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.

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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.

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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.

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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...

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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...

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M's keep on being relevant

I still don't think they're going to do it.

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News

Santiago suspended again

Just days after his return from a possibly unfounded suspension for using an alleged foreign...

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Due Up

Next Opponents

September 17-19 @ Kansas City
September 20-23 @ Oakland
September 24-26 @ Los Angeles AL
September 27-29 vs Oakland

Standings

AL West

Spotlight

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...

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Poll

GooGate

What's your take on pitchers using sticky stuff as grip/spin enhancers?

Injuries

Date Player Injury IL
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

Season Schedule (Times EDT, at least until I find a way to change them on import from BB-Reference)

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