The Mariners announced Thursday that first baseman Ryon Haley underwent surgery to remove a bone spur in his right hand and will be out approximately four to six weeks.
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From Seattle to the Bronx -- yes, the Bronx -- we found non-Boston alternatives for the best slugger still on the market.
Which Mariners are Midsummer Classic worthy? Way-too-early All-Star rosters
Spring training is nearly here, and there are dozens of free agents still available. We find each club's biggest need and identify potential targets.
The Seattle Mariners will extend the protective netting at Safeco Field for the upcoming season to include protection behind both dugouts.
By adding Andrew McCutchen and Evan Longoria, the aging Giants sold the farm for one more shot at October. Does a barren system doom a team to mediocrity for years to come? We crunch the numbers to find out.
David Schoenfield ESPN Senior Writer
A tough blow for Edgar Martinez in the Hall of Fame voting, as he was tracking above 75 percent in the public ballots revealed, but fell to just 70.4 percent in the overall tally (looks like he received just 106 votes out of 176 private ballots). He has one more year and the good news is every player in the last decade who got 68 percent of the vote was elected the next year.
Marly Rivera ESPN Writer
Habiendo recibido el 70.4 por ciento de los votos, Edgar Martínez se queda a sólo 20 votos de ingresar al Salón de la Fama en su penúltimo año de elegibilidad.
Jerry Crasnick ESPN Senior Writer
Trevor Hoffman and Edgar Martinez both were on the borderline in public balloting, then went in opposite directions once the private ballots were added. Hoffman's total improved from 78.5 to 79.9 percent. Martinez's dipped from 77.2 to 70.4 percent. It was enough to elevate Hoffman to Cooperstown and ensure that Martinez will have to wait another year.
Chipper Jones and Vladimir Guerrero are both ticketed for the Hall according to our voters. Could controversial superstars Barry Bonds and Roger Clemens be headed to Cooperstown with them?
Left-handed starter James Paxton and catcher Mike Zunino are among five players who have agreed to one-year deals with the Seattle Mariners.
Big-ticket moves have been few and far between this offseason, but that hasn't stopped some clubs from helping their playoff chances, while others have fallen behind the pack.
Now that we've laid out the criteria for what makes a baseball season memorable, we put 2017 to the test.
From the very first World Series to the Cubs' first title in more than a century, we look back through the lens of history to list the stories, teams, players and plays that made their mark on MLB forever.
Baseball's elite teams are in a class of their own right now. Here's what the next seven teams need to do to catch the top tier.