Lineup: Mariners (51-50) at Cubs (62-40)
- 1. Nori Aoki, LF (L)
- 2. Leonys Martin, CF (L)
- 3. Robinson Cano, 2B (L)
- 4. Nelson Cruz, RF (R)
- 5. Kyle Seager, 3B (L)
- 6. Adam Lind, 1B (L)
- 7. Mike Zunino, C (R)
- 8. Shawn O'Malley, SS (S)
- 9. Wade Miley, P (L)
Alineación de Marineros en Chicago
The Seattle Mariners have placed right-hander Nathan Karns on the 15-day disabled list with a lower back strain a day after he was roughed up in a relief appearance.
Jon Lester recovered from a rut of bad starts, pitching six shutout innings that led the Chicago Cubs over the Seattle Mariners 12-1 Friday for their third straight win.
According to Reds source Mariners interested has been Zack Cozart and not Jay Bruce but not close to a deal.
The Mariners have had several of their pitchers mentioned in trade rumors over the last few days, but only one of them could actually be on the block.
Two hits away from No. 3,000, Ichiro Suzuki is in the Marlins' starting lineup batting third against the Cardinals on Friday.
Rumors swirling that Mariners and Reds could be discussing trade that would send Jay Bruce and Zach Cozart to Seattle for Ketel Marte and Tyler O'Neill but for now it's just a rumor nothing more
The Dodgers, Nationals and Orioles have talked with the Reds about Jay Bruce, while the Giants and Mariners appear to be out of the running.
The Seattle Mariners have inquired about Cincinnati Reds' shortstop Zack Cozart, even though he might not be a perfect fit for the team.
The Mariners have inquired about Reds SS Zack Cozart. Not a perfect fit with Ketel Marte due back sooner than expected. But the M's are on both Cozart & Jay Bruce
What a turnout for Friday afternoon baseball at Wrigley Field! Mariners visit the Cubs for first time since 2007.
One of five ESPN baseball experts polled sees Reds outfielder Jay Bruce being dealt to the Mariners before the deadline. Trade deadline predictions (Insider)
Mariners starter Taijuan Walker reportedly has caught the interest of several teams and will throw a bullpen session at Wrigley Field on Friday.
The Cleveland Indians, New York Mets, Seattle Mariners and St. Louis Cardinals reportedly are interested in right-handed reliever Joe Smith.
Gerrit Cole pitched a three-hitter for his first career complete game and Andrew McCutchen had a three-run home run among his three hits as the Pittsburgh Pirates beat the Seattle Mariners, 10-1.
Seattle has reached out to the Reds about Jay Bruce, who would be an upgrade over the Mariners' current corner outfielders, Jerry Crasnick writes.