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Shannon Drayer | September 24, 2014 8:50 pmA new-look Walker turns in a big-game performance to no avail
Mariners notebook: Walker looks to stop the streak
Shannon Drayer | September 24, 2014 2:52 pmWith the Mariners not yet mathematically eliminated from the playoffs, the pressure is on Taijuan Walker to get them back on track.
Felix falters as the Mariners stumble to the finish
Shannon Drayer | September 23, 2014 10:19 pmFelix Hernandez disappointed with his performance against the Blue Jays when the Mariners badly needed a win. "I let my team down. It's my fault," he said.
Mariners notebook: Young to be skipped, accepts news graciously
Shannon Drayer | September 22, 2014 2:53 pmManager Lloyd McClendon admitted that without the starts Chris Young has given him this year, there is a good chance the Mariners would not be where they are now. That said, he will not make his next start, and Young supports his manager's decision.
It's now or next year for the Mariners
Shannon Drayer | September 22, 2014 8:03 amWith seven games to go, the Mariners must reverse a trend quickly if they hope to play into October. Who best can help?
M's notebook: McClendon still going matchups down the stretch
Shannon Drayer | September 20, 2014 3:07 pmAnother day, another lineup. It appears that Mariners manager Lloyd McClendon will continue to go with matchups down the stretch.
McClendon has no plans to let Felix go deeper in games
Shannon Drayer | September 19, 2014 3:38 pmMariners manager Lloyd McClendon said we most likely won't see Felix throw a complete game this year, and he explained why.
Mariners notebook: Looking ahead with the starting rotation
Shannon Drayer | September 18, 2014 5:56 pmWill we see Felix Hernandez on the hill if the Mariners make the wild-card game?
Mariners notebook: Elias update and juggling shortstops
Shannon Drayer | September 17, 2014 5:51 pmRoenis Elias's rookie season has most likely come to an end. What's next for the Mariners' rotation and how splitting time has benefited both Brad Miller and Chris Taylor.
Mariners notebook: McClendon doesn't see pressing in 3-game slide
Shannon Drayer | September 16, 2014 5:50 pmMariners manager Lloyd McClendon says this team is giving everything it has got. Will it be enough?
Notebook: M's ready to battle the heat, Angels with Ackley back
Shannon Drayer | September 15, 2014 5:40 pmThe Mariners look to be at full strength with the return of Dustin Ackley as they take on the Angels, who own the best record in baseball.
Will we see a return of the August Mariners?
Shannon Drayer | September 15, 2014 9:45 amThe Mariners will need more from the offense if they hope to make the postseason. How manager Lloyd McClendon can help and why the Royals' one-game advantage for the wild-card spot is hardly that.
M's notebook: Ackley's ankle will be managed for rest of year
Shannon Drayer | September 13, 2014 4:10 pmDustin Ackley's ankle will keep him out of the lineup once again on Saturday. Will this continue to be a problem for the Mariners left fielder down the stretch?
Mariners notebook: Bud Selig makes a visit to Safeco Field
Shannon Drayer | September 10, 2014 6:17 pmBud Selig gives his thoughts on a Mariners great and their 2014 campaign plus news and notes including what next for Roenis Elias.
Has Miller turned the corner and could Zunino be close behind?
Shannon Drayer | September 09, 2014 8:08 pmIt appears that Brad Miller has taken a big step forward under manager Lloyd McClendon. Did the benching help and could extra time off help Mike Zunino make the adjustment he's trying to make at the plate?
Mariners notebook: Saunders returns, Ackley a question mark
Shannon Drayer | September 08, 2014 6:00 pmMichael Saunders is ready, just in time to be in the lineup for the Mariners homestand against the Astros and Athletics.
Mariners' 2015 schedule includes opener at home, easier travel
Shannon Drayer | September 08, 2014 11:25 amMajor League Baseball has released the tentative 2015 schedules of all 30 teams, and right off the top, the Mariners' has a nice surprise.
Are the Mariners and Rangers heading in different directions?
Shannon Drayer | September 07, 2014 2:52 pmThe roles have reversed for the Mariners and Rangers from recent years, as Seattle is still in the postseason race and Texas is nowhere near it. Will we see the same in years to come?
M's notebook: McClendon shocked by Washington's resignation
Shannon Drayer | September 05, 2014 5:18 pmThe news that Rangers manager Ron Washington was a surprise to just about everyone at Globe Life Park, including the Mariners.
Mariners notebook: Young 'issue' behind him, to start Saturday
Shannon Drayer | September 04, 2014 3:47 pmAnother reason why the Mariners pushed back the rotation last week was revealed by manager Lloyd McClendon.