The outfielder reportedly is in the process of agreeing to a six-year, $68.5 million deal.
Mariners third baseman Kyle Seager, an All-Star last year after hitting 25 home runs with 96 RBI, has agreed to a seven-year, $100 million contract extension with the team.
Outside of the rainy Pacific Northwest, the news of Kyle Seager's $100 million contract extension was overshadowed by the Red Sox signing both Hanley Ramirez and Pablo Sandoval to about $185 million worth of contracts. It's typical fare for Seager, who is overlooked and under-appreciated nationally.
Here's this week's Mariners' winter league report from Kelly Munro of the baseball info staff.
The ballot for the 2015 Baseball Hall of Fame class was released today. Former Mariners' ace Randy Johnson makes his first appearance on the ballot along with 16 other newcomers.
The Boston Red Sox reportedly have added Pablo Sandoval, previously with San Francisco, and Hanley Ramirez, previously with the Los Angeles Dodgers.
Kyle Seager is going to be wearing a Mariners' uniform for quite some time. And he will be paid handsomely to do so.
The Mariners’ longtime stance against domestic violence and their efforts to prevent it were rewarded again on Thursday.
The Mariners made a minor trade of players not on the 40-man roster. They sent Class AAA utility player Ty Kelly to the St. Louis Cardinals in exchange for right-handed pitcher Sam Gaviglio.
The Mariners added three players to their 40-man roster to protect them from the Rule 5 draft. Infielder Ketel Marte, catcher John Hicks and right-handed pitcher Mayckol Guaipe had their minor league contracts selected.
The Mariners made a minor roster move today, claiming left-handed pitcher Edward Olmos off of waivers.
Giancarlo Stanton signed a record $325 million, 13-year contract and conceded he wasn’t certain he should have agreed to the deal.
The Tacoma Rainiers and the Mariners announced that Pat Listach will manage the Class AAA affiliate for the 2015 season. Listach replaces Roy Howell, who will remain in the organization in some capacity.
Listach brings experience as manager and major-league player to Class AAA Rainiers.
With Jason Heyward being traded to the St. Louis Cardinals on Monday, it led many to assume that left fielder Justin Upton is bound for Seattle as the Braves dump salary and retool their team. And that's more than a fair assumption.
Slugger Giancarlo Stanton agreed to terms with the Miami Marlins on a $325 million, 13-year contract, team owner Jeffrey Loria said. It is the most lucrative deal for a U.S. athlete in terms of total value.
The Mariners announced via their blog that they have signed Cuban left-hander Misael Siverio to a minor league contract. The organization said Siverio would not get an invite to Major League spring training, but he is going to participate in the minor league mini-camp in early February.
The Mariners got a bit of a scare early Saturday morning when All-Star second baseman Robinson Cano was struck by a pitch in the right foot and limped off the field.