| Jun 15, 2013
| 11:49 AM
The power? That blunt-force ability to lay wood to a baseball and propel it 400, 420, 450 feet? He had it even when he was a boy. Came from God, as far as he's concerned.
Harnessing it? Well, that's the work of Chris Davis' life.
| Jun 2, 2013
| 9:40 PM
Aberdeen Circus Sports Bar at Groton, 6 p.m. doubleheader
|Men’s 14-Inch/35 & Over|
|at North Complex|
6:30 p.m. — CorTrust/Lager’s vs. AFCU/Miller Lite (A); Aberdeen Pharmacy vs....
| May 25, 2013
| 10:47 AM
The play probably made no difference in the outcome of the game between the Seattle Mariners and Texas Rangers on Friday night, but first-base umpire Jeff Nelson clearly missed a call on a double-play attempt.
To make matters worse, when Mariners...
| May 21, 2013
| 7:35 AM
Talking baseball while wondering if the Blackhawks can be counter-punchers.
1. Baseball is back in Cleveland, thanks largely to Terry Francona. The first-place Indians host the Tigers tonight, and The Jake should be rocking.
(Yes, I know Jacobs...
| Apr 29, 2013
| 11:06 PM
SEATTLE — The Orioles had a pretty good sense as to what they were going to see against former teammate Joe Saunders on Monday night. They had no idea what they could expect from their own starting pitcher.
Lefty Zach Britton, making his first...
| Mar 29, 2012
| 7:38 AM
Jason Vargas brought his best stuff to the Tokyo Dome, but could not get the run support from The Mariners' offense.
Vargas left the game with one out in the seventh inning as the Mariners were clinging to a 1-0 lead. Relief pitcher Shawn Kelley then...
| Mar 30, 2012
| 1:05 AM
TOKYO - Ichiro Suzuki came up empty in the finale of a two-game trip to Japan, and so did the Seattle Mariners.
The Japanese star went 0 for 4 and the Mariners wasted a seventh-inning lead in a 4-1 loss to the Oakland Athletics on Thursday night that...
| Apr 7, 2012
| 9:59 PM
It took 11 days over two continents a half-world apart, but the Mariners found their offense against the A's this weekend, with an 8-7 victory Saturday that completed a two-game series sweep.
Felix Hernandez was the beneficiary of the latest Mariners...
| Apr 9, 2012
| 10:14 PM
A game that was supposed to be all about Yu Darvish's pitching debut instead turned into a reminder of the Rangers' potent offense as Texas topped the Mariners, 11-5, on Monday at Rangers Ballpark.
Seattle jumped on Darvish for four runs in the first...
| Apr 10, 2012
| 10:05 PM
Mariners pitcher Blake Beavan has watched hundreds of games at the Ballpark in Arlington, having grown up 25 minutes away in Irving, Texas. But he couldn't recall if he'd ever seen a 1-0 contest.
That's understandable, given there had been only nine...
| Apr 11, 2012
| 10:01 PM
A struggling Mariners offense erupted for three runs in the top of the ninth inning off Rangers closer Joe Nathan as Seattle snapped a seven-game losing streak to Texas with a 4-3 victory on Wednesday night.
Kevin Millwood was outstanding in his Mariners...