Already out for 3 weeks, Angels star Shohei Ohtani, according to ESPN, will have Tommy John surgery and miss this season and 2019. The Angels dispute the report.
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Always innovating with ways to crush the disabled list, the Mariners tried a fresh tactic Friday: Two at once, from the same unit. Relievers Juan Nicasio (right knee effusion) and Dan Altavilla (right elbow sprain) were placed on the 10-day disabled list ahead of Friday’s game in Tampa against the Rays. Called up from Tacoma
A 6-6, 225-pound righthander, Logan Gilbert was a dominant strikeout pitcher for three seasons at Stetson University in Florida.
The offense is still sputtering but Marco Gonzales continued the Mariners’ stellar starting pitching in a 2-1 over Texas Monday, their ninth win in the past 10 games.
Turns out Dee Gordon made a key steal of second base Sunday despite a broken big toe. He’s out likely several weeks; Mariners bring up Vogelbach to rest Cruz.
The depleted Sounders were closing in on a draw in Portland until a goal in the 86th minute by Sebastian Blanco gave the 100th renewal of the rivalry to the Timbers.
The loss of two of three games in soggy Detroit paled compared to the injury to Robinson Cano, who broke a bone in his right hand after being struck by pitch.
As they did in 2012, the Mariners open the 2019 regular season in Tokyo with two games against the Oakland A’s March 20-21, and play exhibitions against Japanese teams.
Free agent CB Byron Maxwell returned to the Seahawks Friday when he signed a one-year deal. He started the final six games of 2017 replacing Richard Sherman.
The Mariners Thursday activated 1B Ryon Healy from the disabled list and sent down 1B Dan Vogelbach to AAA Tacoma. Healy was available in Cleveland, where the Mariners (13-10), who have won series against the Rangers and White Sox on this road trip, were to begin a four-game series against the AL Central Division-leading Indians