Marco Gonzales made key mental adjustment in bounce-back start for Mariners
Mariners left-hander Marco Gonzales, a Gonzaga University graduate, allowed no earned runs in 4 2/3 innings with a season-high eight strikeouts in his first career start against the Houston Astros on Thursday at Safeco Field.
Mariners pitcher Felix Hernandez speaks after learning he's start his 10th consecutive Opening Day start, which is the longest active streak in MLB and something only six other pitchers in MLB history have accomplished. "Seattle deserves to be in the
James Paxton made one last spring start before he embarks on what could be a dominant 2018 season based on the progress he made in 2017. Says he feels ready to go, plus talks about the Mariners rotation.
Marco Gonzales finished his 2018 spring training with some impressive performances, finishing with a 2.08 ERA in seven starts and 26 innings pitched. The left-hander and 26-year-old from Gonzaga University is slated for the No. 4 slot in the Mariners
James Paxton was limited to 4 2/3 innings in his first start of the 2018 season and Nelson Cruz left with an ankle injury just after he had hit a 2-run home run in the Mariners’ 6-5 loss to the Indians.
On March 26, 2000, Seattle's iconic Kingdome was reduced to a pile of rubble in a tidy 16.8 seconds. The downtown stadium, which went from engineering marvel to eyesore in less than a quarter century, collapsed in a controlled implosion 18 years ago.