Mariners Game Central – May 28 vs. Indians

Lineup

Game #47: Mariners (23-23) vs. Indians (21-25) | 7:10 pm PT | Safeco Field
Starting Pitchers: LHP James Paxton (3-2, 3.52) vs. RHP Corey Kluber (2-5, 3.49)
Radio: 710 ESPN Seattle and the Mariners Radio Network…also on Mariners.com (for subscribers to MLB.tv)
TV: The game will be televised in HD on ROOT SPORTS
Live Stats: MLB Gameday will provide a live box score with pitch-by-pitch data
Starting Lineups: Starting lineups will be posted on MarinersMedia.com and Twitter when they become available
Game Information: Mariners | Indians | Mariners-Indians History

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Mariners Care Saturday Silent Auction

1909 Seattle Turks

The 2013 “Turn Back the Clock” uniform of the old Seattle Turks, worn by coach Mike Brumley, will be offered during the Saturday Mariners Care Silent Auction.

Fans at Safeco Field on Saturday, May 30, have the chance to bid on some unique autographed and game-used items from current and former Mariners players.

Mariners Care Saturday Silent Auctions benefit the team’s non-profit foundation, Mariners Care, which supports primarily youth-oriented organizations throughout the Pacific Northwest.

Items up for bid on Saturday:

  • Autographed Robinson Canó baseball and 2014 bobblehead
  • Autographed Nelson Cruz baseball
  • Autographed Brad Miller baseball
  • Autographed James Paxton baseball

    An autographed Robinson Cano baseball and bobblehead will be up for bid during the Saturday Mariners Care Silent Auction.

    An autographed Robinson Cano baseball and bobblehead will be up for bid during the Saturday Mariners Care Silent Auction.

  • Autographed Fernando Rodney baseball and 2015 bobblehead
  • Autographed Kyle Seager bat
  • Autographed game-used 2013 Turn Back the Clock 1909 Seattle Turks uniform worn by coach Mike Brumley
  • Autographed game-used Jackie Robinson Day #42 jersey and Civil Rights Game cap worn by pitcher Yoervis Medina
  • Autographed game-used Jackie Robinson Day #42 jersey and Civil Rights Game cap worn by coach Andy Van Slyke
  • Autographed 2015 Dustin Ackley Mariners jersey
  • Autographed 2015 Taijuan Walker Mariners jersey
  • Framed, autographed 8’x10’ photo of Mariners All-Star and 2010 Cy Young winner Felix Hernandez

Each item has a minimum opening bid, minimum raises and a buy-it-now guaranteed price. All items can be viewed at Section 128 on the Main Level. This Saturday, bidders will be able to view and bid on items with their mobile phones by texting CARE to 71760. Bidding will be open through the 6th inning.

From the Broadcast Booth

The Mariners open a big 11-game homestand–their longest of the season–tonight at 7:10 pm against the Cleveland Indians.  The four-game weekend series against the Tribe is followed by three against the New York Yankees (June 1-3) and another four-gamer against the Tampa Bay Rays (June 4-7).

Dave Sims returns to the ROOT Sports booth tonight with Mike Blowers while Aaron Goldsmith goes back to the 710 ESPN Radio booth. They switched roles during the just-completed trip.

Rick Rizzs will take a rare game off this Saturday.  His substitute on radio will be Gary Hill, the weekend host of Mariners radio pre and post-game shows.  Gary also produces a popular daily Mariners podcast.

Adding to the radio and TV coverage during the homestand will be Dan Wilson on Friday, May 29 and Thursday, June 4.  Jay Buhner will be on the air Tuesday, June 2.  Dan and Jay will appear on both radio and TV, during pre-game segments as well as the game itself.

Mariners Magazine and All-Access

Mariners Magazine airs two hours before each Sunday game on 710 ESPN and most stations on the Mariners Radio Network.  Hosted by Aaron Goldsmith, this week’s show runs from 11 am to noon.

Mariners All-Access will debut Sunday at 12 noon on ROOT Sports, and will re-air throughout the week following.

Ken Griffey Jr. to Represent Mariners at 2015 MLB Draft

Ken Griffey Jr. made the club as a 19-year-old in 1989.

Ken Griffey Jr. was the Mariners No. 1 selection in the 1987 MLB Draft

Former Mariner Ken Griffey Jr. will join an outstanding group of baseball legends scheduled to represent the 30 clubs at the 2015 Major League Baseball draft on Monday, June 8 at the MLB Network’s Studio 42 in Secaucus, New Jersey.

MLB announced its lineup of five Hall of Famers, four Most Valuable Players, one World Series-winning manager, 23 All-Stars and two former number one overall selections on Wednesday. 2015 MLB Draft Logo

Griffey, the Mariners number one overall selection in the 1987 MLB Draft and 1997 AL MVP, will join Hall of Famers Andre Dawson (1987 NL MVP), Reggie Jackson (1973 AL MVP), Tommy Lasorda, Mike Schmidt (1980-81, 1986 NL MVP) and Tony Perez in headlining an outstanding group of baseball personnel.

Joining Griffey as former top overall selections at this year’s 50th Anniversary celebration of the Draft is Baltimore Orioles representative B.J. Surhoff, who was selected by the Milwaukee Brewers with the number one pick in the 1985 Draft.

Other former All-Stars who will represent the Clubs are (alphabetically): Rick Aguilera (MIN), Bob Boone (WSH), Johnny Damon (KC), Ryan Dempster (CHI), Gary DiSarcina (LAA), Steve Finley (SD), Ryan Franklin (STL), Ralph Garr (ATL), Luis Gonzalez (ARI), J.J. Putz (ARI), Ben Sheets (MIL), Lee Smith (SF), Mario Soto (CIN), Robby Thompson (CLE), Alan Trammell (DET), Tim Wakefield (BOS) and Jack Wilson (PIT).

The Draft will begin live on MLB Network and MLB.com on Monday, June 8th at 4:00 p.m. (PT). For day one, MLB Network and MLB.com will provide live pick-by-pick coverage during the first round, Competitive Balance Round A, the second round and Competitive Balance Round B. The selection order of the Draft is determined by the reverse order of finish at the close of the previous championship season.

The Mariners have two picks on the first day of the draft: one in the 2nd round (#60 overall) and a Competitive Balance Round B pick (#72 overall).

Homestand Highlights: May 28-June 7

The Seattle Mariners begin a 10 game homestand tomorrow against the Cleveland Indians. Here are some highlights:

 

Game Central – May 27 at Rays

05.27.15 Lineup

Game #46: Mariners (22-23) at Rays (24-23) | 10:10 am PT/1:10 pm ET | Tropicana Field
Starting Pitchers: RHP Felix Hernandez (7-1, 2.19) vs. RHP Chris Archer (5-4, 2.40)
Radio: 710 ESPN Seattle and the Mariners Radio Network…also on Mariners.com (for subscribers to MLB.tv)
TV: The game will be televised in HD on ROOT SPORTS
Live Stats: MLB Gameday will provide a live box score with pitch-by-pitch data
Game Information: Mariners | Rays | Mariners-Rays History

Roster | 2015 Media Guide | Mariners Game Notes | 2015 SchedulePromotions
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Mariners Game Central – May 26 at Rays

Lineup

Game #44: Mariners (21-23) at Rays (24-22) | 4:10 pm PT/7:10 pm ET | Tropicana Field
Starting Pitchers: LHP J.A. Happ (3-1, 3.61) vs. RHP Alex Colome (3-1, 4.81)
Radio: 710 ESPN Seattle and the Mariners Radio Network…also on Mariners.com (for subscribers to MLB.tv)
TV: The game will be televised in HD on ROOT SPORTS
Live Stats: MLB Gameday will provide a live box score with pitch-by-pitch data
Starting Lineups: Starting lineups will be posted on MarinersMedia.com and Twitter when they become available
Game Information: Mariners | Rays | Mariners-Rays History

Roster | 2015 Media Guide | Mariners Game Notes | 2015 Schedule | MarinersMedia.com | Promotions
Social Media: From the Corner of Edgar & Dave | Instagram | @Mariners | @LosMarineros | Facebook

Mariners Game Central – May 25 at Tampa Bay

Today's Line-up

Today’s Line-up

Game #43: Mariners (20-23) at Rays (24-21) | 4:10 pm PT | Tropicana Field
Starting Pitchers: LHP Roenis Elias (1-1, 2.76) at RHP Jake Odorizzi (3-4, 2.43)
Radio: 710 ESPN Seattle and the Mariners Radio Network…also on Mariners.com (for subscribers to MLB.tv)
TV: The game will be televised in HD on ROOT SPORTS
Live Stats: MLB Gameday will provide a live box score with pitch-by-pitch data
Game Information: Mariners | Rays | Mariners-Rays History

Roster | 2015 Media Guide | Mariners Game Notes | 2015 Schedule | MarinersMedia.com | Promotions
Social Media: From the Corner of Edgar & Dave | Instagram | @Mariners | @LosMarineros | Facebook

Mariners Game Central – May 24 at Blue Jays

Today's Line-up

Today’s Line-up

Game #42: Mariners (20-22) at Blue Jays (19-26) | 10:07 am PT | Rogers Centre
Starting Pitchers: RHP Taijuan Walker (1-4, 7.47) at RHP Aaron Sanchez (3-4, 4.17)
Radio: 710 ESPN Seattle and the Mariners Radio Network…also on Mariners.com (for subscribers to MLB.tv)
TV: The game will be televised in HD on ROOT SPORTS
Live Stats: MLB Gameday will provide a live box score with pitch-by-pitch data
Game Information: Mariners | Blue Jays | Mariners-Blue Jays History

Roster | 2015 Media Guide | Mariners Game Notes | 2015 Schedule | MarinersMedia.com | Promotions
Social Media: From the Corner of Edgar & Dave | Instagram | @Mariners | @LosMarineros | Facebook

Mariners Game Central – May 23 at Toronto

Today's Line-up

Today’s Line-up

Game #41: Mariners (19-22) at Blue Jays (19-25) | 10:07 am PT | Rogers Centre
Starting Pitchers: LHP James Paxton (2-2, 3.59) at LHP Mark Buehrle (5-3, 5.36)
Radio: 710 ESPN Seattle and the Mariners Radio Network…also on Mariners.com (for subscribers to MLB.tv)
TV: The game will be televised in HD on ROOT SPORTS
Live Stats: MLB Gameday will provide a live box score with pitch-by-pitch data
Game Information: Mariners | Blue Jays | Mariners-Blue Jays History

Roster | 2015 Media Guide | Mariners Game Notes | 2015 Schedule | MarinersMedia.com | Promotions
Social Media: From the Corner of Edgar & Dave | Instagram | @Mariners | @LosMarineros | Facebook

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