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  1. Cubs designate Mike Olt for assignment

    Aug 31, 2015, 10:12 PM EDT

    CHICAGO, IL - APRIL 05:  Mike Olt #20 of the Chicago Cubs bats against the St. Louis Cardinals during the Opening Night game at Wrigley Field on April 5, 2015 in Chicago, Illinois. The Cardinals defeated the Cubs 3-0.  (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

    Olt was designated for assignment after the Cubs acquired Austin Jackson from the Mariners.

  2. Cubs acquire Austin Jackson from Mariners

    Aug 31, 2015, 6:21 PM EDT

    Seattle Mariners' Austin Jackson celebrates after scoring the go-ahead run on a single by Mike Zunino during the 12th inning of a baseball game against the Boston Red Sox in Boston, Sunday, Aug. 16, 2015. The Mariners won 10-8. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer)

    Jackson, an impending free agent, is batting .272/.312/.387 with eight home runs, 38 RBI, and 15 stolen bases over 107 games this season.

  3. And That Happened: Tuesday’s scores and highlights

    Aug 12, 2015, 7:12 AM EDT

    Madison Bumgarner Buster Posey

    All 15 home teams won yesterday. That has never happened since there have been 30 teams in baseball. Madison Bumgarner pitched fantastically. That happens all the time.

  4. Title or no title, Dave Dombrowski’s tenure in Detroit was a success

    Aug 4, 2015, 5:20 PM EDT

    Dave Dombrowski

    After arriving in 2002, Dombrowski rebuilt an organization that was an utter dumpster fire.

  5. And That Happened: Wednesday’s scores and highlights

    Jun 18, 2015, 7:24 AM EDT

    Todd Frazier

    More blowouts. More position players pitching. A couple of heroic performances. We had a little of everything last night.

  6. Mariners manager Lloyd McClendon has decided to shake up his lineup

    Jun 1, 2015, 7:11 PM EDT

    TORONTO, CANADA - MAY 22: Logan Morrison #20 of the Seattle Mariners hits a two-run triple in the fourth inning during MLB game action against the Toronto Blue Jays on May 22, 2015 at Rogers Centre in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. (Photo by Tom Szczerbowski/Getty Images)

    Logan Morrison will bat leadoff Monday for the first time in his career.

  7. Mariners place Austin Jackson on disabled list with a right ankle sprain

    May 4, 2015, 9:03 PM EDT

    austin jackson ap

    Jackson sprained his ankle during Sunday’s game and will require an extended absence.

  8. 2015 Preview: Seattle Mariners

    Mar 26, 2015, 2:51 PM EDT

    Felix Hernandez

    The pitching is great and the offense should be better. But is better good enough?

  9. Mariners considering free agent Melky Cabrera

    Dec 5, 2014, 8:15 PM EDT

    Toronto Blue Jays' Cabrera heads to the batters box during the first inning of their MLB baseball game against the San Francisco Giants in San Francisco, California

    Free agent outfielder Melky Cabrera is now on the Mariners’ radar and seems to be a good fit for the club.

  10. Tigers face losing Max Scherzer, Victor Martinez to free agency

    Oct 6, 2014, 12:17 AM EDT

    Max Scherzer

    GM Dave Drombowski and owner Mike Ilitch will have to dig deep to keep the team together this winter.

  11. Brad Ausmus doesn’t want to make the tough calls

    Oct 3, 2014, 4:52 PM EDT

    Brad Ausmus

    Detroit’s manager has looked like a rookie these last two days.

  12. Rajai Davis’ groin injury is a problem for Tigers

    Oct 2, 2014, 9:31 PM EDT

    Detroit Tigers v Kansas City Royals

    Detroit’s center fielder was very limited in Game 1.

  13. Despite groin injury, Rajai Davis is on Tigers’ ALDS roster

    Oct 2, 2014, 2:14 PM EDT

    Rajai Davis Getty

    In addition to taking over for Austin Jackson in center field Davis has also hit .282 with a .721 OPS and 36 steals in 134 games.

  14. Tigers center fielder Rajai Davis could miss ALDS with groin injury

    Sep 30, 2014, 2:14 PM EDT

    Rajai Davis AP

    Davis isn’t a big name, but he stepped in as the primary center fielder when the Tigers traded Austin Jackson to the Mariners in the three-team swap that netted them David Price from the Rays.

  15. Pouliot’s 2014 American League awards picks

    Sep 29, 2014, 12:40 PM EDT

    Mike Trout

    Trout vs. Martinez? Hernandez vs. Kluber? Here are one person’s picks for MVP, Cy Young and Rookie of the Year.

  16. Rajai Davis suffered a Grade 1 pubic strain on Saturday

    Sep 28, 2014, 10:37 AM EDT

    rajai davis getty

    As reported by Lynn G. Henning of the Detroit News, outfielder Rajai Davis suffered a Grade 1 strain of his pubic symphysis Saturday night while sprinting down the first base line on a second-inning groundout. It’s essentially a minor groin strain …

  17. Mariners keep Wild Card hopes alive with walk-off in the 11th inning

    Sep 28, 2014, 1:15 AM EDT

    Kyle Seager

    The Mariners walked off in the 11th inning on Saturday, keeping their Wild Card hopes alive. They can force a tie-breaker with a win and an Athletics loss on Sunday.

  18. And That Happened: Monday’s scores and highlights

    Sep 9, 2014, 6:18 AM EDT

    Tyler Flowers

    Tyler Flowers hit two homers to crush the Athletics, Marcus Stroman hurled a Maddux and the Cardinals can’t be stopped.

  19. Austin Jackson’s arrival in Seattle pushes James Jones back to the minors

    Aug 1, 2014, 4:46 PM EDT

    James Jones Mariners

    James Jones has been the Mariners’ starting center fielder since making his MLB debut in mid-April, logging more than 300 plate appearances, but now the 25-year-old is headed back to Triple-A following yesterday’s trade for Tigers center fielder Austin Jackson.

  20. And That Happened: Thursday’s scores and highlights

    Aug 1, 2014, 6:35 AM EDT

    Clayton Kershaw

    A good day for Clayton Kershaw. A bad day for Cliff Lee, Tyler Skaggs and Eric Hosmer.

  21. Winners and losers at the trade deadline

    Jul 31, 2014, 10:12 PM EDT

    A.J. Burnett, Ruben Amaro Jr., Ryne Sandberg

    Keeping score in the aftermath of Thursday’s deadline deals.

  22. 2014 Trade Deadline Tracker

    Jul 31, 2014, 4:15 PM EDT

    David Price

    Recapping all of Thursday’s dealings in one spot.

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