Tagged: ‘Seattle Mariners’

Ranking the MLB divisions from toughest to easiest
February 19th, 2017 at 11:54 PM
***PHOTO1*** It's a general fact of life in Major League Baseball that some teams simply have more difficult roads to the postseason than others do. In 2016, the American League East produced three playoff teams and a fourth with a record over .500, while the Chicago Cubs won the National League...

5 MLB teams that could disappoint in 2017
February 13th, 2017 at 11:17 PM
***PHOTO1*** Pitchers and catchers are reporting to spring training, and most teams have at least some optimism for the 2017 season. Some teams have higher hopes than others, with playoff appearances and World Series contention on their minds. Only ten teams can play into October, though, and here are a few...

Ex-Yankees’ Robinson Cano Becomes All Time A.L. Home Run Leader for Second Baseman (Video)
June 19th, 2016 at 3:10 PM
Robinson Cano continues to put together another tremendous season and potential MVP one as he ranks toward the top of the American League in home runs. ***PHOTO1*** On Friday night at Fenway Park, the former New York Yankees second baseman, now Seattle Mariners second baseman launched a solo home run over the...

Ex-Yankees’ Ichiro Suzuki Surpassed Pete Rose’s All-Time Professional Hit Record with 4,257 Hit (Video)
June 15th, 2016 at 7:42 PM
Heading into Wednesday's game at PetCo Park against the San Diego Padres, Ichiro Suzuki was standing at 4,255 career hits. ***PHOTO1*** With the 1,278 hits he recorded in Japan and the 2,977 hits he has racked up in Major League Baseball, Ichiro was a mere hit away from tying Pete Rose's all-time...

Robinson Cano Would Have Stayed with New York Yankees for 8-Year, $200 Million Deal: Report
June 1st, 2016 at 8:57 AM
Back in the winter of 2013, the New York Yankees were trying to keep their second baseman and perhaps their best player at the time, Robinson Cano, but because they were bidding against themselves with no other suitors in the mix, they didn't want to increase their offer. ***PHOTO1*** With negotiations stalling...