Steve Cishek News Archive
Cishek, who was activated off the disabled list Friday, will pitch in a setup role behind closer Edwin Diaz, the Seattle Times reports.
Cishek (hip) was activated from the DL by the Mariners Friday.
Cishek (left hip) could come off the disabled list when the Mariners come off the road and return home Aug. 19, the Seattle Times reports.
Cishek played catch Wednesday for the first time since tearing his left hip labrum, Shannon Drayer of ESPN Radio 710 AM reports.
Cishek (hip) was placed on the DL retroactive to August 2 with a torn left labrum.
Cishek has been removed as the Mariners' closer in favor of Edwin Diaz, Ryan Divish of the Seattle Times reports.
Cishek (2-6) lost the game for the Mariners on Monday, allowing a Mookie Betts solo homer in a tie game in the top of the ninth before exiting with two thirds of an inning pitched.
Cishek blew his sixth save of the season Sunday, letting a three-run lead against the Cubs evaporate on three hits, a hit batter and a wild pitch. He struck out one.
Cishek notched is 25th save in Saturday's 4-1 victory over the Cubs, allowing one hit but also recording three strikeouts over an inning.
Cishek pitched a perfect ninth inning Tuesday to preserve a 7-4 lead and earn a save against the Pirates.