This Month’s IssuePick up a copy of The Grand Salami when you come out to Safeco Field! This month's issue os devoted to the great Edgar Martinez, who will have his number retired in a pregame ceremony on August 12th. Included in the issue are an interview with Edgar, features on his career, and a look at what might have been had the M's traded Edgar at any of the various times he was rumored to be on the block. Plus, a look at the Mariners' new blood from the 2017 draft and all the regular Grand Salami features you've come to expect.
ShipwreckedBuy the new book Shipwrecked:
A Peoples' History of the Seattle Mariners, by The Grand Salami's own Jon Wells.
General discussion Archive
One of the most interesting characters in Seattle sports history never took the field for one of its sports teams. Writer and historian J Michael Kenyon…
Big things were expected of 22-year-old Taijuan Walker when he had a dominant spring training, but he got off to a poor start to the regular season.
The Mariners designated Willie Bloomquist for assignment July 2nd, effectively cutting ties with the 37-year-old utility player to make room for shortstop Chris Taylor.
There was some roster movement with Dustin Ackley and Brad Miller arriving from Tacoma and some injuries, including Michael Saunders […]
If you look at three other franchises, the road-map to success is apparent, but you can’t screw up along the […]
In Samuel Beckett’s play two bums named Vladimir and Estragon sit around and as the title suggests wait for Godot […]