2020 Seattle Mariners season

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2020 Seattle Mariners
Major League affiliations
Location
Other information
Owner(s)Baseball Club of Seattle, LP, represented by CEO John Stanton
Manager(s) Scott Servais
Local television Root Sports Northwest
(Dave Sims, Aaron Goldsmith, Mike Blowers)
Local radio ESPN-710
Seattle Mariners Radio Network
(Rick Rizzs, Aaron Goldsmith, Dave Sims)
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The 2020 Seattle Mariners season is the 44th season in franchise history. The Mariners are playing their 21st full season (22nd overall) at T-Mobile Park, their home ballpark. The Mariners will enter this season with the longest active playoff drought in the four North American professional sports attempting to make their first postseason since 2001. They also enter this season as the only team to not win a league pennant.

T-Mobile Park Baseball stadium in Seattle, WA, US

T-Mobile Park is a retractable roof baseball park located in Seattle, Washington. Owned and operated by the Washington State Major League Baseball Stadium Public Facilities District, it is the home stadium of the Seattle Mariners of Major League Baseball (MLB) and has a seating capacity of 47,929 for baseball. It is located in Seattle's SoDo neighborhood, near the western terminus of Interstate 90. The first game played in Safeco Field on July 15, 1999. The last game played in Safeco field was an M's 3-1 victory over the Texas Rangers. The first game played in T-Mobile Park was on March 28, 2019, a 12-4 victory over the Boston Red Sox.

Contents

Standings

American League West

American League West W L Pct. GB Home Road
Houston Astros 00-nan0–00–0
Los Angeles Angels 00-nan0–00–0
Oakland Athletics 00-nan0–00–0
Seattle Mariners 00-nan0–00–0
Texas Rangers 00-nan0–00–0

American League Wild Card

Division Leaders W L Pct.
Baltimore Orioles 00-nan
Chicago White Sox 00-nan
Houston Astros 00-nan


Wild Card teams
(Top 2 qualify for 1-game playoff)
W L Pct. GB
Boston Red Sox 00-nan
Cleveland Indians 00-nan
Detroit Tigers 00-nan
Kansas City Royals 00-nan
Los Angeles Angels 00-nan
Minnesota Twins 00-nan
New York Yankees 00-nan
Oakland Athletics 00-nan
Seattle Mariners 00-nan
Tampa Bay Rays 00-nan
Texas Rangers 00-nan
Toronto Blue Jays 00-nan

Record against opponents

2020 American League Records

Source: AL Standings Head-to-head
TeamBALBOSCWSCLEDETHOUKCLAAMINNYYOAKSEATBTEXTORNL
Baltimore 0–00–00–00–00–00–00–00–00–00–00–00–00–00–00–0
Boston 0–00–00–00–00–00–00–00–00–00–00–00–00–00–00–0
Chicago 0–00–00–00–00–00–00–00–00–00–00–00–00–00–00–0
Cleveland 0–00–00–00–00–00–00–00–00–00–00–00–00–00–00–0
Detroit 0–00–00–00–00–00–00–00–00–00–00–00–00–00–00–0
Houston 0–00–00–00–00–00–00–00–00–00–00–00–00–00–00–0
Kansas City 0–00–00–00–00–00–00–00–00–00–00–00–00–00–00–0
Los Angeles 0–00–00–00–00–00–00–00–00–00–00–00–00–00–00–0
Minnesota 0–00–00–00–00–00–00–00–00–00–00–00–00–00–00–0
New York 0–00–00–00–00–00–00–00–00–00–00–00–00–00–00–0
Oakland 0–00–00–00–00–00–00–00–00–00–00–00–00–00–00–0
Seattle 0–00–00–00–00–00–00–00–00–00–00–00–00–00–00–0
Tampa Bay 0–00–00–00–00–00–00–00–00–00–00–00–00–00–00–0
Texas 0–00–00–00–00–00–00–00–00–00–00–00–00–00–00–0
Toronto 0–00–00–00–00–00–00–00–00–00–00–00–00–00–00–0

Updated with the results of all games through xxx xx, 2020.

Roster

Seattle Mariners roster
Active rosterInactive rosterCoaches/Other

Pitchers

Austin Lance Adams is an American professional baseball pitcher for the Seattle Mariners of Major League Baseball (MLB). He has previously played for the Washington Nationals.

Dan Altavilla American professional baseball pitcher

Daniel Altavilla is an American professional baseball pitcher for the Seattle Mariners of Major League Baseball (MLB).

Anthony Bass baseball player

Anthony Edward Bass is an American professional baseball pitcher for the Seattle Mariners of Major League Baseball (MLB). He has previously played for the San Diego Padres, Houston Astros, Texas Rangers, and Chicago Cubs. Bass has also played for the Hokkaido Nippon-Ham Fighters of Nippon Professional Baseball (NPB). He played college baseball at Wayne State University.

Catchers

Infielders

J. P. Crawford American baseball player

John Paul Crawford, is an American professional baseball shortstop and third baseman for the Seattle Mariners of Major League Baseball (MLB).

Dee Gordon American baseball player

Devaris "Dee" Gordon is an American professional baseball second baseman, shortstop, and center fielder for the Seattle Mariners of Major League Baseball (MLB). He previously played for the Los Angeles Dodgers and Miami Marlins. With the Dodgers, Gordon was primarily a shortstop, and with the Marlins, he was primarily a second baseman. He began playing center field in 2018 with the Mariners. In 2015, in his first season with the Marlins, Gordon hit .333 with a total of 205 hits and stole 58 bases. He led the NL in all three categories and became the first NL player to lead the league in both batting average and stolen bases since fellow second baseman Jackie Robinson in 1949.

Shed Long American professional baseball second baseman

Shedric Bernard Long is an American professional baseball second baseman for the Seattle Mariners of Major League Baseball (MLB).

Outfielders

Braden Adam Bishop is an American professional baseball outfielder for the Seattle Mariners of Major League Baseball (MLB).

Keon Broxton American baseball player

Keon Darell Broxton is an American professional baseball outfielder for the Seattle Mariners of Major League Baseball (MLB). He has previously played in MLB for the Pittsburgh Pirates, Milwaukee Brewers, New York Mets, and Baltimore Orioles.

Jake Arnold Fraley is an American professional baseball outfielder for the Seattle Mariners of Major League Baseball (MLB).

Designated hitters

Manager

Coaches

Manny Acta Dominican Major League Baseball manager

Manuel Elias Acta is a former professional baseball manager who is currently the bench coach for the Seattle Mariners, and formerly a broadcast analyst for ESPN and ESPN Deportes. He has served as manager for the Washington Nationals and the Cleveland Indians of Major League Baseball. In the Dominican Winter League, he is currently the general manager of the Águilas Cibaeñas. He managed the Tigres del Licey from 2003–2005, including leading them to victory at the 2004 Caribbean Series. Acta managed the Dominican Republic team at the 2006 World Baseball Classic.

Perry Hill (baseball) American baseball coach

Perry Wendell Hill is a baseball coach for the Seattle Mariners of Major League Baseball (MLB). He formerly coached for the Texas Rangers, Detroit Tigers, Montreal Expos, Florida Marlins, Pittsburgh Pirates and Miami Marlins.

Timothy John Laker is an American professional baseball catcher and coach. He is the hitting coach for the Seattle Mariners of Major League Baseball (MLB). He played in MLB for the Montreal Expos, Baltimore Orioles, Tampa Bay Devil Rays, Pittsburgh Pirates, and Cleveland Indians from 1992 through 2006.

60-day injured list

Chasen Bradford Professions baseball pitcher

Chasen David Bradford, sometimes known as Chase, is an American professional baseball pitcher for the Seattle Mariners of Major League Baseball (MLB). He previously played for the New York Mets.

Ryon Healy American baseball player

Ryon Cristopher Healy is an American professional baseball first baseman for the Seattle Mariners of Major League Baseball (MLB). He made his MLB debut in 2016 with the Oakland Athletics.

Connor Sadzeck American professional baseball pitcher

Connor William Sadzeck is an American professional baseball pitcher for the Seattle Mariners of Major League Baseball (MLB). He previously played for the Texas Rangers.

Restricted list

40 active, 0 inactive

Injury icon 2.svg 7- or 10-day injured list
Dagger-14-plain.png Suspended list
# Personal leave
Roster and coaches updated September 17, 2019
Transactions Depth chart

All MLB rosters

Statistics

Farm system

LevelTeamLeagueManager
AAA Tacoma Rainiers Pacific Coast League
AA Arkansas Travelers Texas League
A-Advanced Modesto Nuts California League
A West Virginia Power South Atlantic League
A-Short Season Everett AquaSox Northwest League
Rookie AZL Mariners Arizona League
Rookie DSL Mariners 1 Dominican Summer League
Rookie DSL Mariners 2 Dominican Summer League

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