Servais does nothing wrong in Mariner win

The last couple of days here on the lead posts have been about how the manager of Your Seattle Mariners, Scott Servais, tends to screw up, fail to act, or otherwise make unforced errors in strategy during everyday in-game circumstances. Yesterday's was a rant based on merely theoretical suppositions from personal observations regarding closer Kendall Graveman, and I caught...


Digging his own Grave(man): Servais and the ’pen

Scott Servais won today. More accurately, the Seattle Mariners won, defeating the Cleveland Native American Caricatures 6-2 behind a great outing from starting pitcher Logan Gilbert and big hits from Jake Fraley, Kyle Seager, and J.P. Crawford. Servais just got lucky when his ineptitude was bailed out by fine glovework from Dylan Moore and Fraley.


Does Scott Servais even want to win games?

The headline above is in jest. Sort of.


51 and counting

Your Seattle Mariners already hold the record for most players used in a single season. They set the mark in 2019, with 67 different names on the active roster over the course of the year. This season's Mariners, who have now played 64 games with 98 to go, will likely shatter that record.


Monarchs, Giants, and Stars

This feature originally appeared in the June 2015 print edition of The Grand Salami.


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Servais does nothing wrong in Mariner win

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What do you know? It's the Trivia Challenge Mark II

While we continue waiting out the COVID-19 hiatus, why not indulge in a little baseball...



Free Baserunners

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Date Player Injury IL
6/1/21 Kyle Lewis (CF) Right meniscus tear 10-day
5/29/21 Erik Swanson (RHP) Groin strain 10-day
5/24/21 Sam Haggerty (IF/OF) Shoulder inflammation 10-day
5/14/21 Evan White (1B) Hip flexor strain 10-day
5/9/21 Ljay Newsome (RHP) UCL strain 60-day
5/2/21 Casey Sadler (RHP) Shoulder inflammation 10-day
4/26/21 Nick Margevicius (LHP) Thoracic Outlet Syndrome  60-day
4/6/21 James Paxton (LHP) Tommy John surgery 60-day
3/14/21 Roenis Elías (LHP) Tommy John surgery 60-day
3/2/21 Matt Festa (RHP) Tommy John surgery 60-day
2/24/21 Dom Thompson-Williams (OF) Ruptured Achilles tendon 60-day
2/19/21 Ken Giles (RHP) Tommy John surgery 60-day
6/29/20 Andres Muñoz (RHP) Tommy John surgery 60-day

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