Nelson Cruz drove in a pair of runs on a bomb and helped lift Seattle over San Diego for the second game in a row.
The Seattle Mariners’ pursuit of offense and perhaps a few key ancillary pieces is likely to come from three distinct avenues; free agency, of course, in-house progress and trades.
Sometimes a team’s best players don’t make the All-Star team. Here are the National League’s mid-season team MVPs.
Hernandez pitched well enough to win, although his wild pitch tied a game the Mariners eventually lost 2-1
Andrew Cashner went from the Padres’ bullpen to staff ace last season. Can he continue that growth?
Jason A. Churchill’s Prospect Insider has compiled a list of the top ten breakthrough pitching candidates from each league.
Down the line, Anthony Rizzo has the potential to be one of the best offensive players in the league.