Yedlin Returns To Seattle, European Interest Rises
DeAndre Yedlin has rejoined the Seattle Sounders amid reports that a move to Europe is on the horizon following his impressive performance for the United States in the World Cup. Yedlin took part in training Monday and is expected to be available for both of Seattle's matches this week against rival Portland - first in the U.S. Open Cup on Wednesday and then in MLS play Sunday. Yedlin did not comment directly on reports coming from Italy about a pending deal that would see the 20-year-old defender move to AS Roma in 2015 after completing this season with Seattle. Yedlin said he's letting his representatives handle any discussions and Seattle general manager Adrian Hanauer issued a statement saying if a deal with a foreign team is finalized the team will announce it. July 8, 2014
Mariners News July 7
White Sox Edge Mariners 1-0 - Hector Noesi pitched five-hit ball into the seventh inning for his first win in a month, leading the Chicago White Sox to a 1-0 victory over the Seattle Mariners on Sunday. Noesi struck out five and walked two in 6 2/3 innings, a crisp performance against one of his former teams. The right-hander pitched for Seattle for parts of three seasons before he was cut in April.
Mariners Sweep Astros 5-2
Veteran right-hander Chris Young rolled out another strong start on Wednesday afternoon, as he allowed just two hits over seven innings to help the red-hot Mariners sweep the Astros with a 5-2 win at Minute Maid Park.After blowing open a 13-2 win on Tuesday with seven runs in the sixth, Seattle won the series finale by posting four runs in that same frame against Astros starter Brad Peacock to overcome a 2-0 deficit.
Mariners Over Astros 13-2
Robinson Cano and Kyle Seager had three RBIs apiece, James Jones added two, and a seven-run sixth inning propelled the Seattle Mariners to score a season high in a 13-2 win over the Houston Astros on Tuesday night. Cano drove in two to give Seattle the lead in the first, and then proceeded to hit the first of the five doubles in the sixth inning that tied a franchise mark and pushed the lead to 10-1.