Tagged: ‘Seattle Mariners’

Getaway Day: Time to sound the alarm in Wrigleyville?
May 14th, 2017 at 10:34 PM
***PHOTO1***We are already halfway through month two of the MLB campaign as a new week dawns on us, and this year on the diamond has continued to see some notable trends remain intact. The AL Central is toss up, the Yankees and Orioles continue to play their game of cat-and-mouse,...

The 10 worst MLB players so far in 2017
May 1st, 2017 at 10:57 PM
***PHOTO1*** To say Buxton has had a rough start to the season is an understatement. Brad Rempel-USA TODAY Sports With the 162-game grind that is an MLB regular season, players and teams are bound to go through rough patches. It's inevitable, and while everyone tries to minimize them as much as possible,...

10 MLB players off to scorching hot starts
April 15th, 2017 at 12:04 PM
***PHOTO1*** Apr 11, 2017; Philadelphia, PA, USA; New York Mets left fielder Yoenis Cespedes (52) hits a three RBI home run against the Philadelphia Phillies during the first inning at Citizens Bank Park.  Bill Streicher-USA TODAY Sports The 2017 MLB season isn't even two weeks old, yet some players...

How big of a free agent misstep is Jacoby Ellsbury?
April 15th, 2017 at 8:58 AM
***PHOTO1*** The Ellsbury contract continues to be an issue for the Yankees.  Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports As his fourth year in New York begins, it's hard to believe that Jacoby Ellsbury is, at best, an afterthought on the Yankees. In 2011, then on the Red Sox, Ellsbury was a near...

CTBNL | Observations and decisions for the Mets
April 14th, 2017 at 3:52 PM
***PHOTO1*** LIVING IS EASY WITH EYES CLOSED, MISUNDERSTANDING ALL YOU SEE Last season, after the Mets made the disappointing decision to acquire Jose Reyes to play third base, he hit a solid .267/.326/.443 in 60 games. The average major league third baseman was a little better than that, but given...