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Watch Charlie Furbush on The [206] Tonight

Charlie Furbush with Pat Cashman and Chris Cashman.

Charlie Furbush with Pat Cashman and Chris Cashman.

Left-handed relief pitcher Charlie Furbush will make his comedic TV debut tonight (technically Sunday morning) as a guest of The [206] TV show following Saturday Night Live (on NBC/King 5).

Furbush joins Seattle comedians Pat Cashman, Chris Cashman and Dylan Avila on the show. Be sure to tune in to watch Charlie!

Charlie Furbush – Live Chat Rewind


Mariners relief pitcher Charlie Furbush visited the Seattle Times this afternoon for a Live Chat. Charlie answered fans questions for over an hour and then got a small tour of the newsroom. You can view the chat transcript by clicking on the image below:


Tonight’s Cactus League Report on 710 ESPN Seattle



Cactus League play is underway and, with that, our regular Tuesday night show makes its transition from the Hot Stove League to the Cactus League Report. Tonight’s two-hour program is hosted by Rick Rizzs, Aaron Goldsmith and Shannon Drayer, and we have quite the lineup in store. Tune in to hear from skipper Lloyd McClendon, catcher Mike Zunino, LHP Charlie Furbush, RHP Blake Beavan, OF James Jones, minor league catching coordinator and Mariners legend Dan Wilson, and’s Greg Johns.

You can listen to tonight’s show from 7-9 p.m. on 710 ESPN Seattle or stream online on

Scenes From the Mariners Caravan

Catching you up on some great photos of the Mariners Winter Caravan through Eastern Washington. Nick Franklin, Charlie Furbush and Brandon Maurer, along with broadcasters Mike Blowers and Aaron Goldsmith, and of course the Mariner Moose, have been having a great time visiting with our fans on the East side of the state.

Here are some photos taken by team photographer Ben Van Houten from Whitman College in Walla Walla, the Boys and Girls club of Kootenai county in Post Falls, Idaho and also Bryan Elementary school in Coeur d’Alene, Idaho.

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Hot Stove League Radio Show Rewind


If you were not able to turn into last night’s Hot Stove League Radio Show, have no worries, we’ve got you covered. You can listen to a podcast of the 2-hour show via (link).

This edition of the Hot Stove League featured hosts Aaron Goldsmith, Shannon Drayer and Mike Blowers interviewing relief pitchers Danny Farquhar and Charlie Furbush, bench coach Trent Jewett, Seattle Times columnist Larry Stone and broadcaster Dave Sims.

The next edition of the Hot Stove League Radio Show is next Tuesday (Jan. 14) from 7-9 p.m. on 710 ESPN Seattle and

Mariners Team Store Holiday Events

Mariners Team Stores will hold several exciting events to get you in the Holiday spirit. Looking for that perfect gift for the baseball fan in your family? Be sure to stop by any of the five locations at Safeco Field, downtown Seattle, Alderwood Mall, Southcenter Mall and Bellevue Square.


  • Beginning today, receive a FREE Ken Griffey Jr. Hall of Fame Commemorative Photo Mint with a $75 merchandise purchase.
  • Limited quantities, while supplies last.

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  • Meet Mariners legend Dan Wilson on Friday 12/6 from 6:00-7:30 pm at the Bellevue Team Store.



  • Saturday 12/7 and Sunday 12/8 from 10:00-5:00 pm at the Safeco Field Team Store
  • 25% off all merchandise (certain exclusions apply)
  • Get a FREE personalized cap with any purchase


  • Friday 12/13 from 7:00-9:00 pm at the Bellevue Team Store
  • Host Rick Rizzs along with special guest Mike Blowers will have interviews with guests from around the game.
  • Prizes will be given out throughout the evening!


  • Bellevue Team Store – Friday 12/13 from 7:00-8:00 pm
  • Southcenter Team Store – Sunday 12/15 from 1:00-2:00 pm
  • Alderwood Team Store – Sunday  12/15 from 4:00-5:00 pm


  • Meet Mariners pitcher Charlie Furbush on Saturday 12/14 from 2:00-3:30 pm at the Alderwood Team Store.


  • Meet Mariners pitcher Carter Capps on Saturday 12/28 from 2:00-3:30 pm at the Southcenter Team Store.

Holiday Events

Mariners In New York City

It was a busy day for several Mariners players prior to tonight’s game vs. the Yankees. Four players (Tom Wilhelmsen, Charlie Furbush, Lucas Luetge, Brandon Maurer) took over the MLB Fan Cave, and Michael Morse and Raul Ibanez were guests at the headquarters to participate in the Edward Jones Chatting Cage.

We’ll post some video and more photos of the two visits later, but here a few quick pics of the guys from this morning.

Brandon Maurer, Charlie Furbush, Lucas Luetge and Tom Wilhelmsen at the MLB Fan Cave.

Brandon Maurer, Charlie Furbush, Lucas Luetge and Tom Wilhelmsen at the MLB Fan Cave.

Michael Morse and Raul Ibanez were guests at headquarters today.

Michael Morse and Raul Ibanez were guests at headquarters today.

Catching Up with the Mariners Caravan

The Mariners Winter Caravan has been touring Eastern Washington this week, with Charlie Furbush, Casper Wells, Mike Blowers and Dave Valle signing autographs and making appearances at schools. Here are some images taken by Mariners Team Photographer Ben Van Houten.

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The Eastern Washington swing of the caravan concludes today in the Tri-Cities. Michael Saunders, Lucas Luetge and Rick Rizzs will conclude the caravan next week with stops in Mt. Vernon, Bellingham, Ferndale, Vancouver, B.C., Tacoma and Tukwila. The annual Mariners FanFest will be held January 26-27 at Safeco Field.

Mariners Magazine – August

Starting with tonight’s game against the Blue Jays, Mariners fans will have their first chance to pick up the August issue of Mariners Magazine (Volume 23, Issue 5) featuring left-handed relief pitcher Charlie Furbush on the cover.

Below is the featured article in magazine (Maine Man) on the Mariners left-hander.

You can pick up Mariners Magazine throughout Safeco Field and at any of the five Mariners Team Stores. You can also subscribe to Mariners Magazine and have it delivered to your home.

Mariners All-Access – Tricks of the Trade

The newest episode of Mariners All-Access debuts today on ROOT Sports NW at noon, and re-airs tonight at 6 p.m. following the Mariners-Padres Interleague finale.  If you are not able to watch today, you can catch the show at 6 pm on June 29 or June 30.

This week’s episode is dedicated to the Tricks of the Trade feature.

  • Switch hitters are rare and the Mariners have the rarest… one with power.  Justin Smoak puts on a hitting clinic from both sides of the plate, from the most basic things like stance and swing, to contact points with the ball.
  • Left-handed reliever Charlie Furbush earns a cameo, but his impact is big, just like his slider—he’ll teach you how he throws it. (Great at parties to strike out your friends).
  • Catcher Jesus Montero recently switched things up, not his delivery or swing, but his equipment.  Here is a hint, it is unknown how well Montero would fair out on the ice against Pavel Datsyuk, but he looks the part with his new mask.
  • And finally, if the ball gets by an infielder, the guy is going to be standing on first, if it gets by the outfield chances are someone is touching home—that’s why they say, the infield will hurt you, the outfield will kill you.  Outfielder Michael Saunders makes sure this won’t happen.  He takes us out to the grass for a lesson on catching Major League fly balls.

Michael Saunders will be featured on today’s episode of Mariners All-Access showing the Tricks of the Trade behind catching fly balls. (Getty Images)

Check back to the blog for more previews of Mariners All-Access.

– JE


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