Latest Seattle Mariners News

Rookies Gilbert and Kelenic lead Mariners past Rangers 9-5

Jul. 31, 2021 00:53 AM EDT

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Logan Gilbert worked into the sixth inning to win his fifth decision in a row, fellow rookie Jarred Kelenic hit a three-run homer, and the Seattle Mariners beat the rebuilding Texas Rangers 9-5 on Friday night. Gilbert (5-2), Seattle’s...

Orioles send reliever Shawn Armstrong to Rays for cash

Jul. 30, 2021 14:23 PM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — The Baltimore Orioles traded right-hander Shawn Armstrong to the Tampa Bay Rays for cash on Friday. The right-handed reliever has spent parts of seven seasons in the majors. Armstrong has an 8.55 ERA in 20 appearances with the Orioles this season and...

Mariners' Santiago banned 80 games for positive drug test

Jul. 29, 2021 20:31 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Turns out Héctor Santiago was using more than sticky stuff. The Seattle Mariners pitcher was suspended for 80 games Thursday by Major League Baseball following a positive test for external testosterone, exactly one month after he was banned for 10 games...

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...

Gurriel, Astros jump to big lead, cruise past Mariners 11-4

Jul. 28, 2021 20:37 PM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — Yuli Gurriel singled, doubled and homered to drive in three runs and lead the Houston Astros over the Seattle Mariners 11-4 on Wednesday. It was the 13th time this season Gurriel has had at least three hits. Carlos Correa also had three hits and Kyle...

Griggs returns to baseball roots as new Mariners executive

Jul. 28, 2021 16:52 PM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — Baseball was an integral part of Catie Griggs' life growing up just not when it came to her career. Now it will dominate her professional life as she takes over as president of business operations for the Seattle Mariners. “I...

Toro HR hours after trading sides, but Astros beat Mariners

Jul. 28, 2021 02:57 AM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — Abraham Toro homered for Seattle against the team that traded him across the diamond during batting practice, but the Houston Astros held off a ninth-inning rally to beat the Mariners 8-6 on Tuesday night. The playoff-contending Mariners made two trades...

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...

Mariners hire Catie Griggs as president of business ops

Jul. 27, 2021 18:20 PM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — The Seattle Mariners hired Catie Griggs as the club’s new president of business operations on Tuesday. Griggs joins the Mariners after spending the past four seasons as the chief business officer for the Atlanta United of Major League Soccer. Griggs...