James Paxton

Marwin Gonzalez's homer helps Astros down Mariners 7-0

By KRISTIE RIEKEN<br>AP Sports Writer<p>HOUSTON (AP) – Marwin Gonzalez hit a two-run homer in a four-run third inning that helped the Houston Astros to a …

Robinson Cano

Black: Trevor Story's right UCL still intact

Rockies manager Bud Black said Tuesday evening that Trevor Story's right ulnar collateral ligament is still intact.<p>Ken Rosenthal of The Athletic …

Fantasy Sports

Mariners still deciding who starts Astros finale: Won’t be James Paxton, could be ‘opener’

The Seattle Mariners will either start left-hander Roenis Elias, right-hander Casey Lawrence or maybe an “opener” in Wednesday’s series finale …

American League (MLB)

Mitch Haniger finishing season strong | MLB.com

HOUSTON -- Mariners manager Scott Servais has regularly rotated his outfielders to keep them fresh for the last few months, splitting playing time …

American League (MLB)

Vogelbach's slam in 8th powers Seattle over Houston 4-1

HOUSTON -- When Houston's Jake Marisnick made a highlight-reel catch on a ball hit by Robinson Cano for the second out of the eighth inning Monday …

Robinson Cano

James Paxton recovering from illness | MLB.com

HOUSTON -- James Paxton has already set career highs in innings pitched and starts this year, but the big lefty still hit a few bumps in the road …

James Paxton

Baltimore Orioles set team record for losses in a season

The 2018 Orioles have made history: This is the worst squad in the team's 64 years in Baltimore.<p>With a 6-4 loss to the Toronto Blue Jays, the Orioles picked up loss No. 108 on the season, the most the team has ever accumulated in a year since moving to Baltimore for the 1954 season.<p>With 11 games to …

Boston Red Sox

James Paxton returns to the Mariners, but still feeling the effects of influenza and pneumonia

Paxton hopes to make at least one or two more starts before the end of the season

Kansas City Royals

Transaction Analysis: Something Old, Even if it's New

Image credit: Bill Mitchell Photography<p><i>Seattle Mariners RHP Hisashi Iwakuma announced he will return to Japan. [9/12]</i><p>Iwakuma should have been an …

Los Angeles

Moore: No more Mariners makeovers -- time for the full rebuild in 2019

Starting last Thursday with their series against the Angels, the Mariners should have all of their remaining wins marked with an asterisk. Same goes …

James Paxton

Vogelslam: Daniel Vogelbach plays hero with pinch-hit grand slam to save Mariners against Astros

Daniel Vogelbach figured he’d get out the rye bread and some mustard.<p>It was grand Vogelslam time.<p>No better for the Seattle Mariners, either. With two …

American League (MLB)

Last-place Earthquakes fire rookie coach Mikael Stahre and assistant

The Earthquakes fired first-year head coach Mikael Stahre on Monday with the team sitting at the bottom of the Major League Soccer standings.<p>San Jose …

FIBA World Cup

Brayden Cust throws no-hitter in Tournament 12 | MLB.com

TORONTO -- Brayden Cust and James Paxton don't just share a Canadian passport, they're now the only pitchers to throw a no-hitter at Rogers Centre …

Toronto Blue Jays

Calhoun, Upton homers lead Angels past Mariners 4-3

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Kole Calhoun and Los Angeles Angels manager Mike Scioscia were surprised to find out just how long the right fielder's hitless …

Mike Scioscia

Nelson Cruz a late scratch due to illness | MLB.com

ANAHEIM -- Mariners designated hitter Nelson Cruz was scratched from Sunday's game against the Angels about 90 minutes before first pitch due to …

Cameron Maybin

Robinson Canó hits 3-run 2B, lifts Mariners over Angels 6-5

By STEVE DILBECK<br>Associated Press<p>ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) – Seattle assured itself a winning season with another one-run victory Saturday night. It’s …

Mike Scioscia

Roenis Elias could get another start | MLB.com

ANAHEIM -- James Paxton likely will rejoin the Mariners in the next few days, though manager Scott Servais still hasn't penciled the big lefty back …

James Paxton

MLB roundup: Dodgers tie Cards for second NL wild card

Rookie right-hander Walker Buehler dominated for eight innings, and Yasiel Puig hit a pair of home runs as the visiting Los Angeles Dodgers moved into a tie for the second wild-card spot in the National League on Friday with a 3-0 victory over the St. Louis Cardinals.<p>Buehler retired the first 13 …

National League (MLB)

Astros set starting rotation for Mariners series

Image 1 of / 185<p>Caption<p>Close<p>Manager A.J. Hinch set his starting rotation for the Astros' series Sept. 17-19 against the Mariners.<p>The matchups will be:<p>…

San Francisco Bay Area

What happened to those ‘no quit’ Mariners? Here’s three series that best define their second-half spiral

The Seattle Mariners’ deficit had reached two runs when Mitch Haniger and Mike Zunino headed to a video room behind the dugout. The Mariners had …

San Diego

Mariners beat Angels with combined shutout | MLB.com

ANAHEIM -- Thanks to a solid outing from spot starter Roenis Elias and his bullpen buddies, the Mariners topped the Angels, 5-0, on Friday to pull …

American League (MLB)

Is It Time for the Mariners to Extend James Paxton?

TORONTO, ON - MAY 8: James Paxton #65 of the Seattle Mariners celebrates after throwing a no-hitter during MLB game action against the Toronto Blue …

Toronto Blue Jays

Tacoma will be Mariners' Triple-A affiliate for at least four more seasons

Loading...<p>The Tacoma Rainiers are still the Seattle Mariners’ Triple-A affiliate after a four-year contract agreement was announced Thursday …

Oakland Athletics

Dose: Closer Cub-nundrum

The Chicago Cubs are almost assuredly going to go to the playoffs. It would take a fairly significant collapse over the final two-plus weeks for them …

Fantasy Sports

Masahiro Tanaka Is Getting Well at the Right Time

When the Yankees put Masahiro Tanaka on the disabled list back on June 9, it didn’t appear to represent a massive blow to the club. The team was …

Sports Analytics

Mariners’ Mitch Haniger joins MLB trend of slugging leadoff hitters

Mitch Haniger is not to blame for this struggling Seattle Mariners offense, which has scored only more runs than the San Francisco Giants since July …

Mookie Betts

Roenis Elias to spot start for James Paxton | MLB.com

ANAEHIM -- With James Paxton dealing with a mild bout of pneumonia, the Mariners will start left-handed long reliever Roenis Elias in Friday night's …

San Diego

The Sleeper and the Bust Episode: 600 – New Studs v. Established Duds

<b>9/14/18</b><p>The latest episode of “The Sleeper and the Bust” is brought to you by <b>Out of the Park Baseball 19</b>, the best baseball strategy game ever made – …

Sports Analytics

Mariners adjust their road trip rotation with James Paxton and Felix Hernandez remaining in Seattle

Neither Paxton nor Hernandez will make their expected starts for Seattle. Paxton is dealing with a form of pneumonia while Hernandez has sore right …

James Paxton

Mets captain David Wright will play team’s final homestand

New York Mets captain David Wright will return for the team’s final homestand, making what probably will be his last appearance as a big-leaguer.<p>The Mets said that they plan to activate Wright when they return to Citi Field on Sept. 25 against Atlanta. The 35-year-old is scheduled to start at third …

David Wright