2002 Seattle Mariners season

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2002 Seattle Mariners
Major League affiliations
Other information
Owner(s) Hiroshi Yamauchi, represented by Howard Lincoln
Manager(s) Lou Piniella
Local television KIRO-TV 11
FSN Northwest
Local radio KIRO 710 AM(Dave Niehaus, Jay Buhner, Ron Fairly, Dave Valle, Dave Henderson, Rick Rizzs)
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The Seattle Mariners 2002 season was their 26th since the franchise creation, and ended the season finishing 3rd in the American League West, finishing with a record of 93-69.


  • December 7, 2001: Bret Boone was signed as a Free Agent with the Seattle Mariners.[1]
  • December 19, 2001: David Bell was signed as a Free Agent with the Seattle Mariners.[2]
  • January 25, 2002: David Bell was traded by the Seattle Mariners to the San Francisco Giants for Desi Relaford and cash.[2]

Regular season[edit]

On May 2, 2002, Mike Cameron hit four home runs in one game versus the White Sox.[3]

Opening Day starters[edit]

  • Bret Boone
  • Mike Cameron
  • Jeff Cirillo
  • Freddy Garcia
  • Carlos Guillén
  • Edgar Martínez
  • Mark McLemore
  • John Olerud
  • Ichiro Suzuki
  • Dan Wilson[4]

Season standings[edit]

AL West W L Pct. GB Home Road
Oakland Athletics 103 59 0.636 54–27 49–32
Anaheim Angels 99 63 0.611 4 54–27 45–36
Seattle Mariners 93 69 0.574 10 48–33 45–36
Texas Rangers 72 90 0.444 31 42–39 30–51


2002 Seattle Mariners
Pitchers Catchers



Other batters



Player stats[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

Other batters[edit]

Player G AB H Avg. HR RBI

Starting pitchers[edit]

Player G IP W L ERA SO
Ryan Franklin 32 212.0 11 13 3.57 99

Other pitchers[edit]

Player G IP W L ERA
Relief pitchers[edit]
Player G W L SV ERA SO

Farm system[edit]

Level Team League Manager
AAA Tacoma Rainiers Pacific Coast League Dan Rohn
AA San Antonio Missions Texas League Dave Brundage
A San Bernardino Stampede California League Daren Brown
A Wisconsin Timber Rattlers Midwest League Gary Thurman
Short-Season A Everett AquaSox Northwest League Omer Muñoz and Roger Hansen
Rookie AZL Mariners Arizona League Darrin Garner



  1. ^ http://www.baseball-reference.com/b/boonebr01.shtml
  2. ^ a b http://www.baseball-reference.com/b/bellda01.shtml
  3. ^ Great Baseball Feats, Facts and Figures, 2008 Edition, p.258, David Nemec and Scott latow, A Signet Book, Penguin Group, New York, ISBN 978-0-451-22363-0
  4. ^ http://baseball-almanac.com/teamstats/roster.php?y=2002&t=SEA
  5. ^ Johnson, Lloyd, and Wolff, Miles, ed., The Encyclopedia of Minor League Baseball, 3rd edition. Durham, North Carolina: Baseball America, 2007

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