by Jack Moore | CBSSports.com (3/20/2013) The Mariners have optioned outfielder Eric Thames to Triple-A Tacoma, MLB.com reported. The outfielder hit .267/.378/.367 in 37 spring training plate appearances.
Thames homers for game's only run
by Jeff Lippman | CBSSports.com (8/27/2012) Seattle outfielder Eric Thames homered in the eighth inning on Monday night in Minnesota. The solo homer off Liam Hendriks was the only run scored by either team in the 1-0 Seattle win as both starters went the distance. Thames has seven homers and finished 1 for 3 in the game. He's batting .253 on the year.