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Mariners, meet Nick Swisher – Swisher, Mariners

#mariners badly wanted hamilton, too. so #angels deal disappointed 2 al west rivals. hou and oak presumably sat this 1 out — Jon Heyman (@JonHeymanCBS) December 13, 2012   The Mariners badly wanted Josh Hamilton. Well, that didn’t turn out the way we all wanted, eh? It’s time to turn our attention elsewhere folks. Meet […]

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Re-Ranking the Mariners 40 Man Roster

So it is December, and the Winter Meetings have now passed. While the Mariners were rumored to be going after every hitter imaginable, the only player they got in the Winter Meetings was Jason Bay. Mauricio Robles was designated to make room for Bay and is currently in limbo while the Mariners 40 man roster […]

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Looking at the Potential September Call-Ups

September is coming. This means that MLB active rosters will expand from 25-40. Of course, a team cannot bring up any 15 players in the minors that they want. They can only bring up players on the 40 man roster or replace players on the 40 man roster. Using my Mariners’ 40 man roster ranking […]

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Mariners Lose to White Sox, Tacoma beats Las Vegas

The Mariners lost to the White Sox 5-4 Jose Quintana has been putting up really good numbers (2.76 ERA/3.83 FIP/4.30 SIERA before the game) despite a real lack of stuff (91-92 MPH fastball, occasionally hitting 93 MPH, without an elite breaking ball), but the Mariners made him regress to the mean. Dustin Ackley used his […]

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Scouting Chase Headley

The annual rumor mill around the trade deadline has started and has not disappointed. Absurd trade ideas have been floated by respected journalists, big names have been assigned to teams, teams that aren’t very good are pretending to be in pennant races, and some good trade ideas have been reported. This time of year is […]

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The King is Alive

On a Saturday night where the Mariners roughed up Yu Darvish behind big Kyle Seager, John Jaso, and Dustin Ackley hits, the King was on full display. He threw a complete game shutout on a night where he actually got run support, as the Mariners won 7-0, sending the 3 game series into a tie […]

Brendan Ryan could be an Atlanta Brave soon

Mariners Trade Rumors July 14

The Mariner that is most likely to be dealt in the next few weeks, maybe even days is SS Brandan Ryan. The Braves are rumored to be very interested given Ryan is only making $1.75M and is one of the best defenders in the MLB. – Olney Justin Upton rumors have swirled each offseason the […]