Jason Vargas Pitches Absolute Gem On Father's Day

By Scott Rinear First off, Happy Father”s Day to all the dads out there, especially to my dad, who I hope was able to catch some of the game today. The Seattle Mariners won yet another series on this 2011 Father”s Day, taking the rubber game of this series from the Philadelphia Phillies in front […]

Shane Victorino Leads the Phillies to a 5-1 Win over the Mariners

  The Seattle Mariners got beat tonight 5-1 thanks primarily¬†to Shane Victorino who went 3-4 including a clutch two-out double with the bases jammed to score a pair of runs off losing pitcher Felix Hernandez.This game was closer than the final score suggests until the seventh inning when King Felix allowed the Phillies to go-ahead […]

Ackley and Pineda Shine As Mariners Beat Phillies

by Scott Rinear And without further ado, I bring to you the excitement that is the 2011 Seattle Mariners! Every now and again the stars in the baseball universe align in such a way that situations like the present state of affairs in Mariners land come to pass. Even before tonight’s game, the first of […]

David vs. Goliath Series coming to Safeco this weekend

  Today is June 17th and the Seattle Mariners are a half game out of first in the AL West with the powerful Philadelphia Phillies coming to town for a weekend series that could be the turning point for this season. Somewhere back in April I remember thinking about this series wondering if we would […]

Sweeney traded to Philadelphia, farewell Mike!

Sweeney rounding bases after homer in Tacoma (Jon Wells/Grand Salami) ¬† Just read an AP wire that Mike Sweeney has been traded to the Philadelphia Phillies for a player to be named later and/or cash considerations. And so ends another chapter of the Mariners 2010 season. I am happy that I got to see Mike […]