1. Hart Sidelined with Stiffness in Right Forearm

    PEORIA, Ariz. -- Mariners outfielder Corey Hart was held out of the lineup for a third straight day on Sunday, and manager Lloyd McClendon revealed the oft-injured Hart is dealing with stiffness in his right forearm...

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  2. Mariners Notebook: Iwakuma Plays Catch but Will Not Throw a Bullpen...

    PEORIA, Ariz., - Hisashi Iwakuma put away the tennis ball he had been building up hand strength and flexibility with and progressed to throwing a baseball Monday in Peoria...

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  3. Cespedes Homers in A's 6-4 Loss to Mariners

    PEORIA, Ariz. -- Oakland's Yoenis Cespedes hit his first home run of spring training, but the Seattle Mariners rallied for four runs in the ninth inning to beat a split-squad of Athletics on Sunday...

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  4. Elias Makes Rotation Case; Rockies Nip Mariners 4-3

    SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. -- Roenis Elias impressed again in his improbable quest for a spot in Seattle's rotation, throwing 5 1/3 strong innings for the Mariners in a 4-3 loss Saturday to the Colorado Rockies in a game between split squads...

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  5. Kazmir Recovers, Vogt Leads A's Past Mariners 6-5

    PHOENIX -- Scott Kazmir recovered from a shaky start and Stephen Vogt hit a pair of two-run homers to lead the Oakland Athletics over a Seattle Mariners split squad 6-5 on Saturday...

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  6. Taijuan Walker Will Throw in a Minor League Game on Saturday

    Mariners starter Taijuan Walker will throw in a minor league game in Peoria on Saturday, MLB .com's Greg Johns reports. Johns adds that Walker is expected to throw 20-30 pitches over two innings against Triple-A competition...

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  7. Mariners Consider Zach Miner for Long Relief Duty

    PEORIA, ARIZ. — Zach Miner is 32 years old, almost four years removed from Tommy John surgery and relishing the opportunity in his 14th professional season to have a clear goal to pursue in spring training...

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  8. Seattle Mariners to Salute Super Bowl Champion Seahawks on Opening...

    Russell Wilson, Super Bowl MVP Malcolm Smith, Bobby Wagner, K.J. Wright, Jermaine Kearse and more to participate in pregame presentation and ceremonial first pitch...

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  9. Rodney Regains Velocity, Command in Scoreless Frame

    MESA, Ariz. -- New Mariners closer Fernando Rodney threw just his second scoreless inning of the spring on Thursday with a hitless eighth against the Cubs in a 3-0 victory at Cubs Park...

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  10. Long Shot Leone Turning Heads This Spring

    PEORIA, Ariz. -- Standing 5-foot-11 and packing about 210 pounds, Dominic Leone isn't the biggest guy in the Mariners bullpen...

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  11. Cano Has 2 Hits, Ramirez Sharp in Mariners' Win

    Robinson Cano had two more hits and Erasmo Ramirez pitched four-hit ball for six innings, enhancing his chances of earning a spot in the Mariners ' rotation and helping Seattle beat the Chicago Cubs 3-0...

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  12. King Felix Is the One Thing About the Mariners You Can't Question

    Getting late on a Friday night, Felix Hernandez half-leaned, half-slumped against a cinderblock wall in a tiny locker room that served as a way station between the pitcher's mound and the luxury bus...

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  13. Mariners Reassign Gillespie to Minors Camp

    PEORIA, Ariz. -- The Mariners ' outfield competition continued thinning out Tuesday as the club reassigned Cole Gillespie to its Minor League camp, leaving just six outfielders fighting for likely five spots...

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  14. After King Felix, Several Courting Rotation Spots

    PEORIA, Ariz. -- Outside of Felix Hernandez, there aren't many certainties about the Mariners ' rotation as the club heads toward Opening Day on March 31...

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  15. Hisashi Iwakuma Cleared to Resume Throwing

    Hisashi Iwakuma has been sidelined for more than a month with a strained tendon in his middle finger, but the Mariners right-hander has been cleared to resume throwing after meeting with doctors...

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  16. Logan Morrison Said Something Controversial on Twitter Again

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  17. PEORIA, ARIZ.: Mariners' Baker Makes Strides in Tommy John Recovery

    PEORIA, ARIZ. — At this point, pitcher Scott Baker would like to deliver his own stern, sharp elbow to Tommy John recovery, just to speed it up. Just to return to full normalcy...

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  18. Walker 'Really Happy' with Bullpen Session

    PEORIA, Ariz. -- Mariners right-hander Taijuan Walker threw a 40-pitch bullpen session Sunday, his second time on the mound since being shut down for a week with shoulder inflammation...

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  19. Rising Pitcher Elias Keeps Mariners' Management Interested

    Roenis Elias is closing in on a dream that sprouted in Cuba and survived a defection and an ongoing separation from his family before ripening in the whistlestops that comprise the Seattle Mariners ' farm system...

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  20. Despite Solid Spring Showing, Mariners Option Jesus Montero to Triple-A

    Shannon Drayer of 710 ESPN Seattle reports that Jesus Montero was one of several players optioned to Triple-A Tacoma on Friday. It's not surprising even though Montero was swinging the bat well in spring training...

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  21. Montero Among 4 Mariners Reassigned

    # Mariners optioned Jesus Montero, Xavier Avery and James Jones to AAA Tacoma. Reassigned Chris Taylor to Minor League camp...

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  22. Bloomquist, McClendon Conjur AFL Memories

    PEORIA, Ariz. -- While most Mariners players are just getting to know Lloyd McClendon for the first time this spring, the new skipper goes back with utility man Willie Bloomquist...

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  23. Cano's 2 Hits, 2 RBIs Lead Mariners Over D-Backs

    Robinson Cano got two more hits and drove in two runs Thursday to help the Seattle Mariners top the Arizona Diamondbacks 6-3...

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  24. Mariners, Kendrys Morales Have 'Continuing Dialogue'

    Mariners baseball people and even the team's most prominent hitter Robinson Cano all seem to be in favor of bringing back Kendrys Morales to Seattle...

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  25. Taijuan Walker 'Feels Normal Again' After Shoulder Problems

    Good news from Mariners camp, as 21-year-old top prospect Taijuan Walker resumed throwing off a mound today after being shut down with shoulder inflammation last month...

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