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Projecting the Seattle Mariners' 2015 Opening Day Roster

With the MLB offseason winding down, most teams around the league have a solid idea of what their 25-man rosters will look like come Opening Day. The Seattle Mariners made some critical improvements over the offseason and look ready to compete for a playoff spot. Show More Summary

Seattle Mariners' Top 10 Prospects for 2015

For a system that graduated several key prospects in 2014, the Seattle Mariners still have plenty of talent left on the farm. D.J. Peterson, the No. 13 overall pick in 2013, raked last season between the High-A and Double-A levels, eclipsing 30 home runs in his first full professional campaign. Show More Summary

Top Offseason Options for Seattle Mariners to Finish off Winter Plans

After shoring up their major weaknesses, the Seattle Mariners don't have much left to accomplish this offseason. Seattle's offense looks dramatically improved from a year ago after adding Nelson Cruz to DH and a solid platoon in right field. Show More Summary

Biggest Winners and Losers from Seattle Mariners' Offseason

The Seattle Mariners have built off of an exciting 2014 campaign with a successful offseason so far. With the additions of Nelson Cruz, Justin Ruggiano and Seth Smith, the Mariners have shored up their major weaknesses and look likeShow More Summary

Seattle Mariners: What to Expect from the Starting Rotation in 2015

It's no secret: The Seattle Mariners regained relevance last season due in large part to their starting rotation. As general manager Jack Zduriencik puts the finishing touches on 2015's roster, however, that may not hold so true as the...Show More Summary

3 Things Seattle Mariners Still Need to Do Before the Start of Spring Training

With the additions of Nelson Cruz, Justin Ruggiano and Seth Smith, the 2015 Seattle Mariners roster is nearly complete. Seattle did a nice job of addressing its major needs while only adding payroll and trading marginal prospects. At...Show More Summary

Padres trade Seth Smith to Mariners for Brandon Maurer

San Diego receives potential back-end bullpen help in exchange for its best hitter from 2014. The Seattle Mariners on Tuesday acquired outfielder Seth Smith from the San Diego Padres in exchange for relief pitcher Brandon Maurer, according...Show More Summary

Seth Smith Trade Completes Outfield Makeover for AL West-Hopeful Mariners

Taken in isolation, the trade that landed Seth Smith on the Seattle Mariners won't rock the baseball world. Taken in the context of Seattle's offseason outfield overhaul, however, it could shift the balance of power in the American League...Show More Summary

New Year's Resolutions for Seattle Mariners in 2015

2014 was an exciting year for a suddenly revitalized Seattle Mariners team. Robinson Cano was brilliant in his first season in Seattle, and Felix Hernandez just missed out on a Cy Young award, leading the Mariners to within one gameShow More Summary

Seth Smith to Mariners for Brandon Maurer: Latest Trade Details, Reaction, More

The San Diego Padres have agreed to a trade that will send outfielder Seth Smith to the Seattle Mariners for right-handed pitcher Brandon Maurer. Jerry Crasnick of ESPN.com first reported the deal was done: Smith, 32, has been a target of the Mariners throughout the MLB offseason. Show More Summary

Projecting Seattle Mariners' 2015 Batting Order

With the addition of Nelson Cruz, the Seattle Mariners' batting order will have a different look in 2015. Cruz brings the skill set of a legitimate cleanup hitter, much more so than anyone on Seattle's roster a year ago. With Cruz sliding...Show More Summary

Michael Saunders Could Become a Valuable Contributor for Toronto Blue Jays

When the Toronto Blue Jays traded for Canadian outfielder Michael Saunders from the Seattle Mariners in exchange for pitcher J.A. Happ, the deal barely drew any attention when compared to some of the team’s other moves of the offseason. Considering...Show More Summary

Justin Ruggiano Traded to Mariners: Latest Details, Comments and Reaction

Needing to add more punch to their offense, even with their additions this offseason, the Seattle Mariners have reportedly acquired outfielder Justin Ruggiano from the Chicago Cubs. According to Bleacher Report's Scott Miller, the Mariners...Show More Summary

5 Available Players Still Within Reach of the Seattle Mariners

The list of potential fits to fill the Seattle Mariners' hole in right field seems to be shrinking by the day. Melky Cabrera, likely Seattle's top target, agreed to a three-year deal with the Chicago White Sox on Sunday, per Bruce Levine...Show More Summary

Grading the Seattle Mariners Offseason Post-Winter Meetings

As usual, the annual MLB winter meetings brought a flurry of activity to the offseason The Seattle Mariners didn't make any free-agent signings or trades during the four-day event in San Diego, but they have still been active over the past few weeks. Show More Summary

Jack Zduriencik refutes concerns about Taijuan Walker's makeup

Zduriencik denies that his club has become worried about Walker's character. Seattle Mariners general manager Jack Zduriencik insists highly touted young hurler Taijuan Walker is in good graces with the club despite a conflicting report...Show More Summary

Melky Cabrera free agency rumors: Mariners 'favorites' for the switch-hitting outfielder

The Mariners could be set to add another outfield bat in free-agent outfielder Melky Cabrera. The Seattle Mariners are currently the "favorites" to sign free-agent outfielder Melky Cabrera, according to Jon Heyman of CBS Sports. Even...Show More Summary

Mariners Finalize $57M, 4-Year Deal With Cruz

2 months agoSports / Baseball : Bats

Had things come together last season, Nelson Cruz's introduction with the Seattle Mariners would have taken place a year ago.

Major League Baseball Roundup

2 months agoSports / Baseball : Bats

Veteran outfielder and designated hitter Nelson Cruz has signed a four-year contract with the Seattle Mariners, the team announced Thursday.

The 4 Best Available Free Agents for the Baltimore Orioles

It is now December, and names are beginning to fly off the board on MLB's free-agent market. The Baltimore Orioles just lost outfielder/DH Nelson Cruz, as Cruz signed a four-year contract with the Seattle Mariners. And now with right...Show More Summary

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