Mariners in Japan http://kplu.org en Mariners trip to Japan a hit in more ways than one http://kplu.org/post/mariners-trip-japan-hit-more-ways-one <p>The Mariners return from Japan Friday with one win and one loss under their belt, following the two-game series with the A&#39;s in Tokyo that kicked off their 2012 season.</p><p>KPLU sports commentator Art Thiel says, overall, the trip was a success. He spent the week with the team in Japan. Fri, 30 Mar 2012 04:00:00 +0000 Kirsten Kendrick & Art Thiel 4603 at http://kplu.org Mariners trip to Japan a hit in more ways than one