M’s miss chance to gain ground, fall to Rangers 3-1

Texas scores twice in the 8th as Seattle fails to pick up ground in the AL wild-card race.

Is it the end of the line for Iwakuma with the Mariners?

Seattle manager Scott Servais says he ‘can’t imagine’ the starter will pitch again this season.

View from the outside: Rival scouts assess the Mariners

In exchange for anonymity, the scouts offered candid takes on the state of the Seattle franchise.

Paxton stumbles in return, Mariners fall to Astros 5-2

Seattle’s ace left-hander allows three runs in less than two innings in his return to the rotation.

Felix returns, M’s pound Rangers 10-4 to keep pace with Twins

The longtime Seattle ace pitches three-plus strong innings in his return to the rotation.

Analysis: Can M’s pull off coup, sign Japanese star Otani?

Can the Seattle Mariners pull off the biggest free-agent signing coup in years? General manager Jerry Dipoto currently heads a contingent of club… Continue reading

Zunino clubs a pair as Mariners blow out Texas 8-1

By Bob Dutton The News Tribune Mike Zunino keeps saying he pulled out of a recent slump by concentrating on not pulling the ball. And,… Continue reading

Mariners notebook: Segura shows signs of life in victory

Segura shows signs of life in M’s victory By Bob Dutton The News Tribune Jean Segura entered the game in a 4-for-33 slide that had… Continue reading

Gamel, Seager homer as M’s cruise past Texas 10-3

Taken in isolation, there wasn’t much for the Mariners not to like Tuesday in a 10-3 romp over the Texas Rangers at Globe Life Park… Continue reading

Mariners to open the 2018 baseball season at home in March

Major League Baseball on Tuesday released next year’s schedule, and all 30 clubs open the season on March 29. The Mariners play host… Continue reading

Miranda pummeled in Mariners’ 5-3 loss at Texas

By Bob Dutton The News Tribune The last thing the Mariners needed Monday was for left-hander Ariel Miranda to take a big step backward. This… Continue reading

Mariners notes: Team hands out awards for top minor-leaguers

Outfielder Ian Miller, who closed the season at Triple-A Tacoma, was selected Monday by the Mariners as… Continue reading

Angels avoid the sweep, beat the Mariners 5-3

An opportunity slipped away from the Seattle Mariners on Sunday in large part because reliever Nick Vincent, in an otherwise standout season, remains… Continue reading

Leake, Gamel help M’s top Angels 4-3 to snap 3-game skid

It was almost eerie how the beginning of Mike Leake’s second start for the Seattle Mariners mirrored his first. A shaky… Continue reading

Paxton, Hernandez should return to M’s rotation next week

Every Seattle Mariners fan can empathize with manager Scott Servais’ reaction after he watched Felix Hernandez and James Paxton work through two simulated… Continue reading

M’s need new pitcher Leake to be their ace vs. Angels

Some 90 minutes into his initial appearance in a Seattle uniform, pitcher Mike Leake established a designation for himself: Mariners No. 1 starter.… Continue reading

Maybin’s 9th-inning HR lifts Astros to sweep of M’s

Newly acquired Cameron Maybin hit a two-run homer in the ninth inning to lift Houston past the Seattle Mariners 5-3 on… Continue reading

M’s add OF Hannemann, RHP Frankoff from Cubs on waiver claims

Monday was Labor Day and, no surprise, the Mariners continued to work on their roster. The Mariners… Continue reading

Maybin, Verlander lead Astros over Mariners 3-1

It’s not completely dark yet for the Seattle Mariners’ postseason hopes, but it’s getting there. Tuesday’s 3-1 loss to Houston is just one… Continue reading

Mariners shake up rotation with eye on near-term and future

Even with Labor Day now in the rear-view mirror, the Seattle Mariners’ rotation remains in flux. This time, though, the changes stem not… Continue reading