Iwakuma digs deep to earn sixth win

Aug 30, 2015

Iwakuma digs deep to earn sixth win

Hisashi Iwakuma was not at his best but gutted it out through 5⅔ innings to pick up his sixth win of the season as the Seattle Mariners held on for a 7-6 victory over the Chicago White Sox on Saturday. Iwakuma (6-3) twice escaped ...

Iwakuma follows no-hitter with win

Aug 19, 2015

Iwakuma follows no-hitter with win

With a chance at history out of the way early, Hisashi Iwakuma settled in and continued his recent mastery of the Texas Rangers on Tuesday night. Iwakuma (5-2) followed his no-hitter by limiting the Rangers to two runs and five hits over seven innings ...

Aug 18, 2015

Seattle's Iwakuma earns AL weekly accolade

The Seattle Mariners’ Hisashi Iwakuma won his first American League Player of the Week honors on Monday. Iwakuma, 34, threw a no-hitter against the Baltimore Orioles on Wednesday, the fifth in Seattle history. He is the first Japanese recipient of the weekly award since ...

Iwakuma no-hits Baltimore, joins Nomo in record books

Aug 13, 2015

Iwakuma no-hits Baltimore, joins Nomo in record books

Hisashi Iwakuma became the second Japanese-born pitcher in major league history to throw a no-hitter, leading the Seattle Mariners to a 3-0 victory over the Baltimore Orioles on Wednesday. The right-hander struck out seven and walked three in the fourth no-hitter this season and ...

Iwakuma tames Texas

Aug 8, 2015

Iwakuma tames Texas

Seattle starter Hisashi Iwakuma picked up his third win of the season after holding the Texas Rangers to three runs on six hits over seven innings in the Mariners’ 4-3 win on Friday. Iwakuma (3-2) surrendered a two-out, two-run double to Bobby Wilson in ...

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 ...

Jul 1, 2015

Iwakuma steady in rehab start

Seattle Mariners right-hander Hisashi Iwakuma allowed one run on five hits over 5⅔ innings in a rehab assignment with Triple-A Tacoma on Tuesday. Sidelined since April and on the disabled list with a strained lat muscle, Iwakuma struck out six and walked one in ...

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 ...