Between Optimism and Expectations: The 2016 Seattle Mariners

Between Optimism and Expectations: The 2016 Seattle Mariners
It's been more than 18 months since Brad Miller crossed the plate on an 11th-inning Austin Jackson single to secure a 2-1 win over the Los Angeles Angels and keep the...

Could M’s endure a Cruz swoon?

Could M’s endure a Cruz swoon?
During his first season with the Seattle Mariners, slugger Nelson Cruz lived up to or exceeded the expectations of pundits and fans alike. Despite the fact that 2015 Mariners turned...

The Mariners versatility matrix

The Mariners versatility matrix
Prior to his decision to sign a one-year deal with the Texas Rangers, I don't recall any pundits suggesting former Washington Nationals shortstop Ian Desmond as a good fit for...

Mariners’ salary distributions for 2016

Mariners’ salary distributions for 2016
Payroll is always a hot topic among Major League Baseball teams and as we get closer to Opening Day, the needle starts to settle on what dollar amount each team will...

Projected M’s 25-man Roster: Edition 1

Projected M’s 25-man Roster: Edition 1
Typically the majority of the jobs on a given big-league roster that are 'open' have a heavy favorite, and there are few 'open' job with which to begin. The Seattle...