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Author: Chris ODay

Seattle Mariners 2018 Draft Recap Part 1

SEATTLE, WA – MAY 3: Seattle Mariners general manager Jerry Dipoto (R) talks with manager Scott Servais before a game between the Oakland Athletics and the Seattle Mariners at Safeco Field on May 3, 2018 in Seattle, Washington. The Mariners won the game 4-1. (Photo by Stephen Brashear/Getty Images) *** Local Caption *** Jerry Dipoto;Scott Servais The Major League Baseball Draft is always a little different and quieter than the draft in other sports. The NBA Draft happens within a couple weeks of the end of the season, and the NFL Draft is arguably one of the bigger events...

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Baltimore Ravens Have A Joe Flacco Conundrum

BALTIMORE, MD – DECEMBER 31: Quarterback Joe Flacco #5 of the Baltimore Ravens passes in the fourth quarter against the Cincinnati Bengals at M&T Bank Stadium on December 31, 2017 in Baltimore, Maryland. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images) A common ideology today in football is that if a team is able to win the Super Bowl, then they get a five year window or grace period. Whether it’s to try and repeat, rebuild, or retool; usually that length of time is an allowable time frame. The Baltimore Ravens have reached the end of their window, as five full seasons...

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Crossroad in the Career of Felix Hernandez

Generated by IJG JPEG Library Although the Seattle Mariners don’t have the most successful history, they have been blessed with a few incredible pitchers. As different as could be, hard-throwing and hot-headed Randy Johnson passed the torch of legendary Mariner down to the soft-tossing broken bat artist Jamie Moyer, who in turn passed it down to the fiery Felix Hernandez. The Mariners may be at another one of those crossroads now, where we find ourselves wondering if it’s time to move on from the King. Felix Hernandez at a Career Crossroad Although he did toe the rubber on opening...

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