Trimming roster involves playing by rules
Let's play "inside baseball." Pull up a chair alongside Seattle Mariners general manager Jack Zduriencik and listen in on a player-evaluation meeting in a second-floor office at the Peoria Sports Complex.
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Thu Mar 13, 2014
The Miami Herald
Recap: Arizona vs. Seattle
Scottsdale, AZ - Robinson Cano had two hits and knocked in a pair runs, helping the Seattle Mariners post a 6-3 Cactus League victory over the Arizona Diamondbacks.
The News Tribune
Cano's 2 hits, 2 RBIs lead Mariners over D-backs
Cano is 14 for 23 with six RBIs in nine spring training games. The Mariners newcomer has a six-game hitting streak.
Cano's 2 Hits, 2 RBIs Lead Mariners Over D-Backs
Robinson Cano got two more hits and drove in two runs Thursday to help the Seattle Mariners top the Arizona Diamondbacks 6-3 Thursday.
Cactus League Games Just Wash Over Us at This Point: Mariners at Diamondbacks
Blake Beavan continues his competition with Randy Wolf for a shot at the M's rotation, at least while Iwakuma and Walker are on the mend.
Mariners top Cubs 8-7 in 10 innings
Robinson Cano doubled twice and drove in a run, and the Seattle Mariners rallied from three runs down in the ninth inning for an 8-7, 10-inning win over the Chicago Cubs on Wednesday night.
Wed Mar 12, 2014
Tacoma Rainiers hire Roy Howell
PEORIA, Ariz. The Tacoma Rainiers have a manager. On Wednesday afternoon, Mariners minor league director of operations Chris Gwynn announced that Roy Howell has been chosen to manage the organization's Class AAA team this season.
A few morning links .... Ervin Santana signs with the Atlanta Braves
It appears as though the Mariners' rotation will be determined by players in Mariners camp.
Tue Mar 11, 2014
Mariners cut 11 players
The Mariners trimmed their big-league camp roster by 11 players Tuesday morning before departing for their game against the Los Angeles Angels in Tempe, Ariz.
Sun Mar 09, 2014
Mariners take one from Dodgers, 18 from Giants
Saturday afternoon's first game saw Michael Saunders and Dustin Ackley hit a bunch of baseballs, with Erasmo Ramirez making sure others didn't get hit.
Sat Mar 08, 2014
The Wichita Eagle
Recap: Los Angeles vs. Seattle
Jesus Montero smacked a pair of homers and the Seattle Mariners defeated the Los Angeles Dodgers, 8-5, in spring training action.
Mariners 18, Giants 3 -- impressive from start to finish
On a day in which the San Francisco Giants struggled in every way - throwing strikes, fielding, at the plate - the Mariners took advantage of all their opportunities in an 18-3 blowout before a sellout crowd of 12,123 at Scottsdale Stadium.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
Reds defeat Mariners, sort of
Where DJ Peterson hits his first big-league home run, Randy Wolf gets hit a bunch, and the Mariners rally late in the game to oh wait why are all the starters in the locker room, there is baseball to be played! The Mariners lost to the Reds this afternoon, with a final score of 9-10.
Reds 10, Mariners 9 - a rally rebuffed
Down 8-0 going into the bottom of the fifth, it seemed as though the Mariners were on their way to being blown out.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Mariners cut 13 players
The Mariners marked the start of minor-league workouts Wednesday by announcing 13 cuts from their big-league camp roster, including three players who are on the 40-man major-league roster.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Opportunity knocks to fill rotationa s empty spots
The second round of "opportunity" pitching starts began Monday for the Seattle Mariners in their quest to patch together a rotation until Hisashi Iwakuma and Taijuan Walker are ready.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Sacramento Bee Newspaper
Beavan puts in strong performance for Mariners
Blake Beavan doesn't feel overlooked or underappreciated. He knows what happened last year and he can look around the clubhouse and understand why he isn't being mentioned by many as a candidate for the rotation.
The Miami Herald
Recap: Seattle vs. Colorado
Clara Botero works carries a tray of her cookies at Commercial Kitchen 305, where she bakes her organic treats for sale online and to local establishments.
Rockies vs. Mariners spring training preview: Brett Anderson makes his Rox debut
It has been quite a while since the Rockies have acquired a pitcher that I've been as excited about as Brett Anderson.
Sun Mar 02, 2014
Randy Wolf makes first sales pitch for M’s starting role
GOODYEAR, Ariz. When Randy Wolf stepped onto the mound at Goodyear Park on Sunday morning, there was a brief pause to enjoy the moment.