Seattle Mariners


A year ago, the AL West had baseball's best regular season team (Los Angeles) and nearly sent 60 percent of its clubs (Oakland and Seattle) to the playoffs.


The Cubs traded Justin Ruggiano to the Seattle Mariners now, setting themselves up to make more moves later.


Chris Sale impressive 2014 campaign was rewarded Tuesday with a third-place finish in the AL Cy Young award voting, finishing behind Cleveland's Corey Kluber and Seattle's Felix Hernandez.


GLENDALE, Ariz. -- Francellis Montas looked equal parts future big leaguer and raw prospect in his Arizona Fall League start Thursday afternoon at Camelback Ranch.