| Feb 7, 2013
| 9:12 PM
The Orioles wanted to re-sign left-hander Joe Saunders, who played a significant role in the team's playoff run, but on Thursday evening the 31-year-old reportedly agreed to a one-year deal with the Seattle Mariners.
Saunders, who was 3-3 with a 3.63...
| Feb 8, 2013
| 5:00 AM
Now that former Orioles left-hander Joe Saunders has reportedly agreed to terms with the Mariners on a one-year deal, we know who is not going to be in Sarasota when spring training opens next week.
Right-hander Jair Jurrjens could be on that list, too....
| Feb 9, 2013
| 3:00 AM
How much is a good closer worth?
Well, the Orioles believe $6.5 million. That’s what Jim Johnson will receive for 2013 after notching a league-leading and franchise best 51 saves last year.
Who knows if the 29-year-old Johnson will be able to...
| Jan 29, 2013
| 3:00 AM
My guess is I am averaging about five questions a day for the past two weeks on the Orioles' pursuit of left-handed pitcher Joe Saunders. Pretty incredible considering when the Orioles dealt reliever Matt Lindstrom to Arizona for Saunders last August, the...
| Jan 19, 2013
| 11:30 AM
Trayvon Robinson was on the other side of the Orioles’ greatest example of resilience last season.
Then an outfielder for the Mariners, he entered Seattle’s game against the Orioles on Sept. 18 in the ninth inning. He went on to play another...
| Jan 25, 2012
| 4:47 PM
No. 21 Mariners: 10th in a series counting down to spring training. Next: Indians.
One run per game, plus a little more.
That's what the Mariners have to find somewhere if they ever are going to reach the playoffs behind Felix Hernandez.
Forget for a...
| May 27, 2012
| 10:17 PM
After Albert Pujols continually beat the Mariners with home runs in three straight games, Seattle starter Hector Noesi did a nice job to keep the Angels slugger in the ballpark Sunday afternoon.
Unfortunately for Noesi, he could not do the same with...
| May 28, 2012
| 10:30 PM
Frustration in the Mariners clubhouse was as thick as the muggy air on a 93-degree night at Rangers Ballpark on Monday after Seattle lost its fifth straight game, this time a 4-2 decision to Texas.
Lack of offensive progress, compounded by a critical...
| Jun 8, 2012
| 4:24 PM
The Seattle Department of Transportation warns that traffic in the Sodo district will be “particularly ugly” Saturday as UW graduation ceremonies will be winding up at CenturyLink Field just as a Mariners/Dodgers baseball game starts next door...
| Jun 9, 2012
| 9:57 PM
About 5,000 seniors from the University of Washington took a big step on Saturday. It was graduation day.
The commencement festivities were held at CenturyLink Field, because usual home Husky Stadium remains under construction. EPA Administrator Lisa...
| Jun 10, 2012
| 10:46 PM
Whatever offensive momentum was gained by the Mariners on their recent road trip seemingly ground to a halt this weekend against the Dodgers, who pulled off a series victory with an 8-2 win on Sunday.
The Mariners totaled just five hits on the day and...