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OAKLAND, CA - JUNE 13: Derek Jeter #2 of the New York Yankees warms up before their game against the Oakland Athletics at O.co Coliseum on June 13, 2014 in Oakland, California.

5 Things You Need To Know About The 2014 MLB All-Star Game

The 2014 MLB All-Star Game will be played at Target Field in Minneapolis on July 15. Here are 5 things you need to know about the game.

07/14/2014

BOSTON, MA - JULY 6: Nelson Cruz #23 of the Baltimore Orioles prepares to face Jake Peavy #44 of the Boston Red Sox in the first inning at Fenway Park on July 6, 2014 in Boston, Massachusetts.

American League Mid-Season Team MVPs

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

07/10/2014

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

Ervin Santana (Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Mariners’ Focus Shouldn’t ‘Change’

Jason A. Churchill writes that the Seattle Mariners need a high-quality starting pitcher, regardless of Hisashi Iwakuma’s injury situation.

1090 The Fan–02/13/2014

Nelson Cruz (Tom Pennington/Getty Images)

Heyman: Mariners Talking With Cruz, Rodney

In an alleged attempt to compliment the historic Robinson Cano signing, it’s being reported by CBS Sports’ Jon Heyman that the Seattle Mariners are in talks with free agent slugger Nelson Cruz.

02/04/2014

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

Nelson Cruz (Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

The Latest Nelson Cruz Rumors

For the first time in weeks, the rumor mill at Safeco Field seems to be quiet. However, the prospect of Nelson Cruz joining the Mariners hasn’t quite died out yet.

1090 The Fan–12/24/2013

Shin-Soo Choo could be a target for the Seattle Mariners | (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

The Seattle Mariners And The Winter Meetings

This year, it appears some teams are down in Florida looking to finish off deals they started this past week, or before that when the general managers meetings took place last month. The Seattle Mariners are one those teams.

1090 The Fan–12/08/2013

Robinson Cano (Scott Halleran/Getty Images)

Big Bat Wishlist Continued: Would Cano Make Sense In Seattle?

Multiple reports claim the Mariners are putting their money where their mouth is when it comes to giving free agent Robinson Cano a contract,

12/03/2013

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Mariners Eyeing Bats (Surprise!)

The Seattle Mariners have put their eggs in all baskets in terms of their search for more offense. Who’s on their radar?

11/26/2013

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