With Mallex on board, what’s in store for Cano?

As has been noted frequently this offseason, Mariners general manager Jerry Dipoto faces a series of decisions in the coming days that will play out like dominoes, where one moves leads to the next. And the biggest -- or certainly most-expensive -- domino on the board figures to be Robinson Cano.… Read More
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With Mallex on board, what’s in store for Cano?

As has been noted frequently this offseason, Mariners general manager Jerry Dipoto faces a series of decisions in the coming days that will play out like dominoes, where one moves leads to the next. And the biggest -- or certainly most-expensive -- domino on the board figures to be Robinson Cano.… Read More
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Zunino to Rays, Mallex to M’s in 5-player deal

Mallex Smith believes in second chances, so he'll happily give Mariners general manager Jerry Dipoto a pass on his first abbreviated stint with Seattle. Smith is the centerpiece of a five-player swap that sent catcher Mike Zunino, outfielder Guillermo Heredia and Minor League left-hander Michael Plassmeyer to the Rays in exchange for Smith and Minor League outfielder Jake Fraley.… Read More
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Mariners hire Paul Davis as pitching coach

Paul Davis, who spent the past five seasons in the Cardinals' organization as a Minor League coordinator, has been hired as the Mariners' pitching coach to replace Mel Stottlemyre Jr.… Read More
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Pitchers Vincent, Ramirez opt for free agency

Mariners general manager Jerry Dipoto continued preparing for what likely will be an active offseason on Friday. Pitchers Nick Vincent and Erasmo Ramirez elected to become free agents after clearing waivers and being outrighted to Triple-A Tacoma.… Read More
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Source: Gonzales agrees to 2-yr., $1.9M deal

Left-hander Marco Gonzales, one of the Mariners' most pleasant surprises last season, will receive a hike in pay for the next two seasons after agreeing to a two-year, $1.9 million deal on Thursday, a source confirmed to MLB.com on Thursday.… Read More
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