Mariners

Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Nick Margevicius (52) reacts to yielding a solo home run to the San Francisco Giants’ Darin Ruf during the second inning of a Sept. 17 game in San Francisco. (AP Photo/D. Ross Cameron)

POLL RESULTS: Voters conflicted on Mariners’ 2020 season

Responders were all over the map with how they evaluated Seattle’s coronavirus-truncated campaign.

Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Nick Margevicius (52) reacts to yielding a solo home run to the San Francisco Giants’ Darin Ruf during the second inning of a Sept. 17 game in San Francisco. (AP Photo/D. Ross Cameron)
Seattle Mariners shortstop J.P. Crawford, left, and center fielder Kyle Lewis celebrate the team's win over the Los Angeles Angels in a baseball game in Anaheim, Calif., Monday, Aug. 31, 2020. (AP Photo/Kyusung Gong)

Mariners see development, progress in truncated season

With more talent on the way, Seattle’s rebuilding timeline appears to be coming to fruition.

Seattle Mariners shortstop J.P. Crawford, left, and center fielder Kyle Lewis celebrate the team's win over the Los Angeles Angels in a baseball game in Anaheim, Calif., Monday, Aug. 31, 2020. (AP Photo/Kyusung Gong)
Seattle Seahawks wide receiver Tyler Lockett reacts after scoring a touchdown against the Dallas Cowboys on Sept. 27. (John Froschauer / Associated Press)

Tyler Lockett is Seattle’s most important wide receiver

He’s overshadowed by the flamboyant DK Metcalf, but Lockett makes the big plays.

Seattle Seahawks wide receiver Tyler Lockett reacts after scoring a touchdown against the Dallas Cowboys on Sept. 27. (John Froschauer / Associated Press)
From left to right, Seattle Mariners Kyle Lewis, Kyle Seager and Dee Gordon stand together at a “summer camp” baseball practice in July, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)

POLL: How do you grade the Mariners’ 2020 season?

Seattle missed the postseason yet again while giving young players valuable experience.

From left to right, Seattle Mariners Kyle Lewis, Kyle Seager and Dee Gordon stand together at a “summer camp” baseball practice in July, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)
Mariners sweep Athletics in late-season doubleheader

Mariners sweep Athletics in late-season doubleheader

Kyle Seager homers in both games as Seattle wins 5-1 and 12-3; the Mariners’ season ends Sunday.

Mariners sweep Athletics in late-season doubleheader
Mariners lose to A’s on walk-off home run in 10th

Mariners lose to A’s on walk-off home run in 10th

Seattle takes the lead in the top of the 10th, but a Mark Canha homer lifts Oakland to a 3-1 win.

Mariners lose to A’s on walk-off home run in 10th
M’s beat Astros to keep faint playoff hopes alive

M’s beat Astros to keep faint playoff hopes alive

Seattle wins 3-2 and will need to sweep the Athletics and get some help to reach the postseason.

M’s beat Astros to keep faint playoff hopes alive
Mariners’ playoff hopes take hit in loss to Astros

Mariners’ playoff hopes take hit in loss to Astros

Seattle falls 6-1 and is now only one loss from playoff eliminaton with five games to play.

Mariners’ playoff hopes take hit in loss to Astros
Mariners top Padres, snap losing skid

Mariners top Padres, snap losing skid

Kyle Lewis homers as Seattle beats San Diego 4-1 to end a four-game losing streak.

Mariners top Padres, snap losing skid
Homesick M’s fall to Padres for 4th straight defeat

Homesick M’s fall to Padres for 4th straight defeat

Seattle’s unexpected road trip due to unhealthy air continues with a 6-1 defeat in San Diego.

Homesick M’s fall to Padres for 4th straight defeat
Mariners fall to Giants for 3rd straight defeat

Mariners fall to Giants for 3rd straight defeat

Seattle loses 6-4 and drops both ‘home’ games played in San Francisco due to unhealthy air.

Mariners fall to Giants for 3rd straight defeat
Mariners lose to Giants in ‘home’ game in San Francisco

Mariners lose to Giants in ‘home’ game in San Francisco

Seattle falls 9-3 in the first of two games moved to the Bay Area due to unhealthy air in Washington.

Mariners lose to Giants in ‘home’ game in San Francisco
M’s game against Giants postponed due to poor air quality

M’s game against Giants postponed due to poor air quality

The two-game series will instead be played in San Francisco on Wednesday and Thursday.

M’s game against Giants postponed due to poor air quality
Mariners beat Diamondbacks to snap 3-game skid

Mariners beat Diamondbacks to snap 3-game skid

Ty France and Jose Marmolejos homer to back Justus Sheffield’s strong outing in Seattle’s 7-3 victory.

Mariners beat Diamondbacks to snap 3-game skid
Diamondbacks hand Mariners 3rd straight loss

Diamondbacks hand Mariners 3rd straight loss

Seattle’s disappointing road trip through the National League West continues with a 4-3 defeat.

Diamondbacks hand Mariners 3rd straight loss
Giants hand Mariners 2nd consecutive defeat

Giants hand Mariners 2nd consecutive defeat

San Francisco rolls to a 10-1 win on a smoky evening in the Bay Area.

Giants hand Mariners 2nd consecutive defeat
Giants end Mariners’ 6-game win streak

Giants end Mariners’ 6-game win streak

A seventh-inning homer from Darin Ruf breaks a 5-5 tied and San Francisco hangs on to win 6-5.

Giants end Mariners’ 6-game win streak
Big 8th inning lifts Mariners over Rangers

Big 8th inning lifts Mariners over Rangers

Seattle plates three in the eighth inning and hangs on the beat Texas 5-3.

Big 8th inning lifts Mariners over Rangers
Mariners beat Rangers in return

Mariners beat Rangers in return

A strong outing from Yusei Kikuchi leads Seattle to a 6-3 win over the Rangers.

Mariners beat Rangers in return
Final game of Mariners-A’s series also postponed

Final game of Mariners-A’s series also postponed

The three-game set will be made up as part of a pair of doubleheaders later in September.

Final game of Mariners-A’s series also postponed
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