Lee Throws Smoke, Mariners Choke lose 2-0 in 12

Cliff Lee took the mound  tonight for the Seattle Mariners and was everything we have been anticipating and more. He threw 7 innings of 3-hit shut out ball against division rival the Texas Rangers in what turned out to be a wasted performance as the Mariners went on to lose this one in 12 innings. Fortunately […]

Jeff's Mariners Expansion Blog

Scan_Doc0009 click to open 1995 World Series ticket In August 1995 I got back to Seattle after a 60 day voyage on a Sea-Going tug just in time to witness first hand the miracle of Seattle’s first pennant race . From August 24th all the way till the bitter end of the AL Championship Series with the Cleveland […]

Grinch steals win from Greinke 3-2 Mariners

Ian Snell battled the Royals tonight at Kauffman Field in Kansas City against last years Cy Young winner Zach Greinke. Snell who could very well have been pitching for a chance to stay in the rotation, was in trouble right away but somehow pitched out of a bases loaded jam in the 1st without giving up […]

King Felix not so Royal, Mariners lose 3-1

The Kansas city Royals have been playing in front of small crowds for many years since their heyday in the 80’s. tonight’s crowd was no different on this cold and wet night. But unlike the Mariners they have some hot bats in their lineup, and tonight good starting pitching to go with it. Felix Hernandez […]

White Sox sweep M's with HR again…

You kind of knew it was going to happen as we headed to the bottom of the 8th after wasting a scoring opportunity in the top of the 8th. Same routine, In today’s game it was Jason Vargas who pitched well to get us to a situation where the bullpen could come in and…….give up the Homer. […]

Mariners stunned with another 9th inning loss 5-4

They say Baseball is a game of inches, todays game was a good example. Doug Fister pitched well enough to win and had help on a couple of plays that could have gone either way. Eric Byrnes literally climbed the fence in the fifth inning to save a home run by barely getting a glove on […]

White Sox land last punch win 7-6

The Mariners ended up on the losing end of a seesaw battle in Chicago tonight. Ryan Rowland-Smith threw 100 pitches, gave up 3 homers, and struck out zero before turning the ball over to the bullpen who were even worse in this thriller. Smith appeared to lose his composure early on as Juan Pierre the pesky […]

Stop and smell the Seaweed

Well the main engine seems to be running fine, the crew is getting along, and the weather is getting better as the 2010 voyage for the Seattle Mariners is underway. No telling what kind of foul weather lay ahead but the wise skipper gets paid to know how to plot the course for the ship […]

Mariners on a roll sweep O's with 4-1 win

 King Felix threw a complete game along with Kevin Millwood of the Orioles tonight, and the best man won.Tonights Mariners win suddenly has our boys tied for first place in the AL West after all three division rivals lost tonight.Felix finished this one-off after being pulled in the 7th against his will last friday in the lopsided […]