Mariners winning streak http://www.kplu.org en Preview: Mariners' streak definitely team effort http://www.kplu.org/post/preview-mariners-streak-definitely-team-effort <p>The Mariners are on a winning streak the likes of which fans haven't seen since 2007. Eight games and counting.</p><p>It's definitely been a team effort. The Mariners' offense has finally come alive to match their stellar pitching and great fielding.</p><p>KPLU commentator Art Thiel will talk about the significance of the streak tomorrow morning at 5:35 and 7:35 on 88.5 KPLU. Check back here for a blog of our conversation.</p> Thu, 23 Aug 2012 19:00:00 +0000 Kirsten Kendrick & Art Thiel 6080 at http://www.kplu.org Preview: Mariners' streak definitely team effort Mariners streak leads to 'cautious optimism' http://www.kplu.org/post/mariners-streak-leads-cautious-optimism <p>So they CAN hit. That&#39;s what a lot fans are saying about the Mariners these days after the team has won seven games in a row - their longest winning streak in five years.</p><p>KPLU sports commentator Art Thiel shares his thoughts on the timing of the streak and what it means. Fri, 03 Aug 2012 04:00:00 +0000 Kirsten Kendrick & Art Thiel 5854 at http://www.kplu.org Mariners streak leads to 'cautious optimism' Preview: A positive streak for the Mariners http://www.kplu.org/post/preview-positive-streak-mariners <p>In a season where fans are used to the opposite trend, the Mariners have now won seven games in a row. That hasn&#39;t happened in awhile. The Mariners actually have the second best record in the American League since the All-Star break.</p><p>KPLU sports commentator Art Thiel is pleased with the progress. He says the Mariners&#39; young hitters are becoming as consistent as the pitchers.</p><p>Find out more of what Art has to say tomorrow morning at 5:35 and 7:35 on 88.5 KPLU. Check back here for a blog of our conversation.</p><p></p><p></p> Thu, 02 Aug 2012 19:00:00 +0000 Kirsten Kendrick & Art Thiel 5851 at http://www.kplu.org Preview: A positive streak for the Mariners