| 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...
| Jun 17, 2011
| 10:34 PM
Leading up to Seattle's bout with Philadelphia Friday night, it seemed nearly everybody was talking about the highly anticipated debut of top prospect Dustin Ackley.
And Ackley was solid, no doubt. He was made several nice plays at second base and...
| Jun 23, 2011
| 3:37 PM
A pair of Seattle Mariners minor leaguers, infielder Alex Liddi and left-handed pitcher James Paxton and have been selected to participate for the World Team in the 2011 XM All-Star Futures Game on Sunday, July 10 at 3 p.m. at Chase Field in Phoenix,...
| Jun 24, 2011
| 10:36 PM
The Florida Marlins tried to make themselves at home Friday night at Safeco Field, but Felix Hernandez never let them get too comfy as Seattle snapped a three-game losing streak with a 5-1 win in a game played under National League rules.
| 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...
| Jun 28, 2011
| 10:39 PM
Jack Cust, who hadn't started a game in two weeks, busted out of a season-long slump with a home run and double, but the Mariners still couldn't come up with quite enough offense Tuesday in a 5-4 loss to the Braves.
Despite the boost from their long-lost...