News

Mariners recall Nick Franklin from AAA Tacoma

Mariners recall Nick Franklin from AAA Tacoma

Seattle Mariners' Nick Franklin follows through on a two-run single off Cleveland Indians relief pitcher Nick Hagadone in the first inning of a spring training baseball game, Wednesday, March 5, 2014, in Peoria, Ariz. The hit scored Robinson Cano and Justin Smoak in the 8-5 Indians win./AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez

The Mariners made a couple of roster moves Monday. Seattle recalled infielder Nick Franklin from Triple-A Tacoma and placed DH Corey Hart on the 15-day disabled list with a strained hamstring.

Franklin will be in uniform for tonight’s game versus the Texas Rangers at Globe Life Park. It will be the second stint with the Mariners this season for Franklin who was hitting .376 with 7 home runs and 26-RBI’s for the Rainiers this season. Franklin hit just .125 for Seattle in 7 games between April 16th and the 23rd.

Hart suffered a left hamstring strain in Sunday’s game against Minnesota. In 37 games this season Hart is hitting .209 with 5 home runs and 17-RBI’s.

You can hear tonight’s M’s/Rangers game on KPUG 1170AM beginning at 4:00pm. first pitch is scheduled for 5:05pm.

Recent Headlines

in Sports

Tight security, party atmosphere greet Super Bowl fans

Fresh
menzel

A sea of navy, green and grey Seahawks jerseys mixed with the blue, white and red Patriots colors.

in Local Sports

Singer 3 gives California 90-88 win over Washington

Fresh
Cal head coach Cuonzo Martin

Sam Singer hit a 3-pointer from the top of the key with five seconds left.

in Sports

NFL to keep the roof open for Super Bowl Sunday

The roof remained closed at University of Phoenix Stadium, where the NFL football's Super Bowl XLIX will be played, while the grass field remained outside in the sun, Tuesday, Jan. 20, 2015, in Glendale, Ariz. At this point, the NFL says it plans to keep the retractable roof open at the stadium for the Feb. 1, 2015, NFL championship game between the Seattle Seahawks and New England Patriots, but the plan can change as the league gets a better read on the weather forecast for game night.

It's a change of course at University of Phoenix Stadium, where the home team Cardinals have played with the roof closed for every game since December 2013.

in Sports

SUPER BOWL: The big day is here

The Lombardi Trophy sits behind two helmets before a joint coaches news conference for NFL Super Bowl XLIX football game Friday, Jan. 30, 2015, in Phoenix.

Super Bowl XLIX: Kick-off between the Seahawks and Patriots is at 3:30pm. Full coverage on KPUG 1170AM.

in Local

Recent Squalicum grad arrested in Bellingham home invasion

police lights

Police are still looking for two other suspects