Latest Seattle Mariners News

Mariners reach deals with Haniger, Smith, Tuivailala

Jan. 11, 2020 12:21 AM EST

SEATTLE (AP) — The Mariners avoided arbitration after reaching agreements Friday with outfielders Mitch Haniger and Mallex Smith and pitcher Sam Tuivailala on contracts for the upcoming season. The three were Seattle's only arbitration-eligible players. Haniger agreed to $3.01 million, Smith $2.35 million...

Rangers agree to minor league deals with Garcia, Jones

Jan. 9, 2020 6:16 PM EST

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Right-hander Luís Garcia and former major league outfielder-turned-pitcher James Jones have agreed to minor league contracts with the Texas Rangers that include invitations to major league spring training. Garcia, who appeared in 64 games last year for the Los Angeles Angels...

FILE - In this Sept. 14, 2019, file photo, Seattle Mariners' Omar Narvaez tosses his bat after hitting a solo home run off Chicago White Sox relief pitcher Alex Colome during the 10th inning of a baseball game, in Seattle. The Milwaukee Brewers acquired catcher Omar Narváez from the Seattle Mariners on Thursday, Dec. 5, 2019, for minor league pitcher Adam Hill and a compensation round pick in next June's amateur draft. (AP Photo/Stephen Brashear, File)

Brewers find new catcher landing Narváez from Mariners

Dec. 5, 2019 1:05 PM EST

SEATTLE (AP) — The Milwaukee Brewers acquired catcher Omar Narváez from the Seattle Mariners on Thursday for minor league pitcher Adam Hill and a compensation round pick in next June's amateur draft. Narváez becomes Milwaukee’s replacement for Yasmani Grandal, who signed a $73 million,...

Edwards, Mariners finalize $950,000, 1-year contract

Dec. 4, 2019 2:57 PM EST

SEATTLE (AP) — Reliever Carl Edwards Jr. and the Seattle Mariners finalized a one-year contract on Wednesday with a $950,000 guaranteed salary. He can earn $500,000 in performance bonuses, half for games and half for games finished. He would get $50,000 for 30 games, $75,000 for 40 and $125,000 for 50...

Mariners allow Beckham, Santana to become free agents

Dec. 2, 2019 6:30 PM EST

SEATTLE (AP) — The Mariners failed to offer 2020 contracts to infielder Tim Beckham and outfielder Domingo Santana on Monday, making them free agents. Beckham, who turns 30 in January, was suspended 80 games in August after testing positive for the banned performance-enhancing drug Stanozolol and missed...

AP source: Edwards, Mariners agree to $950,000 deal

Nov. 27, 2019 3:39 PM EST

A person familiar with the negotiations tells The Associated Press that reliever Carl Edwards Jr. and the Seattle Mariners have agreed to a $950,000, one-year contract. Edwards can earn an additional $500,000 in performance bonuses, the person said Wednesday, speaking on condition of anonymity because the...

FILE - In this May 11, 2018, file photo, Oakland Athletics' Kendall Graveman delivers a pitch during the first inning of the team's baseball game against the New York Yankees in New York. The Mariners have added another option for their rotation by agreeing to a one-year contract with Kendall Graveman that guarantees the right-hander $2 million as he returns from Tommy John surgery. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II, File)

Mariners sign RHP Kendall Graveman to $2M, 1-year deal

Nov. 26, 2019 5:21 PM EST

SEATTLE (AP) — Kendall Graveman wants to be part of the most memorable team in Seattle Mariners history. Seattle is the only one of the current 30 franchises that has never played in the World Series. The Mariners have not even reached the postseason since consecutive AL Championship Series losses to the...

The Seattle Mariners hold a news conference at T-Mobile Park on Monday, Nov. 25, 2019 to announce the signing for first baseman Evan White. (Andy Bao/The Seattle Times via AP)

Mariners prospect White could earn $55.5M over 9 years

Nov. 26, 2019 2:06 PM EST

SEATTLE (AP) — Evan White would earn $55.5 million over nine seasons if the Seattle Mariners exercise their three options in the first baseman’s contract, which guarantees $24 million. White, who has never played above Double-A, gets $1.3 million in each of the next two seasons, $1.4 million in...

The Seattle Mariners hold a news conference at T-Mobile Park on Monday, Nov. 25, 2019 to announce the signing for first baseman Evan White. (Andy Bao/The Seattle Times via AP)

Mariners give prospect Evan White $24M, 6-year deal

Nov. 25, 2019 7:41 PM EST

SEATTLE (AP) — Evan White earned a $24 million, six-year contract from Seattle Mariners before playing a game above Double-A. Seattle announced the contract Monday after the first baseman completed a physical. The agreement includes options for 2026-28 and likely will cover all the years White would be...

Cortes traded from Yanks to M’s for signing bonus allocation

Nov. 25, 2019 3:51 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Nestor Cortes Jr. has been traded from the New York Yankees to Seattle for $28,300 in international signing bonus pool allocation, the remainder of what the Mariners had available to deal. A left-hander who turns 25 on Dec. 10, Cortes was 5-1 with a 5.67 ERA in 32 relief appearances and one...