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Seattle Mariners Blog with Shannon Drayer

  • Mariners notebook: Cano says offense "not looking for heroes"
    Shannon Drayer | May 02, 2015 3:26 pm
    Robinson Cano believes the little things can get the Mariners back on track at the plate.
  • Lineups: M's vs. Astros, Game 3
    Brent Stecker | May 02, 2015 11:07 am
    Rickie Weeks will get a chance to start against a right-handed pitcher as he is spelling Dustin Ackley in left field for the Mariners' third game of a four-game series in Houston.
  • Mariners notebook: Could we see lineup changes soon?
    Shannon Drayer | May 01, 2015 4:06 pm
    Mariners manager Lloyd McClendon likes to wait 55 game before making tough judgments on his teams, but will he wait that long before trying out drastically different lineups?
  • Mariners' lineup for Game 2 against Astros
    Brady Henderson | May 01, 2015 12:27 pm
    Seth Smith is leading off and playing right field while Dustin Ackley is batting eight and playing left as the Mariners are going with a left-heavy lineup against Astros right-hander Samuel Deduno.
  • Notebook: Talks led by McClendon, veterans get Mariners focused
    Shannon Drayer | April 30, 2015 4:10 pm
    There could be a new focus for the Mariners after a conversation with manager Lloyd McClendon on the flight to Dallas.
  • Mariners lineup for series opener against Astros
    Brady Henderson | April 30, 2015 12:14 pm
    Seth Smith is leading off and Kyle Seager is back in the lineup following a day off as the Mariners face right-hander Scott Feldman in their series opener against Houston.
  • Mariners notebook: Felix eyes milestones, significant win in Texas
    Shannon Drayer | April 29, 2015 3:51 pm
    It could be a big night for Felix Hernandez in Arlington as the Mariners go for a sweep of the Rangers. Plus news and notes, including a big debut coming up Friday.
  • Lineups: Mariners vs. Rangers, Game 3
    Brady Henderson | April 29, 2015 1:41 pm
    Austin Jackson and Justin Ruggiano are at the top order and Rickie Weeks is hitting fifth as the Mariners are going with a righty-heavy lineup against Rangers left-hander Wandy Rodriguez.
  • Mariners notebook: Starting rotation stepping up
    Shannon Drayer | April 28, 2015 4:08 pm
    It has been a good week for the Mariners' starting rotation, a positive sign considering its slow start to the season.
  • Lineups: Mariners vs. Rangers, Game 2
    Brady Henderson | April 28, 2015 12:17 pm
    Austin Jackson is back at the leadoff spot and Justin Ruggiano is again in the lineup for the Mariners against Rangers left-hander Ross Detwiler.
  • Mariners notebook: More on the interesting trip to Dallas
    Shannon Drayer | April 27, 2015 5:21 pm
    The Mariners are ready to play ball in Arlington after their bumpy landing. Plus notes on the injury situations with Hisashi Iwakuma and Tom Wilhelmsen.
  • Lineups: Mariners vs. Rangers, Game 1
    Brady Henderson | April 27, 2015 12:21 pm
    Justin Ruggiano is leading off and playing center field for the Mariners in the opener of their three-game series against the Rangers in Arlington.
  • After bumpy flight and unexpected side trip, M's land safely in Dallas
    Shannon Drayer | April 27, 2015 1:38 am
    Storms in Texas made for a very bumpy ride for the Mariners during their flight to Dallas early Monday morning.
  • Mariners notebook: What can we expect from Elias?
    Shannon Drayer | April 26, 2015 12:04 pm
    Roenis Elias makes his 2015 Mariners debut Sunday after being called up to start in place of the injured Hisashi Iwakuma.
  • Lineups: M's vs. Twins, Game 3
    Brent Stecker | April 26, 2015 11:10 am
    The Mariners have called up left-hander Roenis Elias, who will make his 2015 debut as the starting pitcher in the final game of Seattle's weekend set against the Minnesota Twins.
  • Lineups: M's vs. Twins, Game 1
    Brent Stecker | April 24, 2015 2:48 pm
    Lineups for the opening contest of the Mariners' three-game series against the Twins at Safeco Field, which begins at 7:10 on 710 ESPN Seattle and features a pitching matchup of Felix Hernandez vs. Phil Hughes.
  • Mariners notebook: Another night, another lineup
    Shannon Drayer | April 22, 2015 5:59 pm
    Seth Smith, leadoff hitter? Why not. Leadoff and DH spots lacking for the Mariners this year.
  • Lineups: Mariners vs. Astros, Game 3
    Brady Henderson | April 22, 2015 5:16 pm
    Seth Smith is leading off as the designated hitter as the Mariners are going with a lefty-heavy lineup against Astros right-hander Roberto Hernandez.
  • Mariners notebook: What are the answers for the rotation problems?
    Shannon Drayer | April 21, 2015 6:07 pm
    Mariners manager Lloyd McClendon is not pleased with the performance of two-thirds of his starting rotation, but he says it is far from panic time.
  • Lineups: Mariners vs. Astros, Game 2
    Brady Henderson | April 21, 2015 2:12 pm
    Dustin Ackley is leading off, Nelson Cruz is the designated hitter and Seth Smith is playing right field for the Mariners against Astros right-hander Collin McHugh.