Mariners Sign Draft Pick Gareth Morgan
The Seattle Mariners have signed outfielder Gareth Morgan from North York in Toronto (Ontario) Canada, the club’s second selection (74th overall pick) in the 2014 First-Year Player Draft, Director of Amateur Scouting Tom McNamara announced today.Morgan will be available for media interviews in the Mariners dugout following taking batting practice with the Mariners at Safeco Field.
Mariners Blank Rays Again, 3-0
Robinson Cano drove in two runs with a bases-loaded double and the Seattle Mariners blanked the Tampa Bay Rays for the second straight game, 3-0 Monday. Five Seattle pitchers combined on a five-hitter. The Mariners extended their scoreless streak to 19 games and won for the eighth time in nine games. The Rays have lost 13 of 14 and are saddled with the worst record in the major leagues at 24-41.
Felix: The American League Player Of The Week
Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Felix Hernandez has been named the American League Player of the Week for the period ending June 8th. The announcement was made earlier today on MLB Network.
Felix Still King: Mariners Beat Rays 5-0
Felix Hernandez has never won six straight decisions. Nor has he ever won any game at all at Tropicana Field. Both those items remain on The King's bucket list after the Mariners' 5-0 victory over the Rays on Sunday.