mariners, and he's showing that if this team is going to make a playoff run, he's going to be right in the middle of it.
15 days ago
Mariners José Marmolejos...
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Mariners recall Triple-A MVP candidate José Marmolejos

José Marmolejos, who is either first or second in the Triple-A West league in several hitting categories, is rejoining the Mariners ahead of a big series against Houston.
22 days ago
Seahawks Marquise Blair...
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Fast Facts: Seahawks roll to 27-0 win over Chargers in preseason finale

The Seahawks saved their best performance of the preseason for last with a dominant 27-0 win over the Chargers at Lumen Field on Saturday.
24 days ago
Mariners Ty France J.P. Crawford...
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How are Mariners still in playoff race? Their ‘unique’ brand of resilience

Just when you thought it may have been the end of the line for the Mariners' postseason hopes, they showed their trademark resilience again Sunday.
29 days ago
Mariners Abraham Toro JP Crawford...
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Mariners Table Setter: How does Seattle get back on track? Breaking down lineup, bullpen and rotation

What's the state of the Mariners after a 4-6 road trip? Brent Stecker takes a close look at the lineup, bullpen and rotation ahead of six big games this week in Seattle.
1 month ago
Mariners Abraham Toro...
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Mariners Trade Deadline Breakdown: A look at each player Seattle added

The Mariners acquired four players this week before Friday's MLB trade deadline. We break down each addition to the team's roster.
2 months ago
Mariners Santiago...
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Mariners pitcher Héctor Santiago suspended 80 games for PEDs

Mariners pitcher Héctor Santiago's return from suspension was short-lived. And his latest suspension is much more serious.
2 months ago
Mariners Whit Merrifield...
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Mariners Trade Deadline: The Whit Merrifield rumor may have legs

The Mariners are reportedly "making a push" to get Whit Merrifield from the Royals, and he seems to fit exactly what Seattle is looking for in a second baseman.
2 months ago
Mariners Mitch Haniger...
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At crucial stretch in Mariners’ season, Mitch Haniger rising to the occasion

Mitch Haniger has been on a tear over his last 13 games, right on time for the Mariners during a stretch loaded with AL West rivals.
2 months ago
Mariners Logan Gilbert...
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The state of Mariners’ starting pitching: Where all 5 spots stand

The Mariners are looking for starting pitching help, but where do things stand with the rotation going into the trade deadline? We take a close look at all five spots.
2 months ago
Seattle Kraken Matthew Beniers...
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Seattle Kraken take Matthew Beniers at No. 2 as team’s 1st NHL Draft pick

After going heavy on defensemen in the expansion draft, the Seattle Kraken made center Matthew Beniers their first amateur draft pick Friday.
2 months ago
Mariners Mitch Haniger...
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Mariners RF Mitch Haniger named AL Player of the Week

Mitch Haniger has been named American League Player of the Week for the first time in his career after a stellar series for the Mariners in Anaheim.
2 months ago
Mariners Jake Fraley...
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Mariners OF Jake Fraley placed on COVID-19 IL, in isolation

Jake Fraley, who has yet to play since the All-Star break, is in isolation at the Mariners' hotel in Anaheim after testing positive for COVID-19.
2 months ago
Mariners Mitch Haniger Kyle Seager...
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Mariners Table Setter: 3 keys to Seattle’s success in the second half

The Mariners made it through the first half of the season with a surprising 48-43 record. How can they build on that in a playoff push?
2 months ago
Mariners Yusei Kikuchi...
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Mariners’ Yusei Kikuchi off IL, cleared for All-Star Game; Will Vest DFA’d

The Mariners made a few moves on Monday morning, including clearing All-Star pitcher Yusei Kikuchu to pitch in Tuesday's midsummer classic.
2 months ago
Mariners Cal Raleigh...
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Mariners call up prospect Cal Raleigh for final game of 1st half; Kikuchi to IL

Cal Raleigh will make his MLB debut catching for the Mariners on Sunday, but their All-Star, Yusei Kikuchi, has landed on the injured list.
2 months ago
Mariners J.P. Crawford...
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How many Mariners will be All-Stars? A look at 3 players with the best cases

The Mariners are surging with the All-Star Game in Denver coming up, but will they get more than the requisite one All-Star on the AL team?
3 months ago
Mariners Shed Long Jr....
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How Mariners swept reigning AL champion Rays: 3 things that stand out

The Mariners are two games over .500 after sweeping four games from the Rays, who entered the series with the most wins in baseball. What just happened?
3 months ago
Mariners Yusei...
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Mariners’ Yusei Kikuchi using attitude, aggression to reveal a No. 1 mentality

"When he's locked in and he is letting it eat, that's an ace," Mariners pitching coach Pete Woodworth says of Yusei Kikuchi, who is on the most dominant run of his career.
3 months ago
Mariners Jake Fraley...
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Mariners Table Setter: As Kelenic gets a breather, Jake Fraley gets his shot

Jake Fraley seldom comes up as part of the plans for the Mariners' outfield of the future, but now might be a time for him to change that.
4 months ago
Mariners Jarred Kelenic...
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Mariners send rookie OF Jarred Kelenic down, reinstate Shed Long Jr.

Top prospect Jarred Kelenic, who is mired in an 0-for-39 slump, has been optioned back to the Mariners' Triple-A affiliate.
4 months ago
Mariners Yusei Kikuchi...
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Mariners Injury Updates: Latest on Yusei Kikuchi, Kyle Lewis and more

The Mariners had a positive update on Yusei Kikuchi the morning after he took a hard shot off his knee that forced him out of Saturday's game.
4 months ago
Mariners Kyle Lewis...
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Mariners Notebook: Kyle Lewis to IL with meniscus tear; T-Mobile Park capacity to expand

Kyle Lewis suffered a small meniscus tear in the Mariners' win over Oakland on Monday, sending the 2020 AL Rookie of the Year back to the IL.
4 months ago