Seattle Mariners Executive Vice President & General Manager of Baseball Operations Jerry Dipoto today announced that the Mariners have agreed to accept a Player to be Named Later (PTBNL), or cash considerations, from the San Diego Padres in exchange for declining the return of outfielder Jabari Blash from the San Diego Padres.
Approximately 5,000 students from around the Puget Sound area are expected to converge on Safeco Field on Wednesday, May 11, for Mariners/KOMO 4 Weather Education Day prior to the Mariners afternoon game against the Tampa Bay Rays. The program begins at 10:30 a.m. Game time is 12:40 p.m.
The Seattle Mariners are celebrating the inaugural Play Ball Weekend at Safeco Field May 14-15 as part of Major League Baseball's league-wide effort to engage young baseball fans and celebrate the continued support of youth participation in baseball and softball.
Seattle Mariners second baseman Robinson Canó has been named American League Player of the Week for May 2-8. It is the first Player of the Week honor of the season for Canó, and the seventh of his career.
Seattle Mariners Executive Vice President & General Manager of Baseball Operations Jerry Dipoto announced today that the club has selected right-hander Steve Johnson from AAA Tacoma. Right-handed reliever Tony Zych has been placed on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to May 2, with rotator cuff tendinitis in his right shoulder.
Seattle Mariners Executive Vice President & General Manager of Baseball Operations Jerry Dipoto announced today that the club has outrighted the contract of right-handed pitcher Joe Wieland to Triple-A Tacoma.
A Kennewick woman who is battling Stage IV breast cancer is the Seattle Mariners 2016 Honorary Bat Girl. Betsy Haffner was nominated by her son Eric as a way to "honor her for her courage and bravery."