Not for nuthin’: Be a WAR-monger

Not for nuthin’: Be a WAR-monger
Baseball, like no other sport, relies upon statistics to recognize greatness. Even the casual fan recognizes the significance of milestones such as 3,000 hits, 500 and 600 home runs, and...

Death, taxes, bad long-term deals

Death, taxes, bad long-term deals
    This year’s crop of free agents is particularly deep with high-profile names like Zack Greinke, David Price, Johnny Cueto, Jason Heyward, and Justin Upton among the headliners. The...

Mariners need: outfield defense

Mariners need: outfield defense
  In recent years, the Seattle Mariners haven't placed a high value on defense, especially in the outfield. This becomes particularly clear when you look back at their most recent...

The Mariners and free agency

The Mariners and free agency
The Seattle Mariners have a multitude of needs if they plan to rectify the issues that kept them from building upon their 87-win season of 2014. Hundreds of free agents...

Who’s in, Who’s out: NL East

Who’s in, Who’s out: NL East
It wasn't one of the busier divisions over the last several months, but the National League East still saw plenty of transactions. Each of the teams, with the exception of...