Seth Smith will be part of McClendon’s modified platoon with Ruggiano, as the left hand-hitting Smith has handles right-handed pitching well (.277) but hits .205 against lefties.
The Mariners have agreed to one-year deals with outfielders Dustin Ackley, Justin Ruggiano and Austin Jackson; relief pitcher Charlie Furbush; and first baseman Logan Morrison.
Jason A. Churchill, Alex Carson and Steve Silver debate the M’s offseason, the team’s ownership and its philosophy and the idea of shortstop Stephen Drew.
The Seattle Mariners have acquired Seth Smith from the San Diego Padres.
In this week’s episode of The Hot Stove Report, Jason A. Churchill, Alex Carson and Steve Silver discuss Seth Smith, Allen Craig, Mike Zunino, and more.
Sometimes a team’s best players don’t make the All-Star team. Here are the National League’s mid-season team MVPs.