OUTChris Iannetta C SEA 2 weeks ago

Iannetta is not in the lineup Thursday against the Orioles, Shannon Drayer of 710 AM KIRO reports.

Competitive Edge Analysis

With the Mariners playing a day game after a night game, Steve Clevenger will take over for Iannetta behind the plate. Iannetta started each of the previous three contests and seven of the last eight.

OUTChris Iannetta C SEA 3 weeks ago

Iannetta is out of the lineup Sunday against the Astros, Ryan Divish of the Seattle Times reports.

Competitive Edge Analysis

Iannetta has been behind the plate for the Mariners' last four games, going 2-for-13 with three walks. It looks like it's just a rest day for Iannetta, who will cede catching duties to Steve Clevenger.

OUTChris Iannetta C SEA 4 weeks ago

Iannetta is not in the lineup Tuesday against the A's, Shannon Drayer of 710 AM KIRO reports.

Competitive Edge Analysis

Iannetta had started four straight games behind the plate, so it looks to be just a regular day off for the catcher. He'll give way to Steve Clevenger behind the plate, who will bat eighth against Oakland starter Sonny Gray.

OUTChris Iannetta C SEA 1 month ago

Iannetta is out of the lineup Wednesday against Houston.

Competitive Edge Analysis

Steve Clevenger will get the start in place of Iannetta, who had started the previous two games behind the dish. The two catchers have been platooning all year so it appears to be just a routine day off for Iannetta. The 33-year-old catcher will likely return to the lineup Friday against Kansas City.

OUTChris Iannetta C SEA 1 month ago

Iannetta is out of the lineup Sunday against the Angels, Ryan Divish of the Seattle Times reports.

Competitive Edge Analysis

The Mariners will give Iannetta a breater after he started the first two games of the series, paving the way for Steve Clevenger to get a turn behind the plate. Iannetta hasn't contributed much of the way in counting stats in his 15 appearances on the season, but his .353 on-base percentage has at least made him a tough out for opposing pitchers.

OUTChris Iannetta C SEA 1 month ago

Iannetta is not in the lineup for Thursday's game against the Indians.

Competitive Edge Analysis

Iannetta, whose batting average has dropped to .222 on the heels of three hitless outings, will get the day off Thursday with the Mariners playing a day game following a night game. Steve Clevenger will get the nod behind the plate in Iannetta's place.

OUTChris Iannetta C SEA 1 month ago

Iannetta is back in the lineup and hitting seventh for Tuesday's game against the Indians.

Competitive Edge Analysis

Iannetta has been hot to start the season, hitting .276/.400/.483 with two home runs and five RBI. He will look to continue his above-average production in a matchup with Mariners' starter Wade Miley.

OUTChris Iannetta C SEA 1 month ago

Iannetta is out of the lineup for Sunday's game against the Yankees, Bob Dutton of the Tacoma News Tribune reports.

Competitive Edge Analysis

Iannetta will get his customary day off and give way to Steve Clevenger for the series finale after starting the first two games of the series. The backstop reached base four times in the series opener, going 3-for-3 with a walk, home run, and three RBI, but took a step back Saturday, turning in an 0-for-4 performance.

OUTChris Iannetta C SEA 1 month ago

Iannetta went 3-for-3 with a walk and his second home run of the season in Seattle's win over the Yankees on Friday night.

Competitive Edge Analysis

The M's backstop is off to a strong start with a .320 average, a pair of home runs, and five RBI on the young season. The move to Seattle seems to have given him a boost, but it would likely be unrealistic to expect him to keep up his current production.

OUTChris Iannetta C SEA 2 months ago

Iannetta is out of the lineup for Sunday's game against the Athletics, MLB.com's Greg Johns reports.

Competitive Edge Analysis

It's little more than a routine maintenance day for Iannetta, who will give way to Steve Clevenger at catcher after starting the previous two games of the series behind the plate.