All-Star Game returning to Seattle
It won't be official until Thursday, but the news has been leaked by multiple sources: Seattle will host the MLB All-Star Game and its accompanying weekend of festivities in 2023. It will be the third time the Midsummer Classic was played here.
M's keep on being relevant
I still don't think they're going to do it. I still think they're too flawed, too raw, and too poorly constructed. And I still see the obstacles in their way to be, while not insurmountable, significant.
Mariners extend Dipto, Servais; September roster expands
Today the Mariners announced they have extended the contracts (for "multiple years") of general manager Jerry Dipoto and field manager Scott Servais. Dipoto has also been given the additional title of President of Baseball Operations. Both men were on existing contracts that expired at the end of this season.
Doolittle, do late
The trade deadline may have come and gone, but the Mariners nevertheless acquired a new reliever today. Former Oakland A and Washington National southpaw Sean Doolittle joins the M's on a waiver claim after being designated for assignment by the Cincinnati Reds. To make room, reliever Keynan Middleton has been placed on waivers by the Mariners and may now be...
Let's enjoy the illusion for a little longer
When Your Seattle Mariners ventured out on their current road trip, they were hanging in there on the fringes of contention after taking two of three from the Toronto Blue Jays, an objectively better team. Then they went to Dallas-Ft. Worth and swept the Rangers in a three-game set to move to ten games over .500, a season-best, and some...
M's keep on being relevant
I still don't think they're going to do it.
Santiago suspended again
Just days after his return from a possibly unfounded suspension for using an alleged foreign...
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...
|8/10/21||Shed Long Jr. (2B/LF)||Right shin stress||10-day|
|7/7/21||Justus Sheffield (LHP)||Oblique & forearm strains||10-day|
|6/18/21||Justin Dunn (RHP)||Shoulder inflammation||10-day|
|6/1/21||Kyle Lewis (CF)||Right meniscus tear||60-day|
|5/24/21||Sam Haggerty (IF/OF)||Shoulder inflammation||10-day|
|5/14/21||Evan White (1B)||Hip flexor strain||60-day|
|5/9/21||Ljay Newsome (RHP)||UCL strain||60-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|