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2016 Schedule
86-76, 2nd in AL West
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Ultimate Standings: Mariners fans reward strong 2016

In ESPN The Magazine's annual ranking of 122 pro sports teams, the Seattle Mariners might have missed the playoffs, but fans rewarded a strong season with a 26-spot jump.

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Another day, another Tyler O'Neill homer

The Mariners prospect hit a two-run blast for the Peoria Javelinas of the Arizona Fall League on Tuesday. O'Neill has now homered in three of his last four games. Meanwhile, Luiz Gohara got the win with a scoreless inning of relief. Box score

Salary arbitration projections: Mariners

All estimates via Matt Swartz and MLB Trade Rumors' projection model:

  • Charlie Furbush - $1.6 million
  • Tom Wilhelmsen - $3.8 million
  • Ryan Cook - $1.2 million
  • Leonys Martin - $6.3 million
  • Evan Scribner - $1.1 million
  • Steve Clevenger - $800,000
  • Nick Vincent - $1.5 million
  • Vidal Nuno - $1.1 million
  • James Paxton - $2.7 million
  • Taijuan Walker - $2.8 million
  • Jesus Sucre - $600,000
  • MLBTradeRumors.com

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O'Neill shows more pop in AFL

Mariners prospect Tyler O'Neill hit his second home run in four games and added a double batting cleanup for the Peoria Javelinas of the Arizona Fall League on Monday. Box score

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Seattle arms lighting up guns in Arizona

Luiz Gohara was sitting 96-98 mph in a short outing on Tuesday, while Thyago Vieira sat 97-102 with a delivery that "has to be hell on hitters," Keith Law writes. Only one of the two Brazilians looks like a potential starter, though. Law: Scouting the AFL (Insider)

Guillermo Heredia solid in AFL action

Heredia, who held his own in 45 games with the Mariners this season, had a double and a triple leading off for the Peoria Javelinas of the Arizona Fall League on Friday. Fellow M's farmhand Tyler O'Neill went 1-for-4, and top pitching prospect Luiz Gohara served up a solo homer and struck out two in one inning of work. Box score

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Two Mariners among top FA power bats

The M's first-base platoon of Adam Lind and Dae-Ho Lee was successful this season, as the duo combined to hit 34 home runs. Buster Olney previews how they both stack up to other big bats. The well-stocked slugger market (Insider)

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Mariners a fit for Brian McCann?

With a weak market for catchers this offseason, sources tell Buster Olney that the Yankees might take advantage and shop McCann. The M's, who could use a lefty-hitting backstop to platoon with Mike Zunino, are a possible match. The market for McCann (Insider)

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O'Neill solid in AFL action

Mariners prospect Tyler O'Neill went 2-for-6 with a home run, two RBIs and two runs scored for the Peoria Javelinas in Arizona Fall League action on Wednesday. O'Neill was the designated hitter and batted third. Box score

Mixed results for Mariners in AFL opener

Two of the M's top prospects -- Tyler O'Neill and Luiz Gohara -- posted eye-catching lines for the Peoria Javelinas of the Arizona Fall League on Tuesday. O'Neill went 1-for-6 with a double and four strikeouts while Gohara allowed two runs on three hits in 1 2/3 innings. All five of his outs came on K's. Box score

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Hank Aaron Award finalists: AL West

The Hank Aaron Award is given annually to a player recognized as the most outstanding offensive performer in his league. Fans can vote for their selections on MLB.com or on Twitter. Here are the nominees for each AL West team:

  • Houston Astros: Jose Altuve
  • Los Angeles Angels: Mike Trout
  • Oakland Athletics: Khris Davis
  • Seattle Mariners: Nelson Cruz
  • Texas Rangers: Adrian Beltre

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Mariners' longest homers of 2016

All distances calculated by ESPN's Home Run Tracker:

  • Nelson Cruz - 463 feet (9/23)
  • Nelson Cruz - 458 feet (6/2)
  • Nelson Cruz - 457 feet (7/2)
  • Franklin Gutierrez - 455 feet (5/21)
  • Nelson Cruz - 454 feet (9/24)

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Mariners finish in top half of rankings

It came down to the wire, but Seattle didn't get the help it needed to snap its postseason drought. Now the attention turns to Felix Hernandez, who raised concerns with his decline this year. Week 26 Power Rankings

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What's next for the Mariners?

With Seattle missing the postseason yet again, Jim Bowden lays out three objectives for the team this offseason. Among the priorities is adding another starter to a rotation that lost steam at the end of this year. To-do lists for eliminated teams (Insider)

Jim Caple ESPN Senior Writer 

Mariners manager Scott Servais on season-ending 3-2 loss and near home run by Kyle Seager that was caught at wall in bottom of ninth: "We didn't have a lot of wind in our sails. The loss last night took a lot out of everyone physically and emotionally ... (The near home run) was a microcosm of the season. So close."

Jim Caple ESPN Senior Writer 

Mariners season is over and playoff drought continues but it was much better than expected with record of 86-76 and standout seasons from Robinson Cano, Nelson Cruz and Kyle Seager. Just 182 days until Opening Day!

Team Stats

  • Batting
  • Pitching
Batting Average.25910th
On Base Percentage.3269th
Slugging Percentage.4308th
Earned Run Average4.008th
Quality Starts74Tied-14th

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