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

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

Opening Day starters

  • Bret Boone
  • Mike Cameron
  • Jeff Cirillo
  • Freddy Garcia
  • Carlos Guillén
  • Edgar Martínez
  • Mark McLemore
  • John Olerud
  • Ichiro Suzuki
  • Dan Wilson4

Season standings

AL West W L Pct. GB
Oakland Athletics 103 59 .636 --
Anaheim Angels 99 63 .611 4
Seattle Mariners 93 69 .574 10
Texas Rangers 72 90 .444 31


2002 Seattle Mariners
Pitchers Catchers



Other batters



Player stats


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

Player G AB H Avg. HR RBI

Starting pitchers

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

Other pitchers

Player G IP W L ERA
Relief pitchers
Player G W L SV ERA SO

Farm system

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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