1993 Seattle Mariners season

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1993 Seattle Mariners
Major League affiliations
Location
Other information
Owner(s) Hiroshi Yamauchi, represented by John Ellis
Manager(s) Lou Piniella
Local television KSTW
Local radio KIRO 710 AM
(Dave Niehaus, Ken Levine, Chip Caray, Ron Fairly)
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The Seattle Mariners 1993 season was their 17th since the franchise creation, and ended the season finishing 4th in the American League West, finishing with a record of 82-80. During the 1993 season, Randy Johnson set a club record with 308 strikeouts. It was also the first season he walked less than 100 batters.[1]

The team also introduced a new logo and uniform set (the previous fall) that remain the team's current look to this day.

Offseason[edit]

  • October 5, 1992: John Moses was released by the Seattle Mariners.[2]
  • November 17, 1992: Kevin Mitchell was traded by the Seattle Mariners to the Cincinnati Reds for Norm Charlton.[3]
  • November 28, 1992: David Ortiz was signed by the Seattle Mariners as an amateur free agent.[4]
  • December 23, 1992: Mackey Sasser was signed as a Free Agent with the Seattle Mariners.[5]
  • February 2, 1993: Henry Cotto was signed as a Free Agent with the Seattle Mariners.[6]
  • March 16, 1993: Mike Schooler was released by the Seattle Mariners.[7]

Regular season[edit]

Season standings[edit]

AL West W L Pct. GB Home Road
Chicago White Sox 94 68 0.580 45–36 49–32
Texas Rangers 86 76 0.531 8 50–31 36–45
Kansas City Royals 84 78 0.519 10 43–38 41–40
Seattle Mariners 82 80 0.506 12 46–35 36–45
California Angels 71 91 0.438 23 44–37 27–54
Minnesota Twins 71 91 0.438 23 36–45 35–46
Oakland Athletics 68 94 0.420 26 38–43 30–51



Notable transactions[edit]

  • May 14, 1993: Randy St. Claire was signed as a Free Agent with the Seattle Mariners.[8]
  • June 3, 1993: Alex Rodriguez was drafted by the Seattle Mariners in the 1st round (1st pick) of the 1993 amateur draft. Player signed August 30, 1993.
  • June 27, 1993: Dale Sveum was signed as a Free Agent with the Seattle Mariners.[9]
  • June 27, 1993: Henry Cotto was sraded by the Seattle Mariners with Jeff Darwin to the Florida Marlins for Dave Magadan.[6]
  • August 5, 1993: Randy St. Claire was released by the Seattle Mariners.[8]

Roster[edit]

1993 Seattle Mariners
Roster
Pitchers Catchers

Infielders

Outfielders Manager

Coaches

Player stats[edit]

Batting[edit]

Starters by position[edit]

Note: Pos = Position; G = Games played; AB = At bats; H = Hits; Avg. = Batting average; HR = Home runs; RBI = Runs batted in

Pos Player G AB H Avg. HR RBI

Other batters[edit]

Note: G = Games played; AB = At bats; H = Hits; Avg. = Batting average; HR = Home runs; RBI = Runs batted in

Player G AB H Avg. HR RBI

Pitching[edit]

Starting pitchers[edit]

Note: G = Games pitched; IP = Innings pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts

Player G IP W L ERA SO

Other pitchers[edit]

Note: G = Games pitched; IP = Innings pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts

Player G IP W L ERA SO

Relief pitchers[edit]

Note: G = Games pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; SV = Saves; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts

Player G W L SV ERA SO
Ontiveros, SteveSteve Ontiveros 14 0 2 0 1.00 13

Awards and honors[edit]

  • Randy Johnson, American League leader, Strikeouts
  • Randy Johnson, Franchise Record, Most Strikeouts in one season[1]

Farm system[edit]

Level Team League Manager
AAA Calgary Cannons Pacific Coast League Keith Bodie
AA Jacksonville Suns Southern League Marc Hill
A Riverside Pilots California League Dave Myers
A Appleton Foxes Midwest League Carlos Lezcano
Short-Season A Bellingham Mariners Northwest League Mike Goff
Rookie AZL Mariners Arizona League Marty Martínez

[10]

References[edit]

External links[edit]