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  • Dipoto was hospitalized with blood clots in lungs
    Mariners general manager Jerry Dipoto was released from a Las Vegas hospital on Thursday afternoon and has been cleared to fly back to Seattle on Friday after dealing with severe chest pains caused by a series of blood clots that had developed in his lungs.
  • From hospital bed, Dipoto adds vet bat in Edwin
    The Mariners traded recently acquired first baseman Carlos Santana to the Indians on Thursday for veteran slugger Edwin Encarnacion and a Competitive Balance Round B pick in next June's Draft.
  • Late deal highlights Mariners' Winter Meetings
    It took until the final minutes of the Winter Meetings, when Jerry Dipoto wound up signing off on a deal from a hospital bed, but the Mariners lived up to expectations in being one of the few teams to make a trade at the four-day gathering that concluded Thursday at the Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino.
  • Seattle selects reliever Brennan in Rule 5 Draft
    Looking for every opportunity to add young talent for their rebuilding efforts, the Mariners selected right-handed reliever Brandon Brennan from the Rockies in the Major League portion of the Rule 5 Draft on Thursday.
  • Mariners examining all options to fill closer role
    With Edwin Diaz shipped to the Mets, the Mariners know replacing the hard-throwing righty won't be an overnight task.
  • Servais embraces challenge of new-look roster
    For Scott Servais, the goal doesn't change. As the Mariners manager, he's going to do his best to win every possible game this season. But his team? Yeah, that part definitely will be different in 2019.
  • Dipoto eyes options until prospects are ready
    The Mariners have some promising new prospects in their farm system, courtesy of the flurry of trades already completed this offseason by general manager Jerry Dipoto. But the club doesn't want to rush their new acquisitions, including shortstop J.P. Crawford, the 24-year-old who spent last season with the Phillies and is technically no longer a prospect since his rookie eligibility expired.
  • Mariners' Top 30 prospects list
    Who do the Mariners have in the pipeline? Get scouting reports, video, stats, projected ETAs and more for Seattle's Top 30 Prospects on MLB Pipeline's Prospect Watch.
  • Mariners plan to try Cowart as 2-way player
    General manager Jerry Dipoto's first move of the Winter Meetings on Monday didn't create many waves as the Mariners claimed infielder Kaleb Cowart off waivers from the Angels. But Cowart's position -- with Seattle announcing he'll be given a shot at pitching as a two-way player -- raised a few eyebrows.
  • Martinez in spotlight as Hall momentum builds
    While early returns are most promising for Edgar Martinez in his final push for being elected into the National Baseball Hall of Fame this winter, the Mariners aren't taking anything for granted.
  • Mariners interested in Japanese star lefty Kikuchi
    While Jerry Dipoto insists nothing was brewing on the trade front Monday for the Mariners after what he called one of the most boring first 36 hours of any Winter Meetings he's attended, the energetic general manager acknowledged Seattle is definitely interested in Japanese free-agent pitcher Yusei Kikuchi.
  • Mariners assistant GM Kingston joins Dodgers
    Jeff Kingston, who has been an assistant general manager with the Mariners for the past nine years, resigned from that post to take the same position with the Dodgers on Sunday.
  • Source: Mariners ink Milone to Minors deal
    With some openings available in their pitching staff following a flurry of early trades this offseason, the Mariners figure to be an attractive landing spot for some veterans looking for an opportunity this spring. One of the first to take advantage is left-hander Tommy Milone. The 31-year-old free agent agreed to a Minor League contract with a non-roster invitation to camp, according to a source, though the deal has not been confirmed by the Mariners.
  • White makes AFL's Top Prospects team
    The Arizona Fall League announced its 2018 Top Prospects team on Monday morning.
  • Every team's current franchise icon
    Today, we look at the franchise icons for each team -- the guy who, if he were traded, would break the hearts of the local fans. Some of them, to be fair, stretch the definition of "icon"; you'll notice that more frequently with clubs that are in the midst of a rebuild.
  • Each team's best 1st-rounder of the past decade
    The release of the 2019 Draft Top 50 list had the MLB Pipeline staff thinking about Drafts in years past. Teams always want to get that first pick right and there have been some real home runs hit in the first round.
  • Inbox: Who will pitch for Mariners in 2019?
    What will the Mariners' pitching staff look like in 2019? What do you hink they will honestly end up doing with Felix? Beat reporter Greg Johns answers these and other questions in the latest Inbox.
  • Mariners happy to land Kelenic's talented bat
    Mariners general manager Jerry Dipoto specifically targeted players he feels can be part of a wave of talent that crests in a year or two and pushes the Mariners past the middle place they've been stuck in recent years in the American League West. The one exception? That would be Jarred Kelenic, the prize prospect with the most upside of any of the newest Mariners, though the longest path still to the Majors.
  • Dipoto thrilled with return in wake of big trades
    In six trades already this offseason, Mariners GM Jerry Dipoto has brought in younger Major League-ready players and a group of prospects that includes the instant addition of a new top three in MLB Pipeline's Top 30 Mariners Prospects ratings.
  • Pudge, PR Governor stump for Edgar's HOF
    Pudge, PR Governor stump for Edgar's HOF
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