Latest Jerry Dipoto News

Mariners expect to be active and spend after 90-win season

Oct. 07, 2021 17:21 PM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — Coming off the team's first 90-win season since 2003, Seattle president of baseball operations Jerry Dipoto said Thursday the Mariners will spend this offseason trying to build on their unexpected playoff push. The free agent market and the uncertainty...

Mariners keeping Dipoto, Servais in the fold with new deals

Sep. 01, 2021 15:46 PM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — Jerry Dipoto and Scott Servais will get a chance to see whether the Seattle Mariners' years-long rebuilding will come to fruition. The Mariners promoted Dipoto to president of baseball operations and signed Servais to a multiyear contract extension...

Gardner lifts Yanks over Mariners 3-2 in 11 for 4th straight

Aug. 07, 2021 00:59 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Brett Gardner singled home the winning run with two outs in the 11th inning and the surging New York Yankees staged two late comebacks before beating the Seattle Mariners 3-2 on Friday night for their fourth straight victory. Aaron Judge hit a tying...

Mariners acquire RHP Diego Castillo from Rays for 2 players

Jul. 29, 2021 20:08 PM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — The Seattle Mariners quickly found a replacement for the back end of their bullpen, acquiring right-hander Diego Castillo from the Tampa Bay Rays for reliever JT Chargois and a minor league infielder on Thursday. Castillo will likely jump into the closer...

Pirates trade lefty Tyler Anderson -- to Mariners, not Phils

Jul. 28, 2021 01:15 AM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — The Pittsburgh Pirates indeed traded left-hander Tyler Anderson on Tuesday to a playoff contender — the Seattle Mariners, not the Philadelphia Phillies. Earlier in the day, reports circulated the Pirates were close to sending the 31-year-old Anderson to...

Astros, Mariners pull off odd trade while facing one another

Jul. 27, 2021 21:18 PM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — The Houston Astros have landed one of the top relievers in baseball, acquiring right-hander Kendall Graveman from the Seattle Mariners on Tuesday in an odd intra-division trade while the teams were preparing to play each other. Graveman and Rafael Montero...