Steve, Bill and Jason talk with Seattle Mariners pitcher Chris Young, the founder of Hawkblogger.com Brian Nemhauser, CBS Sports NFL expert Will Brinson, and former Seahawks offensive lineman Robbie Tobeck.
Sportings News’ 2014 American League Comeback Player of the Year Chris Young joined The Steve Sandmeyer Show Monday to talk about his season and his future.
The 35-year-old right-hander was formally recognized for his comeback Monday by the Sporting News as the American League’s Comeback Player of the year.
The Seattle Mariners have zero margin for error and cannot afford to go with anything but the best available.
Oakland Athletics newcomer Adam Dunn hit a two-run homer as Oakland jumped to a five-run lead in the first, and Chris Young failed to make it out of the inning as Seattle lost 6-1 to the Athletics on Monday.
The Seattle Mariners are making their case for a post-season run
Felix Hernandez has set the pace for a pitching staff that’s on a record pace not seen from an American League team in 40 years and is the reason that Seattle is playing meaningful baseball in August for the first time in seven years.
After winning seven of eight, the Mariners are more than in the conversation. They are over .500 at home and tied with Detroit for the second wild card spot in the American League.
Chris Young (10-6) allowed three runs in five innings. He struck out six and reached double-digit wins for the first time since 2006.
Lloyd McClendon tried to get a five-out save from All-Star closer Fernando Rodney, but that plan didn’t work