Andrew Cashner

Nelson Cruz low fives Robinson Cano at home plate after Cruz hit a two run home-run against the San Diego Padres (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Cruz Goes Deep In 9-4 Win Over Pads

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.

1090 The Fan–03/05/2015

Justin Morneau (Photo by Tom Lynn/Getty Images)

Churchill: Potential Trade Fits For M’s

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.

1090 The Fan–11/10/2014

PHOENIX, AZ - APRIL 13: Paul Goldschmidt #44 of the Arizona Diamondbacks at bat during the MLB game against the Los Angeles Dodgers at Chase Field on April 13, 2014 in Phoenix, Arizona. The Dodgers defeated the Diamondbacks 8-6.

National League Mid-Season Team MVPs

Sometimes a team’s best players don’t make the All-Star team. Here are the National League’s mid-season team MVPs.

07/11/2014

Felix Hernandez is the man on the spot for the Mariners as they hang onto their postseason hopes by a thread.  (Photo by Denis Poroy/Getty Images)

King Felix Pitches Well, But Mariners Lose 2-1

Hernandez pitched well enough to win, although his wild pitch tied a game the Mariners eventually lost 2-1

1090 The Fan–06/19/2014

SAN FRANCISCO, CA - JUNE 18: Andrew Cashner #34 of the San Diego Padres pitches against the San Francisco Giants at AT&T Park on June 18, 2013 in San Francisco, California.

Andrew Cashner Gets Opening Day Nod For Padres

Andrew Cashner went from the Padres’ bullpen to staff ace last season. Can he continue that growth?

03/28/2014

Tyson Ross (Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Prospect Insider Breakthrough Candidates: Starting Pitchers

Jason A. Churchill’s Prospect Insider has compiled a list of the top ten breakthrough pitching candidates from each league.

1090 The Fan–03/10/2014

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Cubs’ Anthony Rizzo Could Become Face Of Franchise

Down the line, Anthony Rizzo has the potential to be one of the best offensive players in the league.

03/21/2013