Seth Smith LF/RF/DH SEA 1 day ago

Smith is out of the lineup Sunday against the Angels, Shannon Drayer of 710 AM ESPN Seattle reports.

With the Angels bringing southpaw Hector Santiago to the hill, manager Lloyd McClendon will keep a couple of his lefty bats on the bench. Smith and Logan Morrison will sit out while Franklin Gutierrez and Willie Bloomquist join the starting nine.

Seth Smith LF/RF/DH SEA 5 days ago

Smith is out of the lineup Wednesday against the Royals, Bob Dutton of the Tacoma News Tribune reports.

Smith has started the last six games in the outfield, but he'll take a seat with left-hander Danny Duffy on the mound for Kansas City. The Mariners will go with a starting outfield of Austin Jackson (center), Franklin Gutierrez (left) and Mark Trumbo (right).

Seth Smith LF/RF/DH SEA 2 weeks ago

Smith is back in the lineup Thursday against San Francisco.

Smith was replaced in left field by Willie Bloomquist on Wednesday partially due to Bloomquist's career numbers against Madison Bumgarner. Thursday, Smith is back in left field and batting sixth in the order against right-hander Ryan Vogelsong.

Seth Smith LF/RF/DH SEA 2 weeks ago

Smith is out of the lineup Wednesday against San Francisco.

The Mariners are facing lefty ace Madison Bumgarner on Wednesday, against whom Smith is 0-for-6 lifetime. Willie Bloomquist will take Smith's place in left field.

Seth Smith LF/RF/DH SEA 2 weeks ago

Smith is out of the lineup Friday, MLB.com's Greg Johns reports.

Lefty Brett Oberholtzer is on the mound for the Astros, so the Mariners will look to get their right-heavy lineup in. Smith has been pretty solid on the strong side of a platoon this year, slugging .485, but he will have to wait until Saturday's game against Collin McHugh to get back in the starting lineup.

Seth Smith LF/RF/DH SEA 4 weeks ago

Smith is out of the lineup Tuesday, 710 ESPN's Shannon Drayer reports.

With lefty CC Sabathia on the mound for the Yankees the Mariners will go with a righty-heavy lineup. Smith should be back in the mix against righty Masahiro Tanaka on Wednesday.

Seth Smith LF/RF/DH SEA 1 month ago

Smith is out of the lineup Wednesday against the Rays, Bob Dutton of the Tacoma News Tribune reports.

Smith's day off comes following three straight starts in the outfield, in which time he's gone 4-for-10 with two doubles, a RBI and three runs scored. Dustin Ackley will start in left field in his place, batting eighth for the Mariners.

Seth Smith LF/RF/DH SEA 1 month ago

Smith is out of the lineup for Saturday's game against the Blue Jays, Bob Dutton of The Tacoma News Tribune reports.

Smith is getting another day off against a left-handed starter, this time Toronto's Mark Buehrle. The right-handed Rickie Weeks and Willie Bloomquist are starting in the corner outfield positions, which could be an indication the Mariners are planning to use Smith much less against lefties.

Seth Smith LF/RF/DH SEA 1 month ago

Smith is out of the lineup Wednesday, the Seattle Times' Ryan Divish reports.

With a lefty on the mound for the O's the Mariners' righty-heavy lineup will be deployed Wednesday with Justin Ruggiano and Willie Bloomquist getting deployed in the outfield alongside Nelson Cruz.

Seth Smith LF/RF/DH SEA 1 month ago

Smith is out of the lineup Sunday against the Red Sox, MLB.com's Greg Johns reports.

Smith's absence from the lineup against a right-handed pitcher in the Red Sox's Steven Wright is a bit of a surprise, but manager Lloyd McClendon may want the outfielder to unwind after Saturday's three-strikeout performance. Rickie Weeks will cover left field in the series finale.