2005 Seattle Mariners season
The Seattle Mariners 2005 season was their 29th since the franchise creation, and their second consecutive season finishing at the bottom of the American League West, finishing with a record of 69-93 (.426). They only had one player in the 2005 All-Star Game, who was Ichiro Suzuki with his fifth selection for the All-Star Game.
|2005 Seattle Mariners|
|Félix Hernández's rookie season|
|Major League affiliations|
|Owner(s)||Nintendo of America|
(represented by Howard Lincoln)
|General manager(s)||Bill Bavasi|
|Local television||KSTW 11|
|Local radio||KOMO (AM) 710 AM(Dave Niehaus, Rick Rizzs, Ron Fairly, Dave Valle, Dave Henderson, Jay Buhner)|
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Over the course of the disappointing season, the Mariners managed to have their longest winning streak over the course of a four-game series with the Angels (July 7–10), while having two losing streaks of seven between April 30–8 May / June 25 – July 2.
- December 17, 2004: Adrián Beltré was signed as a Free Agent with the Seattle Mariners.
Opening Day startersEdit
- Adrián Beltré
- Bret Boone
- Raúl Ibañez
- Jamie Moyer
- Miguel Olivo
- Jeremy Reed
- Richie Sexson
- Ichiro Suzuki
- Wilson Valdez
- Randy Winn
|Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim||95||67||0.586||—||49–32||46–35|
Record vs. opponentsEdit
2005 American League Records
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- June 7, 2005: Jeff Clement was drafted by the Seattle Mariners in the 1st round (3rd pick) of the 2005 amateur draft. Player signed July 26, 2005.
- July 11, 2005: Bret Boone was sent to the Minnesota Twins by the Seattle Mariners as part of a conditional deal.
- July 30, 2005: Yorvit Torrealba was traded by the San Francisco Giants with Jesse Foppert to the Seattle Mariners for Randy Winn.
- August 19, 2005: Scott Spiezio was released by the Seattle Mariners.
|2005 Seattle Mariners|
|2005 game log|
Note: G = Games played; AB = At Bats; H = Hits; Avg. = Batting Average; HR = Home Runs; RBI = Runs Batted In
Note: G = Games pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts
Note: G = Games pitched; IP = Innings pitched; SV = Saves; W = Wins; L = Losses; H = Holds; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts
|J. J. Putz||64||60.0||6||5||21||1||3.60||45|
Positions in brackets are in league with other MLB teams
Note: G = Games played; AB = At Bats; H = Hits; R = Runs; Avg. = Batting Average; HR = Home Runs; RBI = Runs Batted In
|Mariners||162||5507 (20th)||1408 (27th)||699 (22nd)||.256 (26th)||130 (25th)||657 (22nd)|
Note: G = Games pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts; SHO = Shutouts
|Mariners||162||1427.2 (26th)||69 (26th)||93 (5th)||4.49 (20th)||892 (30th)||7 (22nd)|
Major League Baseball DraftEdit
|2005 Seattle Mariners draft picks|
|Jeff Clement (pictured) was the Mariners first round pick in 2005.|
|Owner||Nintendo of America|
|General Manager(s)||Bill Bavasi|
|First pick||Jeff Clement (Rule 4) Jason Bourgeois (Rule 5)|
|Draft positions||5 (Rule 4) 4 (Rule 5)|
|Number of selections||50 (Rule 4) 1 (Rule 5)|
|Players signed (Rule 4)||26|
|Results||The Baseball Cube|
|Official Site||The Official Site of the Seattle Mariners|
|Years||2004 • 2005 • 2006|
Below is a list of 2005 Seattle Mariners draft picks. The Mariners took part in both the Rule 4 draft (June amateur draft) and the Rule 5 draft. The first selection by the Mariners in the Rule 4 draft was catcher Jeff Clement. The first and only player selected by Seattle in the Rule 5 draft was infielder Jason Bourgeois.
June amateur draftEdit
|Round (Pick)||Indicates the round and pick the player was drafted|
|Position||Indicates the secondary/collegiate position at which the player was drafted, rather than the professional position the player may have gone on to play|
|Bold||Indicates the player signed with the Mariners|
|Italics||Indicates the player did not sign with the Mariners|
Rule 5 draftEdit
|Pick||Indicates the pick the player was drafted|
|Previous team||Indicates the previous organization, not Minor league team|
|Phase (Pick)||Name||Position||Previous team||Notes||Ref|
|Triple-A (4)||Jason Bourgeois||Infielder||Atlanta Braves||He spent the entire season with the Double-A San Antonio Missions.|||
- Game Logs:
- Johnson, Lloyd, and Wolff, Miles, ed., The Encyclopedia of Minor League Baseball, 3rd edition. Durham, North Carolina: Baseball America, 2007
- Jim Street (June 7, 2005). "Mariners take Clement at No. 3". Major League Baseball. mlb.mlb.com. Retrieved December 31, 2009.
- "JUSTIN THOMAS YSU pitcher selected in fourth round". Youngstown Vindicator. vindy.com. June 8, 2005. Retrieved December 31, 2009.
- "M's Select Catcher With No. 3 Pick In Baseball Draft". KOMO. komonews.com. June 7, 2005. Archived from the original on March 6, 2012. Retrieved 2009-12-08.
- "2005 Seattle Mariners Draft Picks". The Baseball Cube. thebaseballcube.com. Retrieved December 31, 2009.
- Zachary J. Young (June 8, 2005). "Mariners select Rohrbaugh". Evening Sun. nl.newsbank.com. Retrieved December 31, 2009.
- "Aric Van Gaalen drafted". OurSports Central. oursportscentral.com. June 8, 2005. Retrieved January 1, 2010.
- John Manuel (December 8, 2005). "Rule Five Draft Proves Uneventful". Baseball America. baseballamerica.com. Retrieved January 2, 2010.
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