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Should Mariners Be Buyers?

The Major League Baseball trading deadline is quickly approaching and – as is the case every July – speculation is rampant about potential deals that could happen between now and the July 31 cutoff date

07/07/2015

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Trumbo A Streaky Hitter?

Yesterday, Mike Ferrin from MLB Radio Network’s Power Alley spent a few minutes as a guest on The Steve Sandmeyer Show

06/24/2015

DETROIT, MI - OCTOBER 16:  Doug Fister #58 of the Detroit Tigers pitches in the first inning against the Boston Red Sox during Game Four of the American League Championship Series at Comerica Park on October 16, 2013 in Detroit, Michigan.  (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

2011 Deadline Deals In Retrospect

On August 12 of 1987, the Detroit Tigers were just one and one-half game behind the Toronto Blue Jays in the American League East division and were intent on improving their odds of catching Toronto. Back in those days, there was a heightened sense of urgency in finishing first place because there were only two divisions in each league and no wild card berths.

06/19/2015

New York Yankees v Seattle Mariners

Prospect Insider: Can’t Argue With Results

When I served in the Navy, I had the privilege of working with a superb aircraft maintenance officer and a dynamic leader who was simply known throughout Naval Aviation as “Big John.” On one particular […]

1090 The Fan–06/10/2015

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Mariners Attempt To Upgrade Offense

The Seattle Mariners made an incremental move designed to upgrade their disappointing offense by trading for Arizona Diamondbacks outfielder/first baseman Mark Trumbo

1090 The Fan–06/04/2015

Roenis Elias will start 2015 in the minors, but chances are he'll be needed this season. (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Prospect Insider: M’s Rotation Depth Necessary

Prospect Insider’s Luke Arkins demonstrates why the Seattle Mariners’ rotation depth is not only a good thing, but key to their potential success.

1090 The Fan–03/29/2015

There are scenarios where Jon Lester could make sense for the Seattle Mariners. (Photo by Ed Zurga/Getty Images)

Prospect Insider: Profiling Jon Lester

Jon Lester could conceivably be of interest to the Seattle Mariners despite a hefty price tag.

1090 The Fan–11/17/2014

Max Scherzer is among the top free agents this winter and one of two No. 1 starters. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Prospect Insider: Profiling Max Scherzer

Max Scherzer is among the top free agents this winter, and one of just two No, 1 starting pitchers. What are the chances the Mariners have interest in the right-hander? What might Scherzer cost in terms of dollars and commitment?

1090 The Fan–11/17/2014

Might catcher David Ross be a fit for the Seattle Mariners this offseason? (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Prospect Insider: Up-The-Middle Options

Prospect Insider’s Tyler Carmont discusses the free agent hitters that play up the middle.

1090 The Fan–11/13/2014

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Churchill: Hanley Ramirez Not Ideal For Seattle

As expected, the Seattle Mariners have been linked to free agent Hanley Ramirez. He’s a player the club has had some level of interest in for a few years, and understandably so, he hits. He’s also right-handed and plays shortstop, so on the surface he sounds like a fantastic fit for any team that doesn’t have a present-and-future stalwart at the position.

1090 The Fan–11/10/2014

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