Tag: Seattle Mariners

Ichiro wins Seattle’s heart again with moving speech ahead of walk-off win

The Seattle Mariners are spending their penultimate weekend at home this season honoring future Hall of Famer Ichiro Suzuki’s career with “Ichiro Weekend,” which kicked off Friday night in Seattle. The 45-year-old retired from playing after the Mariners’ season-opening series against the Oakland Athletics in his native Japan. Ichiro has been serving as a special […]

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MLB suspends Mariners infielder Tim Beckham 80 games for positive PED test

<img class="caas-img has-preview" alt="Mariners infielder Tim Beckham has been suspended for 80 games. (Jennifer Buchanan/USA Today Sports)” src=”https://s.yimg.com/ny/api/res/1.2/1tV1MFLIhlzSquXK2V9W_g–/YXBwaWQ9aGlnaGxhbmRlcjt3PTY0MDtoPTQyNi42MTcyMzgxODM1MDMy/https://s.yimg.com/uu/api/res/1.2/iOKdR1aBQWO.loj217YtYQ–~B/aD0yODc3O3c9NDMxNjtzbT0xO2FwcGlkPXl0YWNoeW9u/https://media-mbst-pub-ue1.s3.amazonaws.com/creatr-images/2019-08/9b6ae210-b86d-11e9-9f77-9caff57f455e” data-src=”https://s.yimg.com/ny/api/res/1.2/1tV1MFLIhlzSquXK2V9W_g–/YXBwaWQ9aGlnaGxhbmRlcjt3PTY0MDtoPTQyNi42MTcyMzgxODM1MDMy/https://s.yimg.com/uu/api/res/1.2/iOKdR1aBQWO.loj217YtYQ–~B/aD0yODc3O3c9NDMxNjtzbT0xO2FwcGlkPXl0YWNoeW9u/https://media-mbst-pub-ue1.s3.amazonaws.com/creatr-images/2019-08/9b6ae210-b86d-11e9-9f77-9caff57f455e”>Mariners infielder Tim Beckham has been suspended for 80 games. (Jennifer Buchanan/USA Today Sports) Major League Baseball announced on Tuesday that Tim Beckham, infielder for the Seattle Mariners, has been suspended for testing positive for a performance-enhancing […]

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Hall of Fame Notebook: Called Shots, Clubhouse Naps and Derek Jeter Chants

COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. — A new exhibit at the National Baseball Hall of Fame, on the history of baseball cards, is called Shoebox Treasures. After spending a few days in Cooperstown, N.Y., covering the induction ceremonies last weekend, I had a shoebox overflowing with tidbits to treasure. Here are a few scenes and sounds: WHILE OTHERS […]

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