Source: Mariners search continues

10/15/2010 - MLB Seattle Mariners

The Seattle Mariners continue to search for a new manager but ESPN analyst Bobby Valentine is no longer being considered, a source confirmed Friday.

Valentine pulled himself out of the running for the Florida Marlins job on Wednesday.

Interim manager Daren Brown and Eric Wedge, Lloyd McClendon, John Gibbons and Cecil Cooper have also interviewed with the Mariners.

ESPN senior writer Tim Kirkjian contributed to this report.