| May 22, 2011
| 8:14 PM
Felix Hernandez sees something happening with the Mariners, something he didn't see a year ago in his Cy Young season.
It's not hard to put your finger on the big difference, which is that these Mariners are stringing together wins in ways that didn't...
| 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 27, 2011
| 9:58 PM
Ichiro Suzuki and Brendan Ryan each hit run scoring grounders in the sixth inning, Franklin Gutierrez robbed Nick Swisher of a home run and the Seattle Mariners scored all four runs on groundouts in a 4-3 win over the New York Yankees on Friday night....
| 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 3, 2011
| 10:07 PM
Offensive struggles? Turns out all the Mariners needed was a nice dose of Tampa Bay pitching, perhaps, as Seattle slugged three more home runs on Friday in a 7-0 victory over the Rays in front of 24,492 happy fans at Safeco Field.
| 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 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
| 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 11, 2011
Backed by strong pitching, early hitting and Mariners miscues, the Detroit Tigers moved into a tie for first place in the American League Central with a 8-1 win on Saturday evening at Comerica Park. It is the first time this season the Tigers have been...
| Jun 11, 2011
| 8:33 PM
Michael Pineda has been remarkably consistent in the first 10 weeks of his rookie campaign, but the big Mariners right-hander ran into his first rugged start in an 8-1 loss to the Tigers on Saturday at Comerica Park.
Pineda's eight hits, six runs and...
| Jun 12, 2011
Miguel Olivo hit two home runs and Felix Hernandez pitched eight strong innings to lead the Seattle Mariners to a 7-3 victory over the Detroit Tigers on Sunday.
The Mariners trailed 2-0 and hadn't hit the ball out of the infield when Olivo led off the...