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Colin O'Keefe

  • joined Apr 14, 2010
  • last login Jul 12, 2014
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Editor, Lookout Landing. Digital media editor with LexBlog. Mariners and Packers fan. Runner. University of Montana journalism alum.

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It's time, again, for the M's to get off the mat

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This isn't the first time the Mariners have been tested by a rough stretch, but is the first time a challenge like the one they face now looms on the other side of it.

Walker down, Pryor up, rotation set for A's series

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The Mariners have demoted Taijuan Walker and promomoted Stephen Pryor in a move aimed at maximizing their starting pitching before the break.

GameThread

7/5: Open game thread

Felix Hernandez vs. Jose Quintana

M's could get back in the AL West race right now

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As nearly everyone has their eyes set on the wild card race, it might be worth looking up and catching a glance at the bigger picture—because over the next two weeks, the Mariners have a chance to get back into the heart of the AL West race.

Jabari Blash's supension hits at the worst time

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In the second of two prospect profiles, we spoke to Tacoma Rainiers slugger Jabari Blash—prior to his 50-game suspension.

Down in Tacoma, Ty Kelly is lying in the weeds

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You've been talking a lot about Ty Kelly—so we decided to go talk to the man himself. Here's what the Rainiers' super-utility man with the patient eye had to say about his unique approach.

Rounding the corner

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I don't know if this is it—but it feels like it.

A complete over-analysis of Jesus Montero's dinger

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I'm willing to cling to anything at this point.

In a very familiar game, M's top Padres 5-1

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It was a game we've seen all too many times before, a terrible offense getting dominated by a mediocre starter, and blown out by a few timely hits. For once, the Mariners were on the other side of it.

M's hang tough on the road in 3-2 loss at Safeco

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The Mariners battled back from an early 2-0 deficit but surrendered the lead late in front of a crowd of mostly Yankees fans.

34-30: Chart

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Blegh.

GameThread

6/10: Open game thread

Better late than never.

M's near top of the league in attendance growth

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Fans are slowly starting to return to Safeco. Will you?

Kyle Seager: top-flight offensive third baseman

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Kyle Seager is on fire. Recency bias be damned, let's take a look at where Kyle Seager ranks today, offensively, among his peers at the third base position.

Roenis Elias is making it up as he goes

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Roenis Elias decided that facing the best 2-3-4 in baseball, with a complete game shutout on the line, was a good time to try out a new trick.

So this is life at .500

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Had you told me way back when that this is where the Mariners would be, I would've taken it. But it's more frustrating than I would've thought.

Saunders beats out a tapper as Mariners top Astros

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Roenis Elias hangs tough and, though the Mariners made it more difficult than it needed to be, they pulled out a win over the lowly Astros.

23-23: Chart

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A tough win against the Astros. Much better than a loss, eh?

GameThread
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5/22: Open game thread

Roenis Elias vs. Jarred Cosart

Reasons for regression

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A quick look at two big reasons why the Mariners' offense should improve.

Video
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Mariners a finalist for Cuban outfielder

Ken Rosenthal reports today that the Mariners are one of five finalists for the services of Cuban free agent outfielder Daniel Carbonell.

So, did they learn?

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The Mariners, once again, are facing a bit of adversity. Now, did they learn from last time? And will they pull out of it quicker?

On Rick Waits' moment in baseball history

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It's Mariners pitching coach Rick Waits' birthday. To celebrate, here's how he made one of baseball's most iconic moments possible.

Could the brutal road schedule be a good thing?

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Mike Blowers offers up an interesting comment on how the M's' extended road trip may have helped the team off the field.

Iwakuma's great, M's' offense not—still a win

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The Mariners only had two hits in the contest, but still pulled out the win. And no, it wasn't a lucky one.

18-16: Chart

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Mariners win behind a gem from Hisashi Iwakuma.

M's beat Athletics, move within two games of first

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The Mariners won a game like a contender would. They battled through the middle, their relievers hung on and the offense added runs late. Huge win.

16-15: Chart

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That's 9 of 11, and your Mariners move into second place in the AL West.

GameThread

5/6: Open game thread

Roenis Elias vs. Jesse Chavez

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