Tag: Seattle Mariners

Report: Phillies nearing trade for Mariners’ Jay Bruce

The Philadelphia Phillies might be closing in on their first big acquisition of the season, reportedly nearing a deal to acquire outfielder Jay Bruce from...

Angels to call up top prospect Jose Suarez for MLB debut this weekend

The Los Angeles Angels’ pitching depth has been tested big time this season with the ineffectiveness and injury to Matt Harvey.

Are the Houston Astros as good this year as they were in 2017?

The Houston Astros were unsuccessful in getting to the World Series in 2018, but 2019 looks to be the year their fortunes turn.

Mariners’ All-Star Kyle Seager activated off IL

After missing more than a quarter of the season due to surgery on his left hand, Seattle Mariners third baseman Kyle Seager will finally return...

Players say Yankees, Dodgers have MLB’s best uniforms

A poll of current players was conducted by MLB.com recently focusing on which team boasts the game’s best uniform. In what...
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Very interesting signature matchup in Twins-Mariners series

The Minnesota Twins and Seattle Mariners are doing battle in a four-game set in the Pacific Northwest this weekend. With Minnesota...

WATCH: Yankees rookie Thairo Estrada hits first MLB homer

Young New York Yankees infielder Thairo Estrada entered the Majors having hit just 20 homers in 1,737 minor league at-bats. It...

WATCH: Jay Bruce hits first-inning grand slam for Mariners

Now this is how you start a game. Jay Bruce and the Seattle Mariners are visiting Cleveland this fine Sunday, but the right fielder felt...

Mariners make unfortunate history over four-game stretch

The Seattle Mariners did something this week that no team has done in 129 years. And in this case, that's not a good thing.

Ichiro Suzuki announced as instructor for Mariners

Ichiro Suzuki has played in his last MLB game. But he's taken an on field job with the Seattle Mariners, in addition to his front...

Ranking top-10 MLB second-generation stars

MLB history is filled with tremendous second-generation stars. We’ve seen the likes of Barry Bonds and Ken Griffey Jr. follow their All-Star fathers to stardom....

10 MLB stars on early MVP pace

While some big-name players have struggled in the early part of the 2019 MLB season, others have made it their own. Defending...

WATCH: Mike Trout flat out robbed of extra bases and RBI on brilliant play

Mike Trout is usually the player leaving opponents with nothing to do but tip their caps. But on Thursday, the shoe was on the other...

Five desperate MLB teams that need Craig Kimbrel

While he's been arguably MLB's best closer for a solid decade, Craig Kimbrel remains unsigned. A number of teams should be looking to change that.

WATCH: Mariners break new HR record to start season

The Seattle Mariners entered the season with universally low expectations from across the league, now 15 games into the season they've just broken an MLB...

WATCH: Mariners Edwin Encarnacion hits two homers in one inning

Seattle Mariners veteran Edwin Encarnacion is having a grand time of it with his new team early in the 2019 season.

Winners and losers from first week of MLB season

The MLB season is one week old. For some teams, it's been a smooth start to a long journey. Others have hit a great deal...

WATCH: Angels star Mike Trout making young fan’s day

It’s rather clear that the record-breaking deal he signed last month has not gotten to the head of Los Angeles Angels superstar Mike Trout.

Eight biggest early MLB season surprises

In some respects, the early part of the 2019 MLB season has gone as expected. But the early games have also offered their share of...
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Red Sox’ Chris Sale out here already making history

The defending champion Boston Red Sox were not even a half inning into their Opening Day game against the Seattle Mariners before ace pitcher Chris...

LOOK: Dee Gordon took out classy full-page ad thanking Ichiro

Following an emotional exit from the game he loves last week in front of a packed house in Japan, Ichiro Suzuki is feeling the love...

WATCH: Ichiro given all-time great standing ovation as he leaves field for final time

Ichiro Suzuki walked off the field to thunderous applause as the crowd at the Tokyo Dome gave him a standing ovation that lasted for well over two minutes.

MLB strikes out with overseas Opening Day

The MLB regular season is underway -- kind of. While 28 of the 30 teams will open on March 28, the Seattle Mariners and Oakland...

Predictions for the 2019 MLB season

The favorites definitely reigned strong during the 2018 MLB season. But it was a good year for the underdogs, too, with teams like the Milwaukee Brewers, Oakland...