When Seattle traded for reliever David Phelps last July, Mariners manager Scott Servais believed his team was adding a player that could help the team reach the postseason.
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Free-agent outfielder Jarrod Dyson and the Arizona Diamondbacks have agreed on a two-year, $7.5 million deal.
The Mariners announced Thursday that first baseman Ryon Haley underwent surgery to remove a bone spur in his right hand and will be out approximately four to six weeks.
From Seattle to the Bronx -- yes, the Bronx -- we found non-Boston alternatives for the best slugger still on the market.
Which Mariners are Midsummer Classic worthy? Way-too-early All-Star rosters
The Halos have turned their farm system around in a short period of time. Seattle, on the other hand, has allowed its to become MLB's worst.
Spring training is nearly here, and there are dozens of free agents still available. We find each club's biggest need and identify potential targets.
The Seattle Mariners will extend the protective netting at Safeco Field for the upcoming season to include protection behind both dugouts.
By adding Andrew McCutchen and Evan Longoria, the aging Giants sold the farm for one more shot at October. Does a barren system doom a team to mediocrity for years to come? We crunch the numbers to find out.
With a budding superstar in the outfield and a crop of talented pitchers coming through their system, nobody can top the Braves' collection of prospects right now. Which teams finished behind Atlanta on the list?
David Schoenfield ESPN Senior Writer
A tough blow for Edgar Martinez in the Hall of Fame voting, as he was tracking above 75 percent in the public ballots revealed, but fell to just 70.4 percent in the overall tally (looks like he received just 106 votes out of 176 private ballots). He has one more year and the good news is every player in the last decade who got 68 percent of the vote was elected the next year.
Marly Rivera ESPN Writer
Habiendo recibido el 70.4 por ciento de los votos, Edgar Martínez se queda a sólo 20 votos de ingresar al Salón de la Fama en su penúltimo año de elegibilidad.
Jerry Crasnick ESPN Senior Writer
Trevor Hoffman and Edgar Martinez both were on the borderline in public balloting, then went in opposite directions once the private ballots were added. Hoffman's total improved from 78.5 to 79.9 percent. Martinez's dipped from 77.2 to 70.4 percent. It was enough to elevate Hoffman to Cooperstown and ensure that Martinez will have to wait another year.
Who's the next Jose Altuve or Mike Trout? What about the next Bryce Harper or Aaron Judge? Chances are you'll find a new generation of breakout ballplayers as the list reaches No. 1.
Chipper Jones and Vladimir Guerrero are both ticketed for the Hall according to our voters. Could controversial superstars Barry Bonds and Roger Clemens be headed to Cooperstown with them?
Yu Darvish is right for Wrigley, while J.D. Martinez might want to think twice about Boston. With big names still available, here is the best fit for each free agent.
From top-flight starting rotations, bullpens and defenses to lineups that won't quit, there are only a handful of teams in it to win it in 2018.
Left-handed starter James Paxton and catcher Mike Zunino are among five players who have agreed to one-year deals with the Seattle Mariners.
These young franchise shortstops have begun a rivalry that will last for years. But who's better?
Starting with guys such as Nolan Arenado and Kris Bryant, third is stocked with top performers, but they can't all be No. 1. And where's Manny Machado?
The Astros' all-world infielder is the clear choice for No. 1. But beyond him, the competition gets fierce.
The Giant has long been MLB's best catcher. But can he fend off stiff competition from rising stars like Gary Sanchez or Willson Contreras this year?
Big-ticket moves have been few and far between this offseason, but that hasn't stopped some clubs from helping their playoff chances, while others have fallen behind the pack.
Now that we've laid out the criteria for what makes a baseball season memorable, we put 2017 to the test.