Piniella enters the Mariners Hall of Fame

Piniella enters the Mariners Hall of Fame

Photo: KPUG

Former manager Lou Piniella was inducted into the Seattle Mariners Hall of Fame Saturday at Safeco Field.

Piniella is the eighth member of the Mariners Hall of Fame, joining Alvin Davis, Dave Niehaus, Jay Buhner, Edgar Martinez, Randy Johnson, Dan Wilson and Ken Griffey Jr.

In 10 years as Seattle’s manager, Piniella went 840-711, posting seven winning seasons. He won three American League West Division championships and made four postseason appearances.

Lou was also at the helm in during the Mariners historic 2001 season when they tied the record for most regular season wins with 116.

(KPUG Newsroom –Tysen Allumbaugh)

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