D-Backs pound Iwakuma

Jul 29, 2015

D-Backs pound Iwakuma

Hisashi Iwakuma was roughed up for six runs in 5⅔ innings on 10 hits, his worst in the major leagues, and took his second loss of the season in the Seattle Mariners’ 8-4 defeat to the Arizona Diamondbacks on Tuesday. Iwakuma (2-2) gave up ...

Seattle's Iwakuma shelled in return from disabled list

Jul 7, 2015

Seattle's Iwakuma shelled in return from disabled list

Hisashi Iwakuma, making his first start since April 20, gave up a big league career-high four home runs for the Seattle Mariners, who were pounded Monday 12-5 by the Detroit Tigers. Iwakuma, who walked off the mound with a runner on in the sixth ...

Iwakuma slated to start against Tigers on Monday

Jul 4, 2015

Iwakuma slated to start against Tigers on Monday

Seattle Mariners manager Lloyd McClendon said Friday that right-hander Hisashi Iwakuma will return to start Monday’s game against the Detroit Tigers at Safeco Field. Iwakuma went on the disabled list in late April with a strained lat muscle, but he has been working his ...

Jul 2, 2015

Mariners skipper McClendon says Iwakuma moving in right direction

Seattle Mariners manager Lloyd McClendon said Wednesday he was pleased with the progress being made by Japanese right-hander Hisashi Iwakuma after his latest rehab start. On the disabled list since April with a strained lat muscle, Iwakuma allowed one run on five hits over ...

Jun 26, 2015

Iwakuma throws four scoreless innings in Triple-A rehab outing

Seattle Mariners right-hander Hisashi Iwakuma pitched four shutout innings for the Triple-A Tacoma Rainiers on Thursday as he continues his recovery from a strained back and side. Sidelined since April 23 and on the disabled list, he struck out four, allowed three hits and ...

Jun 13, 2015

Iwakuma to pitch in simulated game

Seattle Mariners right-hander Hisashi Iwakuma is poised to throw his first simulated game since going on the disabled list with a strained lat muscle, according to a report on the club’s website on Friday. Iwakuma, sidelined since April 23, came through Thursday’s bullpen session ...

Jun 5, 2015

Iwakuma makes 27-pitch bullpen session

Seattle Mariners right-hander Hisashi Iwakuma threw in the bullpen on Thursday for the first time since he went on the disabled list in April. Iwakuma, who is on the disabled list with a strained back and side, declared his 27-pitch session in the bullpen ...

Injured Iwakuma put on disabled list

Apr 25, 2015

Injured Iwakuma put on disabled list

Hisashi Iwakuma was placed on the 15-day disabled list on Friday with a right lat strain, leaving a hole in Seattle’s rotation. The move before the series opener against Minnesota, retroactive to April 21, was a surprise, but Mariners general manager Jack Zduriencik said ...

Uehara earns save in return

Apr 15, 2015

Uehara earns save in return

Pitching for the first time this season after coming off the disabled list, Koji Uehara tossed one inning of perfect relief and earned the save as the Boston Red Sox beat the Washington Nationals 8-7 on Tuesday night. Uehara replaced countryman Junichi Tazawa on ...

Iwakuma, M's fall to Astros

Sep 11, 2014

Iwakuma, M's fall to Astros

Jose Altuve had two hits and an RBI and the Houston Astros damaged the Seattle Mariners post-season hopes with a 5-2 victory Wednesday. Altuve had a RBI double in the fifth and a single in the seventh for his league-leading 200th hit. He is ...