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Would You Trade Taijuan Walker for Billy Butler?

According to recent reports, the Mariners “covet” Billy Butler, the Kansas City Royals slugger. In fact, they like him so much that they would be willing to trade one of their top pitching prospects to get him. So the question arises, should the Mariners trade Taijuan Walker for Butler? Butler is a good hitter, with […]

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Mariners Scouting Players in Japan

The Mariners have always been looking for talent internationally. Not only have they been one of the biggest spenders in the Dominican Republic andĀ Venezuela, they have also got players from rather strange places (such as Italy and South Africa). Perhaps most famously (and most logically, since the majority owner lives in Japan), the Mariners have […]

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This Should Bring a Tear to Mariners Fans’ Eyes

The Yankees left Seattle having won two out of three games at Safeco Field. Ichiro left with them undoubtedly nursing a sore ankle after Felix Hernandez lost control of a pitch in Tuesdays game. Ichiro wasn’t the only Yankee to be assaulted as if King Felix was playing dodgeball, rather than baseball. Alex Rodriguez, who […]