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Seattle Mariners Bad News

Mariners ownership made the bed, now fans have to lie in it

The Mariners have narrowed their avenues to success much to the detriment of the fans and players. It’s time to change that.

Mariners pitcher Robbie Ray out for season with flexor tendon injury

The former Cy Young winner is done for the season. Where might the Mariners look next?

Mariners pitcher Robbie Ray to 15-day IL with left flexor strain

LHP Gabe Speier recalled from Tacoma with Chris Flexen likely to take over Ray’s spot in the rotation

MLB suspends Hector Santiago for 10 games for having foreign substance on glove, he will appeal

Despite no testing of the glove, Santiago’s 10-game suspension was delivered by MLB.

Kyle Lewis to IL, Marco Gonzales, Taylor Trammell return

The news, it is generally not good

Four Mariners pitchers placed on IL after one positive COVID-19 test, contact tracing

While it is unknown who tested positive, the club will be without several players for at least a few days.

Tigers make Justin Dunn look good, Mariners make Spencer Turnbull historic

Curse you, Jeimer Candelario

Kevin Mather trampled the Mariners’ seeds of hope

No MLB organization was less deserving of faith and goodwill. Then their president torched what little had regrown.

Lookout Landing Podcast 149: Surprise, this one’s about Kevin Mather

Last episode we talked to Taylor Trammell and had a blast! This was not a similar experience!

Mariners legend Félix Hernández signs with the Baltimore Orioles

Is there a Spotify playlist for this feeling or

Mariners place Dylan Moore on concussion IL; recall Jake Fraley from alternate site

you’d better watch your back bielak

No Arizona Fall League; Mariners will participate in “instructional league” with Peoria neighbors

howdy neighbors

Mariners to make cuts in scouting/baseball ops departments

the Mariners are the latest to join a troubling trend

Mariners release 44 minor leaguers before 2020 season (updated list)

It’s never fun seeing players released, but this year it feels especially rough

Mariners reportedly cut ~50 minor leaguers, commit to weekly $400 stipend for remaining MiLB players, add cuts to non-baseball ops staff

Seattle offers some baseline stability for their remaining minor leaguers, but it’s the end of the line for dozens of players and employees.

The Mariners may be forced to open 2020 regular season in Peoria

Per a combination of reports from The Athletic, the Seattle Times, and the Everett Herald, it is all but certain games will either be held in Arizona or in an empty Seattle ballpark.

Mitch Haniger undergoes second surgery for core, back injury, 2020 timetable delayed

The Mariners star will likely hit the 60-day IL and hopefully be back closer to mid-season.

Mitch Haniger to miss 6-10 weeks with core surgery after setback

The Mariners’ star outfielder will likely miss all of Spring Training and not be ready until a couple weeks into the season.

Mariners cancel FanFest in midst of rebuild

It’s under-the-radar but still disappointing.

Tim Beckham suspended for 80 games after positive test for Stanozolol, [UPDATED] Tim Lopes recalled, Brandon Brennan activated

A disappointing end to the season for the SS turned UTIL.

Mariner Innings as Mariner Trades

pour one out for my homie Jay Bruce

J.P. Crawford and Shed Long called up, Dee Gordon day-to-day, Dylan Moore to IL

Injuries force the Mariners’ hand on two of their top prospects

Wade LeBlanc to 10-day IL, out 4-6 weeks; RHP Erik Swanson recalled to fill LeBlanc space

the lefty-heavy Seattle rotation gets a little less so

Mariners OF/1B prospect Eric Filia suffers 100-game suspension for third failed test for a drug of abuse

The same sad story, told once again.

Kyle Seager set to have surgery on hand, will miss at least April

And Ryon Healy wins the heated third base position battle

Analyzing Dr. Lorena Martin’s lawsuit and the Mariners’ response

Examining the claims made by each side, and a framework for thinking about the case

Dr. Lorena Martin sues Mariners, alleges discrimination complaints to executives were ignored

The lawsuit has officially been filed, revealing a full list of more specific grievances in Dr. Martin’s claim of wrongful termination.

Former Mariners Trainers Leonardo Santiago and Jose Valdez Accuse Team of Racial Discrimination

The trainers named by Dr. Lorena Martin share their story with the media

Ken Rosenthal reports Mariners’ internal email: HR reviewed Dr. Martin’s allegations, found no wrongdoing

Another statement of support for the front office from within the organization, this time from CEO John Stanton.

There is no best-case scenario

In the Mariners’ front office nightmare, everyone is a loser.

Mariners Terminate Contract of Dr. Lorena Martin, Director of High Performance, Amid Controversy

The Mariners have terminated Dr. Martin’s three-year contract after just a year, and Dr. Martin has alleged racial discrimination

Mariners decline option on Denard Span

And it appears the team is slated to add an outfielder this offseason