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Hisashi Iwakuma's Surprise Return Caps Mariners' Surge Back to AL West Relevance

For a time, it looked like the Seattle Mariners had lost Hisashi Iwakuma. During that time, they had the look of a solid yet flawed team.

But then Iwakuma fell back into their laps. And now, well, surprise! What was a solid but flawed team now looks like a plain ol' solid team.

Hisashi Iwakuma to Mariners: Latest Contract Details, Comments and Reaction

Hisashi Iwakuma is staying in Washington, after all.

After originally agreeing to leave the Seattle Mariners for the Los Angeles Dodgers, Iwakuma signed a new deal with the Mariners on Thursday for 2016 with options for 2017 and 2018, per Shannon Drayer of ESPN Radio in Seattle.

The Mariners posted a video of general manager Jerry Dipoto announcing the re-signing of Iwakuma:

Nori Aoki to Mariners: Latest Contract Details, Comments, Reaction

After a magnificent start to 2015 for the San Francisco Giants, outfielder Nori Aoki suffered a concussion and was unable to return to action for a prolonged period of time.  

Steve Clevenger to Mariners: Latest Trade Details and Scouting Report

In a deal that sent Mark Trumbo to the Baltimore Orioles, the Seattle Mariners acquired utility man Steve Clevenger on Tuesday, per CBS Sports' Jon Heyman

Robinson Cano Is Still Good, but His $240M Megadeal Is Becoming an Albatross

From the sound of things, you'd think Robinson Cano is the worst baseball player, the biggest whiner and the most despicable human being ever.

In reality, he's not that bad of a guy. Or that bad of a player, really.

But if ever there was a time to acknowledge the honeymoon phase of his 10-year, $240 million contract with the Seattle Mariners is over, it sure seems like now.

Chris Iannetta to Mariners: Latest Contract Details, Comments, Reaction

The Seattle Mariners announced on Monday they have signed veteran catcher Chris Iannetta to a one-year deal.

Contract terms weren’t disclosed, though Greg Johns of indicated it's a major league deal:

Leonys Martin to Mariners in 5-Player Deal: Latest Trade Details, Reaction

After their center fielders finished 26th in WAR in 2015, per FanGraphs, the Seattle Mariners decided to upgrade their available options.

Scott Servais Reportedly to Be Named Mariners Manager: Latest Details, Reaction

Jerry Dipoto continues to put his stamp on the Seattle Mariners organization, as the new general manager is reportedly set to hire Scott Servais to succeed Lloyd McClendon as manager.  

Lloyd McClendon: Latest News, Rumors and Specultion on Mariners Manager's Future

As the Seattle Mariners begin to evaluate things to prepare for 2016, the fate of manager Lloyd McClendon remains up in the air with new general manager Jerry DiPoto. 

Continue for updates. 

DiPoto Undecided on McClendon

Saturday, Oct. 3

According to USA Today's Bob Nightengale, there are conflicting feelings between DiPoto and rival executives about what the future holds for McClendon in Seattle:

Robinson Cano Injury: Updates on Mariners Star's Hernia and Recovery

A disappointing season for the Seattle Mariners is ending with injury woes for star second baseman Robinson Cano, who will have offseason surgery for a sports hernia.

Continue for updates.


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