| Mar 26, 2012
| 7:17 PM
BRADENTON, Fla. – Tommy Hunter had a solid outing the last time he took the mound Wednesday, but he was disappointed with his lack of command.
That wasn’t a problem on Monday night, when Hunter absolutely breezed through six scoreless innings...
| Jan 18, 2012
No. 28 Pirates: 3rd in a series counting down to spring training. Next: Padres.
While it may not be enough to soothe the pain of 19 consecutive losing seasons, Pirates fans at least have someone to blame. That would be Pedro Alvarez, or perhaps Greg...
| Jun 15, 2011
| 9:34 PM
Jered Weaver threw a career-high 128 pitches in his five-hit shutout of Seattle on Tuesday night, the fourth time in 15 starts this season the Angels right-hander has surpassed the 120-pitch mark and the eighth time he has thrown 115......
| Aug 27, 2011
| 9:23 PM
While August 27, 2011 may go down as one of the worst weather days ever on the East Coast, it will also be remembered by at least some local sports fans as the date that Catasauqua High graduate Anthony Recker collected his first big-league hit. Recker...
| Dec 31, 2011
| 4:22 AM
We continue with the Groller's Corner review of the top events/stories/happenings of 2011. On Friday we gave the first four on our list. No. 11 -- Freedom grad Johnny Lahutsky being honored by the New York Yankees during "Hope Week" No. 10 -- Allen boys...
| Apr 5, 2012
| 4:25 PM
So as much as Charlie Manuel has been talking up Juan Pierre, he still went with right-lefty matchups for his Opening Day lineup. 1. CF Shane Victorino; 2. 3B Polly; 3. SS Rollins; 4. RF Pence; 5. 1B Wigginton, 6.......
| 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 5, 2011
| 10:38 PM
Before Sunday's game, Mariners manager Eric Wedge spoke of Miguel Olivo's strength of personality as a team leader. He didn't even mention his catcher's hot bat.
But it was the latter that once again spoke the loudest in the series finale against the...
| Jun 10, 2011
Carlos Peguero homered and tripled starting in place of Ichiro Suzuki in right field, and the Seattle Mariners beat the Detroit Tigers 3-2 on Friday night.
The struggling Suzuki, who had played in 255 consecutive games, was given the night off. Peguero,...
| Jun 10, 2011
| 9:42 PM
When Mariners manager Eric Wedge decided to give Ichiro Suzuki a rare night off Friday, he surely didn't expect his right-field replacement to provide the fireworks in a 3-2 victory over the Tigers at Comerica Park.
The idea was to allow Ichiro to...
| Jun 16, 2011
| 3:17 PM
The way Erik Bedard was shutting down the Angels Wednesday night, the Mariners needed just about anything on offense to avoid a sweep to the Angels.
Enter Carlos Peguero and second base.
With the teams locked in a scoreless tie with the bases loaded...