| Oct 8, 2011
| 8:36 PM
Like Rudolf Nureyev, the Tigers have turned on a dime.
They appeared to be downsizing less than two years ago when they traded Curtis Granderson and Edwin Jackson in moves that seemed to show owner Mike Ilitch's concern over a bloated payroll. But that...
| Oct 11, 2011
| 2:58 PM
Cruz leads Rangers, Fister looks to halt Texas’ streak
After a dramatic Game 2 victory, the Texas Rangers head to Detroit up 2-0 on the Detroit Tigers with Colby Lewis taking the mound looking to remain undefeated in the postseason for his career...
| May 13, 2011
| 7:04 PM
Mariners closer Brandon League suffered his fourth straight loss Friday as the Indians scored three times in the bottom of the ninth for a 5-4 win that spoiled an excellent outing by Seattle starter Doug Fister.
League, who lost two extra-inning games...
| May 19, 2011
| 7:52 PM
Angels center fielder Torii Hunter couldn't catch a pop fly by Carlos Perguero in the bottom of the ninth inning, and Jack Cust scored the winning run for the Mariners, who beat Los Angeles, 2-1.
Hunter was blinded by the sun on the final play of the...
| May 24, 2011
| 10:23 PM
The Mariners lost to the Twins, 4-2, at Target Field, despite a two-run home run by Miguel Olivo.
Seattle and Minnesota were tied at 2 in the seventh inning when starting pitcher Doug Fister was called for a balk with a runner on third. The winning run...
| May 30, 2011
| 8:52 PM
As the Mariners continue to improve, they're showing more and more that the big things often come from the little things.
Monday afternoon's 4-3 victory over the Baltimore Orioles before 22,819 at Safeco Field was yet another example of a team doing what...
| Jun 1, 2011
| 9:36 PM
The Mariners lost, 2-1, to Baltimore, thanks to an 8th inning solo home run by Adam Jones off of Jamey Wright.
• Despite the loss Mariners have still won 11 of 14 and 12 of last 16 games and are 20-12 over last 32 games…the...
| Jun 4, 2011
| 6:14 PM
It's too early to make any bold proclamations about what has been a surprising season for the Mariners, but one quality has become increasingly present: They fight to the end in every game.
Take Saturday's 3-2 loss to Tampa Bay before a sun-splashed...
| 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...
| Jul 23, 2011
| 8:10 PM
Carlos Beltran is a carpe diem sort of guy. He's on center stage again, and he's soaking it up.
No player is being pursued as widely as Beltran with baseball's non-waiver trade deadline a week away. And he's doing his part to make sure the Mets get a...
| Jul 26, 2011
| 10:09 PM
Just when the Mariners thought things couldn't get any worse, CC Sabathia and the Yankees introduced a new level of frustration Tuesday in a 4-1 loss, in which Seattle managed just one hit and struck out 18 times.
In extending their franchise-record...