|2012 Seattle Mariners|
|Ichiro Suzuki's final season with the Mariners|
|Major League affiliations|
|Owner(s)||Nintendo of America (represented by Howard Lincoln)|
|General manager(s)||Jack Zduriencik|
|Local television|| Root Sports Northwest |
(Dave Sims, Mike Blowers, Dan Wilson, Jay Buhner, Rick Rizzs, Ken Wilson)
|Local radio|| ESPN-710 |
Seattle Mariners Radio Network
(Rick Rizzs, Ron Fairly, Ken Levine, Ken Wilson, Dave Valle, Dave Henderson)
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The 2012 Seattle Mariners season was the 36th season in franchise history. The Mariners played their 13th full season (14th overall) at Safeco Field and finished with a record of 75-87, 4th place in the AL West.
The Seattle Mariners are an American professional baseball team based in Seattle, Washington. The Mariners compete in Major League Baseball (MLB) as a member club of the American League (AL) West Division. The team joined the American League as an expansion team in 1977 playing their home games in the Kingdome. Since July 1999, the Mariners' home ballpark has been T-Mobile Park, located in the SoDo neighborhood of Seattle.
|Bold||Mariners team member|
|2012 Game Log: 75–87|
March/April: 11-13 (Home: 3–6; Road: 8–7)
May: 12–17 (Home: 6–7; Road: 6–10)
June: 11–16 (Home: 6–9; Road: 5–7)
July: 15–11 (Home: 9–7; Road: 6–4)
August: 15–12 (Home: 9–2; Road: 6–10)
September/October: 11–18 (Home: 7–9; Road: 4–9)
|Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim||89||73||0.549||5||46–35||43–38|
|New York Yankees||95||67||0.586|
|Wild Card teams|
(Top 2 qualify for 1-game playoff)
|Tampa Bay Rays||90||72||0.556||3|
|Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim||89||73||0.549||4|
|Chicago White Sox||85||77||0.525||8|
|Toronto Blue Jays||73||89||0.451||20|
|Kansas City Royals||72||90||0.444||21|
|Boston Red Sox||69||93||0.426||24|
|2012 Seattle Mariners|
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|AAA||Tacoma Rainiers||Pacific Coast League||Daren Brown|
|AA||Jackson Generals||Southern League||Jim Pankovits|
|A||High Desert Mavericks||California League||Pedro Grifol|
|A||Clinton LumberKings||Midwest League||Eddie Menchaca|
|A-Short Season||Everett AquaSox||Northwest League||Rob Mummau|
|Rookie||Pulaski Mariners||Appalachian League||José Moreno|
|Rookie||AZL Mariners||Arizona League||Mike Kinkade|
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