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Mariners clinch playoff spot for first time since 2001

SEATTLE — Ladies and gentlemen, the drought is over. The Seattle Mariners will be playing postseason baseball for the first time in almost 20 years. They beat the Oakland Athletics 2-1 Friday night thanks to a walk-off home run from…

Mariners, Luis Castillo agree to contract extension

SEATTLE — The Seattle Mariners' big midseason acquisitions will stay with the team for the next few years. ESPN's Jeff Passan reports right-handed pitcher Luis Castillo has signed a five-year, $108 million deal to stay with the M's. Castillo has…

Mariners announce 8 new international free agent signings

SEATTLE, Wash. -- The Mariners signed eight new international players to their team. Frankie Thon Jr., the International Amateur Scouting Director for the Seattle Mariners, announced the signings Thursday. The team signed five new pitchers, two catchers and one utility…

Walton drives in 3 as Mariners beat Diamondbacks 7-3

PHOENIX — Donovan Walton had three RBI, and the Seattle Mariners beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 7-3 on Sunday. Jose Marmolejos had two hits and drove in a run, helping Seattle take two of three in the weekend series. Phillip Ervin scored twice and drove in a run. Casey Sadler (1-0)…

Rookies Haggerty, Lewis, Dunn lift Mariners past Rangers 4-1

SEATTLE — Sam Haggerty and Kyle Lewis homered, Justin Dunn pitched one-hit ball over six innings and the Seattle Mariners beat the Texas Rangers 4-1 on Sunday. The trio of rookies sent the sliding Rangers to their eighth straight loss and helped the Mariners to their first series win and…

Seattle Mariners draft picks 2020

The MLB draft was 35 rounds shorter than normal this season because of the overall impact of COVID-19 on sports. The Seattle Mariners were consistent in selecting all six of their players from the college level instead of high school.…

Mariners select Emerson Hancock with 6th pick in MLB draft

The Seattle Mariners selected right-handed pitcher Emerson Hancock out of the University of Georgia with their first selection (6th overall) in the 2020 First-Year Player Draft, Director of Amateur Scouting Scott Hunter announced tonight.