Best of the Mariners poll, part one: Starting pitchers

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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

Ben Gamel joins a growing list of ailing Mariners

The outfielder is expected to be sidelined for a month with a strained oblique

Gonzales, Vogelbach lead M’s to 4-2 spring win

Marco Gonzales tosses 3 scoreless innings and Daniel Vogelbach hits a 3-run home run for Seattle.

Royals rally past Mariners 4-3 in spring action

Mike Leake posts another strong start and Kyle Seager continues hot spring with two more hits.

M’s ‘really happy’ with Gordon in center field

The converted second baseman’s transition to a new position has gone well so far in spring training.

Hernandez expected to miss one spring start for Mariners

The veteran pitcher was hit in the arm with a line drive in Monday’s Cactus League game

M’s fall to Indians 4-2 in spring game

Ariel Miranda allows one run in three innings in Seattle’s loss.

Mariners drop pair of split-squad games

Seattle falls to San Diego 11-6 and Kansas City 14-9.

Felix hurting, but Mariners fortunate no major injury

The longtime ace believes he will be ready to start the season after getting hit in the elbow Monday.

Mariners’ Hernandez hit with liner, exits Cactus League game

The former Cy Young Award winner takes a line drive off his upper right forearm