Mariners lose Paxton to injury in 2nd inning

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Just exactly what the Mariners didn’t want to see…James Paxton had to come out of his first start back in a Seattle uniform in the second inning last night with discomfort in his left elbow. Paxton suffered a flexor strain last year with the Yankees that ended his season after just five starts. He says this doesn’t feel as painful, but will undergo an MRI today to find out more.

Manager Scott Servais says they not only lost Paxton last night, but outfielder Jake Fraley as well…

Chicago tops Seattle 10-4

The Mariners lost the game 10-to-4, surrendering three home runs on the night including a grand slam in the 8th. Ty France was 3-for-5 at the plate with an RBI double and Tom Murphy went 2-for-2.

Seattle will try to avoid the sweep tonight at 7:10 when Justin Dunn makes his first start of the season against the White Sox’s Dallas Keuchel.

Following MRI’s on both Paxton and Fraley this morning, the two were put on the 10-day Injured List. The Mariners called up Braden Bishop and Ljay Newsome.

Everett hopes he and Shane Waldron help Seahawks offense

One of the many moves the Seahawks have made this offseason was to sign former Rams tight end Gerald Everett…

Everett signs with Seahawks

The 6’4, 240-pounder out of Alabama played four seasons in Los Angeles before agreeing to a free agent contract with Seattle. He says one of the biggest reasons he chose the Seahawks was new offensive coordinator Shane Waldron, for whom he played in L-A…

Everett says Waldron worked closely with Rams coach Sean McVay on a potent offense, which he expects now that he’s in Seattle…

Gerald Everett on Shane Waldron 2021-04-07

Gerald Everett on Shane Waldron 2021-04-07

In four years with the Rams, Waldron caught 127-passes for 1,389-yards and 8-touchdowns. He says he’s happy to serve whatever roll the Seahawks need him to play…

Gerald Everett on Roll with Seahawks 2021-04-07

Gerald Everett on Roll with Seahawks 2021-04-07

Of course, Everett says he’s really looking forward to working with Russell Wilson.

Carlos Dunlap ready to finish what he started in Seattle

Speaking of Russell Wilson, he was one of the players Carlos Dunlap reached out to during his 2-weeks of free agency prior to the Seahawks re-signing him…

Carlos Dunlap re-signs with Seahawks

Dunlap says if he was returning to Seattle, he wanted to make sure Wilson was going to be his quarterback…

Carlos Dunlap on Russell Wilson 2021-04-07

Carlos Dunlap on Russell Wilson 2021-04-07

Dunlap came to Seattle in a mid-season trade with Cincinnati last year. He says he hopes to be able to pick up where they left off and continue to improve…

Carlos Dunlap on Seahawks Potential 2021-04-07

Carlos Dunlap on Seahawks Potential 2021-04-07

Carlos has been busy this offseason working at his restaurant in Miami serving up southern hospitality. He says the biggest thing he’s looking forward to is getting to know everyone in Seattle…

Carlos Dunlap on Familiarization 2021-04-07

Carlos Dunlap on Familiarization 2021-04-07

Dunlap and the Seahawks are looking to improve on an NFC West Championship and first round playoff loss from a season ago.