Paxton packing power, confidence
It's only five innings over two spring starts, and the Seattle Mariners are three weeks away from their season opener, except ... well, just keep an eye on James Paxton on Monday night against the Arizona Diamondbacks.
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Thu Mar 06, 2014
Lookout Linkage, 3/6/14
We're trying out a few semi-regular feature. Several times a week, we'll take a look at things that are happening with the team, news from around the league, and other interesting articles around the blogosphere.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Mariners Trim Camp Roster As Minor Camp Starts
July 8, 2012; Kansas City, MO, USA; USA pitcher Danny Hultzen throws a pitch during the third inning of the 2012 All Star Futures Game at Kauffman Stadium.
Paxton emerges as a survivor amid Mariners' pitching attrition
PEORIA, Ariz. They never much liked the Big Three nickname. Not the Mariners organization.
Danny Hultzen confident shoulder injury won't keep him from majors
Sometimes, when it becomes too much to bear, Danny Hultzen will drive an hour north to Lake Pleasant, cast a fly into the water and disappear for a while.
Sun Mar 02, 2014
Cactus League Game 4: Mariners at Indians
Randy Wolf's best season, by WAR, came back when the M's were still perennial contenders and led the league in attendance - the heady days of 2002.
Sat Mar 01, 2014
Mariners pitching prospect Danny Hultzen’s long road back from major shoulder surgery
Mariners pitching prospect Danny Hultzen is with the team in Arizona, but is just starting to work his back to full strength on his throws after major shoulder surgery.
Not a good week for the Seattle Mariners
The Seattle Mariners have not qualified for the postseason since 2001. The club went 71-91 in 2013, good enough for 4th place in the AL West.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
Taijuan Walker Isn't Dying
It doesn't literally exist in any tangible form, but there is a list of things we would and would not want to read about Taijuan Walker.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Major League Baseball
Hultzen working toward Spring Training 2015
Danny Hultzen will take this full year and then have four months more of offseason to get prepared for 2015.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
Sights and sounds from Wednesday's workout: Danny Hultzen...
Today's sights and sounds video features Danny Hultzen playing some catch, Felix Hernandez throwing a simulated game of sorts and Justin Smoak and Robinson Cano putting in extra time after batting practice.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
AL West Preview - Seattle Mariners
Feb 23, 2014; Peoria, AZ, USA; Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Hisashi Iwakuma stretches during camp at Peoria Sports Complex.
Thu Feb 20, 2014
Mariners are looking for a leadoff hitter
For now, McClendon isn't yet willing to identify those candidates ... but he knows what qualities he wants.
Wed Feb 19, 2014
A few Wednesday morning links and notes ... Lloyd McClendon, a victim ...
So Lloyd McClendon had some pretty memorable comments yesterday. But for me, his single greatest comment came this morning at his morning media meeting.
Thu Feb 13, 2014
Taijuan Walker has shoulder soreness; pitching becoming a big question for Seattle Mariners
Wednesday's big news out of the first day of Seattle Mariners spring training - other than Jesus Montero's apology and lack of fitness , again - was that Cy Young finalist Hisashi Iwakuma has a strained tendon in the middle finger of his throwing hand and will miss four to six weeks.
Wed Feb 12, 2014
Streaking The Lawn
Baseball Season Preview: The Pitchers
If there is a weak spot with this Cavalier baseball team it is with the young pitching staff with a weekend staff featuring all 2nd years and weekday starters likely to be all 1st years.