Latest Scott Servais News

Hernández struggles for Mariners in 5-3 loss to Orioles

Sep. 20, 2019 10:46 PM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — Félix Hernández isn't getting emotional as the end of the season draws closer. Given what's transpired, he probably can't wait for it to be done. Come next year, Hernández expects to pitch far more effectively — even if it's not for the Seattle Mariners....

Long, Mariners beat Pirates 6-5 in 11 innings for sweep

Sep. 19, 2019 6:23 PM EDT

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Seattle Mariners are on their way to finishing at the bottom of the AL West, but they plan to do more than merely play out the string over the final two weeks. "We've got a lot of young guys who are trying to make an impression," manager Scott Servais said. Among them is rookie Shed...

Lewis hits fifth homer in nine days, Mariners top Bucs 4-1

Sep. 18, 2019 11:16 PM EDT

PITTSBURGH (AP) — After hitting four home runs in his first six games, Kyle Lewis finally hit a rough patch when he struck out four times in his last one. One day later, the Seattle Mariners' 24-year-old rookie right fielder went deep again. Lewis homered for the fifth time in eight major league games, and...

White Sox walk home winning run, Lewis HRs in Mariners' win

Sep. 15, 2019 9:30 PM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — Kyle Lewis has walked into the major leagues and made things look easy. Seems to be rubbing off on the Seattle Mariners. José Ruiz walked Tom Murphy with the bases loaded in the ninth inning after Lewis sparked a five-run rally with his latest home run, and the Mariners beat the Chicago...

Narvaez's 10th inning HR lifts Mariners over Sox 2-1

Sep. 15, 2019 2:24 AM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — Omar Narvaez loves his former Chicago White Sox teammates. He also loves beating them. The catcher hit a game-ending home run in the 10th inning and helped Felix Hernandez through his best outing of the year to lift the Seattle Mariners over his old team 2-1. Narvaez spent a few minutes in...

Abreu, Moncada lift White Sox over Mariners 9-7

Sep. 14, 2019 3:12 AM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — The Chicago White Sox got a tantalizing glimpse of their future Friday night. Jose Abreu and Eloy Jimenez hit solo home runs, Yoan Moncada drove in four runs and White Sox pounded out 15 hits for the eighth time this season to beat the Seattle Mariners 9-7. The top half of Chicago's lineup...

Galvis slam leads Reds; M's rookie Lewis homers again

Sep. 13, 2019 2:56 AM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — One good swing by Freddy Galvis turned things around for the Cincinnati Reds. Galvis' grand slam was that swing for the Cincinnati Reds in an 11-5 win over the Seattle Mariners on Thursday night. After scoring just six runs in two listless losses to the Mariners, Galvis helped the Reds...

Lewis HR spoils another no-hit bid, Seattle beats Reds 5-3

Sep. 12, 2019 2:46 AM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — There's not much of a scouting report on Seattle Mariners rookie Kyle Lewis. After two major league games, an impressive one is taking shape. Lewis broke up a no-hitter bid with a home run for the second consecutive game, helping the Mariners to a 5-3 win over Sonny Gray and the Cincinnati...

Lewis homers in debut as Mariners beat Reds 4-3, stop skid

Sep. 11, 2019 2:50 AM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — The rebuilding Seattle Mariners have spent the last year talking about the future. They got to see a glimpse of it during a 4-3 win over the Cincinnati Reds on Tuesday night as nine rookies played and contributed heavily to the victory. Kyle Lewis hit a towering home run on the day he was...

Cole's birthday gem leads Astros over M's 21-1 for sweep

Sep. 8, 2019 6:51 PM EDT

HOUSTON (AP) — Gerrit Cole had a special game on his 29th birthday Sunday. If not for Shed Long's homer into the short porch in left field, the day would have been perfect. Cole allowed one hit with 15 strikeouts in a season-high eight innings , and the Houston Astros routed Félix Hernández and...