A Kenworth T880 52-inch sleeper truck with a special Seattle Mariners theme will be part of a PACCAR fund-raising effort outside Safeco Field in support of the Page Ahead Children's Literacy Program in Seattle. The event will take place Tuesday, August 26, before the 7:10 p.m. Mariners home game against the Texas Rangers.
Three students who attend the Evergreen State College in Olympia will be honored on Tuesday, August 26, during a ceremony before the Seattle Mariners game against the Texas Rangers (7:10pm start). The students are recipients of the annual Jackie Robinson Memorial Scholarship from the Evergreen State College Foundation.
Representatives from area youth baseball and softball organizations will get some Big League tips on how to maintain their fields at a clinic hosted by the Seattle Mariners and Baseball Tomorrow Fund, an organization that provides grants to support youth baseball and softball programs.
The Seattle Mariners today announced a new partnership with Wine by Design with the official release of the Seattle Mariners Wine collection, which includes 2011 Columbia Valley Red and White wines. Wine by Design, the wine licensee for Major League Baseball Properties, partnered with Maryhill Winery, one of the largest most visited wineries in Washington State. The wines are now available for purchase at mlb.com/wine, and will soon be at select local retailers.
Seattle Mariners Executive Vice President & General Manager of Baseball Operations Jack Zduriencik announced the following roster moves:
Lucas Luetge, LHP, recalled from AAA Tacoma
Roenis Elias, LHP, optioned to AAA Tacoma (post-game 8/7)
The winningest manager in Seattle Mariners history becomes the eighth member of the Mariners Hall of Fame during a special pregame ceremony on Saturday, August 9, when the Mariners take on the Chicago White Sox.