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Best of the Mariners poll, part seven: Shortstops

Cast your vote for the best-ever season by a Seattle Mariners shortstop.

M’s beat Angels, A’s in split-squad action

Dan Vogelbach and Kyle Seager continue productive springs with home runs.

Best of the Mariners poll, part six: Third basemen

Cast your vote for the best-ever season by a Seattle Mariners third baseman.

Best of the Mariners poll, part five: Second basemen

Cast your vote for the best-ever season by a Seattle Mariners second baseman.

Best of the Mariners poll, part four: First basemen

Cast your vote for the best-ever season by a Seattle Mariners first baseman.

Paxton, Haniger lift M’s over Giants 5-4

James Paxton struck out seven in 4 2/3 innings and Mitch Haniger hit his first home of the spring as the Seattle… Continue reading

Best of the Mariners poll, part three: Catchers

Does Valle, Wilson, Johjima or Zunino have enough to claim the honor? Cast your vote.

M’s pound out 14 hits in 8-7 spring loss to Rockies

The Seattle Mariners allowed five runs over the final two innings and fell to the Colorado Rockies 8-7 on… Continue reading

Best of the Mariners poll, part two: Relief pitchers

Cast your vote for the best-ever season by a Seattle Mariners relief pitcher.

Best of the Mariners poll, part one: Starting pitchers

Cast your vote for the best season ever by a Seattle Mariners pitcher

The Herald’s Best of the Mariners poll series is coming

For the next 11 days you can vote for the best season by a Mariner at each position on the diamond.

The Mariners Insider tells all: Working with Niehaus, Piniella and Ichiro

Shannon Drayer discusses the toughest interviews she’s had to do and who has influenced her broadcasting career.

Marjama hits inside-the-park HR, M’s top Reds 5-2

The Seattle Mariners scored five runs in the sixth inning, highlighted by Mike Marjama’s three-run, inside-the-park home run, in a 5-2 win… Continue reading

M’s hit 4 home runs in 10-7 spring loss to Giants

Dee Gordon homers twice, and Nelson Cruz and Dan Vogelbach each hit one in Seattle’s defeat.

M’s blanked by Giants 4-0 in spring action

The Seattle Mariners were blanked by the San Francisco Giants, 4-0, before a crowd of 8,230 on Thursday night at Peoria Stadium.… Continue reading

Art Thiel: M’s go back to the future with Ichiro signing

Seattle’s addition of the aging former superstar shows just how inflexible the current roster is.

Cano homers, Gonzales strong again in M’s loss

M’s left-hander Marco Gonzales has not allowed a run in nine innings pitched this spring.

Ichiro Suzuki returning for a second stint with the Mariners

The veteran outfielder, age 44, is the franchise’s all-time leader in at-bats, hits and stolen bases.

Zunino hits 1st homer of spring, M’s fall to Rockies 3-2

Seattle’s bullpen combines for 12 strikeouts and only one walk in five scoreless innings of work.

Commentary: M’s shouldn’t hype Ichiro’s reported return

Some advice for the Mariners front office: If you sign Ichiro Suzuki to the one-year contract that multiple sources reported was imminent Monday, go easy… Continue reading