7/24/2014 | Taylor, Montero promoted, in Mariners' lineup
Shortstop Chris Taylor, last year's Mariners Minor League Player of the Year, and designated hitter Jesus Montero were called up from Triple-A Tacoma in time to start Thursday night's series opener with the Orioles at Safeco Field.
7/24/2014 | Morales just what Seattle's offense needs right now
Seattle is in dire need of offense to release some of the pressure from that superb pitching staff and quality defense. Walk right in, Kendrys Morales, and make yourself at home in a clubhouse that will welcome you like a cool breeze on a late July afternoon.
7/24/2014 | Mariners get Morales back from Twins
The Mariners acquired first baseman/designated hitter Kendrys Morales from the Minnesota Twins on Thursday in exchange for right-handed relief pitcher Stephen Pryor.
7/23/2014 | Mariners option Walker after loss
Rookie right-hander Taijuan Walker was optioned back to Triple-A Tacoma after Wednesday's 3-2 loss to the Mets as the Mariners continued juggling their roster and rotation.
7/23/2014 | Mariners lose challenge early; Mets win one late
Seattle lost a challenge in the first inning, and the Mets won one in the eighth inning of Wednesday's 3-2 Mets win over the Mariners at Safeco Field.
7/23/2014 | Well-rested Iwakuma to open set vs. Orioles
On five days' rest, Hisashi Iwakuma leads the Mariners into the series opener against Wei-Yin Chen and the Orioles Thursday.
7/23/2014 | Zunino providing value with little experience
Though Mike Zunino is hitting only .204 this season, the young catcher is the least of Mariners manager Lloyd McClendon's concerns as the club heads toward the final two months of the season. He came to the big leagues after just 364 at-bats in the Minor Leagues.
7/23/2014 | Ramirez optioned after impressive start
Erasmo Ramirez was optioned back to Triple-A Tacoma to make room on the 25-man roster for Wednesday's starter Taijuan Walker, but the young right-hander left a positive impression with Seattle manager Lloyd McClendon.
7/23/2014 | Paxton feels good, eyes third rehab start
James Paxton said he felt great on Wednesday after throwing three innings in his second rehab start for Triple-A Tacoma on Tuesday night, which is no small step for the rookie left-hander.
7/23/2014 | Competitive Balance Lottery pays out 12 Draft picks
The order of the 2015 First-Year Player Draft began to take shape Wednesday when the Competitive Balance Lottery was held at the Commissioner's Office in New York. This year, the Marlins won the lottery and will receive the first pick of Competitive Balance Round A, which is held immediately after the Draft's first round. The Marlins will be followed by the Rockies, Cardinals, Brewers, Padres and Indians.
7/23/2014 | Walker wild as bats struggle vs. Colon, Mets
On a day when young met old at Safeco Field, chalk one up for Father Time as the Mets' Bartolo Colon topped Taijuan Walker and the Mariners, 3-2, in the final game of their Interleague series.
7/23/2014 | Mariners' top prospect Walker returns to face Mets
Taijuan Walker, the Mariners' top prospect, will rejoin the Seattle rotation for Wednesday's series finale against the Mets. He will oppose Bartolo, who is coming off an outing shortened by illness.
7/23/2014 | Paxton navigates rough start to rehab outing
Mariners No. 3 prospect James Paxton, on the disabled list since early April, allowed two home runs in the first inning of his rehab start for Triple-A Tacoma on Tuesday night, but the left-hander settled in from there and felt good about the outing.
7/23/2014 | Erasmo's excellent return isn't enough vs. Mets
Erasmo Ramirez is headed back to Triple-A Tacoma after a strong seven-inning showing on Tuesday night, but the young Mariners right-hander will carry a little more confidence after pitching extremely well in a 3-1 loss to the Mets at Safeco Field.
7/22/2014 | Top prospect Walker returning to Mariners
Taijuan Walker, one of the premier pitching prospects in baseball, will be recalled by the Mariners on Wednesday and start the afternoon's 12:40 PT series finale against the Mets at Safeco Field.
7/22/2014 | Ackley is heating up at the plate
While Dustin Ackley was drawing raves for his outstanding catch that robbed the Mets' Travis d'Arnaud of a home run in Seattle's 5-2 win on Monday, the Mariners left fielder has been coming through more regularly at the plate as well in recent days.
7/22/2014 | Mariners tab Seager for Heart and Hustle Award
All-Star third baseman Kyle Seager was selected Tuesday as the Mariners' nominee for the 2014 Heart and Hustle Award from the Major League Baseball Players Alumni Association.
7/22/2014 | Ackley's amazing heist a product of determination
Dustin Ackley has only been playing the outfield since midseason last year, but the former second baseman looked like a natural on Monday night as he went over the left-field wall at Safeco Field to rob the Mets' Travis d'Arnaud of a home run in the sixth inning.
7/22/2014 | Elias gets back on track as Mariners top Mets
Rookie southpaw Roenis Elias picked up his first victory in nearly a month as the Mariners topped the Mets, 4-1, in Monday night's opener of a three-game Interleague series at Safeco Field.
7/21/2014 | Wilhelmsen ready for whatever role is needed
With Mariners manager Lloyd McClendon pondering another potential Tom Wilhelmsen start this week, the 30-year-old reliever said he's only worried about continuing to help his team in whatever role is needed as it hits the stretch run.
7/21/2014 | McClendon shoots down arrow controversy
Mariners manager Lloyd McClendon said All-Star closer Fernando Rodney won't pitch in Monday's series opener against the Mets, but that decision had nothing to do with the finish of Sunday's 6-5 setback in Anaheim when Rodney took the loss in the ninth inning after shooting an imaginary arrow toward the Angels' dugout after getting out of a tough jam in the eighth.
7/21/2014 | Smoak sent to Triple-A as Ramirez rejoins Mariners
The Mariners optioned first baseman Justin Smoak to Triple-A Tacoma after Monday night's 5-2 victory over the Mets to open a roster spot for right-hander Erasmo Ramirez, who will be recalled and start Tuesday night's game against New York at Safeco Field.
7/20/2014 | Twelve teams to receive supplemental '15 Draft picks
Major League Baseball's version of the Draft lottery doesn't attract nearly as much attention as its NBA and NHL counterparts, mostly because baseball's top picks aren't determined randomly like they are in the other sports. But for 12 big league clubs, the Competitive Balance Lottery will provide them with a valuable extra selection in 2015.
7/20/2014 | Rodney's early 'arrow' sparks Angels' comeback
After Seattle closer Fernando Rodney ended the eighth inning with his trademark imaginary arrows, the Angels responded with their own version of his celebration in the ninth as they went on to take the 6-5 walk-off win.
7/20/2014 | Rodney, Mariners unable to hold lead in rubber match
The Mariners had to ask All-Star closer Fernando Rodney to get five outs in his bid for career save No. 200 Sunday afternoon at Angel Stadium, but he wasn't up to the task, as the Angels scored twice in the ninth to win the game, 6-5, and take two of three in the series.
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