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Iwakuma, Mariners Down Indians 5-2

CLEVELAND (AP) — Hisashi Iwakuma kept his road record spotless since last July, pitching seven strong innings to lead the Seattle Mariners to a 5-2 win over the Cleveland Indians on Tuesday night. 470 more words


Congratulations to Fernando Rodney on 200 Saves

Mariners closer Fernando Rodney recorded his 200th career save this afternoon, becoming just the 45th pitcher in Major League history to record 200 saves. Rodney is 6th among active pitchers in saves, trailing only Joe Nathan (362), Francisco Rodriguez (333), Jonathan Papelbon (310), Jose Valverde (288) and Huston Street (260).

Mariners vs. Mets 7.22.14 Lineups, Pre-game Notes: Walker named starter for Wednesday

We are another day closer to the July 31 trading deadline (leaving nine but who’s counting anyways?), yet still no decisive movement on the Mariners’ front. 869 more words


Can the Mariners Keep Being Good?

By Murphy Powell

In a word, probably. In a few more words, yes, I think they can, but really the season is up in the air at this point. 862 more words


Whether 'tis Nobler in the Mind to Suffer the Slings and Arrows of Outrageous Fortune, or Just to Act Like an A-Hole Closer

At his very best, Fernando Rodney is ludicrous. His pre-scripted bow-and-arrow routine following saves—during which he pulls an imaginary arrow from an imaginary quiver and shoots it with his imaginary bow—is one of the sorriest sights in the sport. 403 more words

Don't Showboat

Joe Smith: 'If You Want To Wake Up Our Lineup, Good Luck'

Fernando Rodney had it coming.

The Seattle closer entered Sunday’s game with a 5-4 lead against the Angels. After getting out of the eighth inning unscathed, Rodney performed his bow-and-arrow routine, sending a phantom arrow to the heart of the Angels’ dugout. 548 more words