1999 Seattle Mariners season
|1999 Seattle Mariners|
|Ken Griffey Jr.'s final season with the Mariners|
|Major League affiliations|
|Owner(s)||Hiroshi Yamauchi (represented by John Ellis)|
|General manager(s)||Woody Woodward|
|Local television||KIRO-TV 7
Fox Sports Northwest
|Local radio||KIRO 710 AM(Dave Niehaus, Rick Rizzs, Ron Fairly, Dave Valle, Dave Henderson)|
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The Seattle Mariners 1999 season was their 23rd since the franchise creation, and ended the season finishing 3rd in the American League West, finishing with a record of 79-83. In July, they moved into Safeco Field, replacing the Kingdome as their home. The Kingdome was demolished 8 months later.
- 1 Offseason
- 2 Regular season
- 3 Player stats
- 4 Farm system
- 5 References
- 6 External links
- November 9, 1998: Paul Spoljaric was traded by the Mariners to the Philadelphia Phillies for Mark Leiter.
- November 22, 1998: Butch Huskey was signed as a Free Agent with the Seattle Mariners.
- December 30, 1998: John Mabry was signed as a free agent by the Mariners.
- July 15, 1999: The Mariners played their first game at Safeco Field. The Mariners lost to the San Diego Padres by a score of 3 to 2. It was the first park in Major League history to host an interleague game on its inaugural day.
Record vs. opponents
1999 American League Records
- April 27, 1999: Rafael Bournigal was purchased by the Mariners from the Texas Rangers.
- July 26, 1999: Butch Huskey was traded by the Mariners to the Boston Red Sox for Robert Ramsay.
- August 28, 1999: Mike Blowers was signed as a free agent by the Mariners.
- June 2, 1999: 1999 Major League Baseball Draft
|1999 Seattle Mariners|
Starters by position
Note: Pos = Position; G = Games played; AB = At Bats; H = Hits; Avg. = Batting Average; HR = Home Runs; RBI = Runs Batted In
Note: G = Games played; AB = At Bats; H = Hits; Avg. = Batting Average; HR = Home Runs; RBI = Runs Batted In
- Paul Spoljaric page at Baseball Reference
- John Mabry page at Baseball Reference
- Great Baseball Feats, Facts and Figures, 2008 Edition, p.70, David Nemec and Scott Flatow, A Signet Book, Penguin Group, New York, ISBN 978-0-451-22363-0
- Rafael Bournigal page at Baseball Reference
- Robert Ramsay page at Baseball Reference
- Mike Blowers page at Baseball Reference
- J. J. Putz page at Baseball Reference
- Rich Harden page at Baseball Reference
- Johnson, Lloyd, and Wolff, Miles, ed., The Encyclopedia of Minor League Baseball, 3rd edition. Durham, North Carolina: Baseball America, 2007