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Logan Morrison (Chris Trotman/Getty Images)

Is There More To Morrison Than ‘@CupOfLoMo?’

Logan Morrison may not ever be able to escape the shadow of the Twitter persona he’s created. Consider it the cost of being engaging and sometimes polarizing on social media.

1090 The Fan–02/25/2014

(Courtesy Random House)

Exclusive Excerpt From John Feinstein’s ‘Where Nobody Knows Your Name’

An exclusive excerpt from John Feinstein’s book, “Where Nobody Knows Your Name,” which chronicles the lives of those trying to reach Major League Baseball.

02/25/2014

Kendrys Morales may be the best fit among remaining options for the Mariners. (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Churchill: M’s Can Still Make Splash

Jason A. Churchill kind of likes a projected lineup that includes Kendrys Morales, who remains a free agent and is being pursued by multiple clubs.

1090 The Fan–02/22/2014

Chris Capuano (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Seattle Eyes Chris Capuano

The Seattle Mariners are reportedly talking with free-agent left-hander Chris Capuano about a possible deal.

1090 The Fan–02/18/2014

Derek Jeter playing shortstop during a game at Safeco Field in 2010 (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

A Statistical Look At Derek Jeter Vs. The Mariners

Derek Jeter’s retirement after the 2014 season will come as a relief to Cleveland Indians fans. The future Hall of Fame shortstop’s numbers against the Seattle Mariners, however, may surprise you.

02/12/2014

Carlos Peguero (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Mariners Trade Peguero To Royals, Add Baker

The Royals acquired outfielder Carlos Peguero from the Seattle Mariners on Wednesday for a player to be named or cash.

1090 The Fan–01/29/2014

Nelson Cruz's name has been linked to the Seattle Mariners all offseason. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

M’s Should Focus On Pitching, Defense

We’re boring down on February, the free agent market for hitters has nearly dried up entirely and the Mariners continue to be tied to Nelson Cruz. Why? Maybe because the reporters are just connecting dots; the Mariners need offense and Cruz and Morales are two of the very best options available that could make some kind of difference. Maybe the Mariners have legitimate interest in Cruz. Why? I haven’t the foggiest.

1090 The Fan–01/29/2014

A fan is checked with a metal detector by security personnel on Feb. 3, 2002 prior to entering the Superdome in New Orleans. (credit: Jed Jacobsohn/Getty Images)

MLB To Enforce All Ballparks To Implement Metal Detectors By 2015

Entering a big league ballpark will be a bit like going through an airport by 2015.

01/22/2014

Texas Rangers v Seattle Mariners

Seattle Mariners Fans Can Expect Metal Detectors In 2014

The Mariners announced the additional security screenings on Tuesday. They comply with a mandate from Major League Baseball that all teams have a screening program in place by the start of the 2015 season.

1090 The Fan–01/21/2014

Tanaka played in the World Baseball Classic, but is headed to Major League Baseball in 2014.  (Photo by Koji Watanabe/Getty Images)

Churchill: Buzz On Tanaka, Mariners On Fire

Most pundits are now projecting Tanaka signs with either Seattle or Arizona, but if any of the rumors, vis-a-vis the Mariners’ heavy courting of the split-finger master and the idea that perhaps Tanaka already knows where he wants to play, things could end well for the Emerald City.

1090 The Fan–01/07/2014

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