| Jun 8, 2011
| 9:00 PM
Alex Avila had a pair of triples and drove in a run to back Justin Verlander's eight strong innings, as the Detroit Tigers took a 4-1 win over the Seattle Mariners in the opener of a four-game set.
Verlander (7-3) racked up 10 strikeouts and allowed...
| Jun 21, 2011
| 10:11 PM
Asked what he'd done so well over eight innings on Tuesday, Doug Fister was quick with a response.
"Really, just keeping the ball down," Fister said.
And asked what went wrong in the ninth, David Pauley was equally quick to answer.
"It was just up,"...
| Jun 23, 2011
| 3:44 PM
A cross-country road trip ended on yet another sour note Thursday, as the Mariners took their second walk-off loss in three games against the Nationals.
Pinch-hitter Laynce Nix did the damage this time, delivering a bases-loaded sacrifice fly against...
| Jun 26, 2011
| 10:53 PM
A Mariners team searching for an offensive spark found one on Sunday in the bat of rookie second baseman Dustin Ackley, who ripped three hits and scored the winning run on a bizarre wild pitch in the top of the 10th inning of a 2-1 victory over the...
| Jul 3, 2011
| 10:12 PM
Seattle starters are on a record-setting pace this season, and currently lead the American League with a combined 3.14 ERA.
Welcome to the club, Blake Beavan.
Beavan, who was called up from Triple-A Tacoma on Saturday to start in place of injured...
| Feb 28, 2011
| 10:15 PM
Gabe Gross and Greg Halman each drove in two runs Monday for the Mariners and shortstop Jason Bartlett had two hits in his Padres debut. The game ended in a 6-6 tie after nine innings.
Halman, who hit a two-run home run to left in the fifth inning, is a...
| Jul 7, 2011
| 10:08 PM
Mariners pitcher Doug Fister fell to 3-10 despite a 3.09 season ERA after giving up three runs in a 5-1 loss to the Angels.
Brendan Ryan had the M's lone RBI. Seattle falls 4 1/2 games behind the Rangers in the A.L. West.
| Jul 10, 2011
| 8:18 PM
It’s with heavy hearts that tonight we lay the Mariners hopes of a divisional championship this year to rest.
It’s obviously not easy for any of us. It was with unexpected joy that we watched this team sniff chances at first place.
| Jul 15, 2011
| 10:35 PM
Lack of offensive support has been an ongoing theme for a strong Mariners pitching rotation this season, but Doug Fister continues to be the poster boy for that problem.
The big right-hander took his 11th loss on Friday despite another solid outing, this...
| Mar 9, 2011
| 3:15 PM
Jack Wilson, Jack Cust and Alex Liddi all hit home runs to lead the Seattle Mariners to their third consecutive victory in a 9-4 win over the Los Angeles Dodgers Wednesday afternoon in Cactus League play at Camelback Ranch.
The Mariners improved to...
| Mar 28, 2011
| 9:25 PM
Mariners manager Eric Wedge finalized his pitching rotation Monday, and the group includes top prospect Michael Pineda, who'll be Seattle's No. 5 starter to open the season.
The rotation will be Felix Hernandez, Jason Vargas, Doug Fister, Erik Bedard...