As the WBC heads into its semi-finals matchups, the Mariners will see the majority of their players return to spring training with about two weeks left before they open the season on April 4th in Houston against the Astros.
When Team USA qualified for the 2nd round, Mariners fans knew that 12 of their players would be participating in the WBC. Now that the tournament is down to its final four teams, only skilled minor leaguer, Emilio Pagan, and Mariners star closer, Edwin Diaz (both on Team Puerto Rico) remain in the contest.
In round one, the M’s, Tyler O’Neill, Sam Gaviglio, and Yovani Gallardo did little to help teams Canada, …
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