Given the history of the Mariners as one of the first teams to tap into the talents of players from Japan, it's only fitting they will be opening the 2019 season across the ocean. The Mariners also did this in 2012.
The Mariners will be facing the Oakland A's in a two-game series called The 2019 Japan Opening series March 20-21st...
On the heels of the big fat egg laid by the Mariners this season, significant coaching changes are coming to Seattle. Once considered a team that was going to challenge for the American League West crown (and a few experts even picked them as AL Champs), the Mariners were named the MOST underachieving team by a panel of experts on the MLB Network.
Wednesday, Hisashi Iwakuma became the 5th Mariner to throw a no-hitter in a 3-0 victory over the Baltimore Orioles at Safeco Field. If it seems like there's been a lot of no-no's in baseball lately, there have. Just NOT in the American League. Here's some surprising facts about Iwakuma's feat.