Mike Zunino’s first full season with the Mariners was an intriguing one, as the young catcher showed off some of the skills that prompted Seattle to take him third overall in the 2012 draft. But he also showed a lot of his inexperience and a continued lack of plate discipline over the course of 131 games.
I don’t think that Sherman has surpassed him but it does bring up an interesting question.
Mariners manager Lloyd McClendon certainly came away with one persistent thought after Seattle’s 5-2 loss to the Houston Astros.
Something about the Mariners brings out the best in Jerome Williams.
Tigers rookie Robbie Ray (1-3) struggled while replacing injured Anibal Sanchez. He allowed four runs and seven hits in five innings
When David Price saw Brad Ausmus striding toward the mound in the eighth inning Saturday, Price figured his night was done.
Price allowed three hits, struck out seven and walked three in his first game at Comerica Park since he was acquired in a trade with Tampa Bay last month.
Saturday night’s game between the Detroit Tigers and the Seattle Mariners could turn out to be a classic.
Rick Porcello struggled badly in his first appearance since pitching the final three innings of Detroit’s 19-inning loss in Toronto on Sunday.
Austin Jackson is starting the settle in with the Seattle Mariners.