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...

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...

Preview Capsules: Bullpen

Preview Capsules: Bullpen
Steve Cishek, RHP: 4FB, SNK, SL, CH 2015: 59 G, 55.1 IP, 7.81 K/9, 4.39 BB/9, 46.1% GB, .313 BABIP, 3.86 FIP, 0.0 fWAR Cishek was dominant two straight years...

Mastering the JeDi code

Mastering the JeDi code
From what I’ve been able to determine, social media bestowed Seattle Mariners general manager Jerry Dipoto with the nickname of “JeDi” while he was still working for the Los Angeles...

The Mariners and reliever volatility

The Mariners and reliever volatility
At some stage of their baseball career, a relief pitcher was no longer viewed as starting pitcher material by an organization. Perhaps, they couldn't consistently repeat their delivery, didn't possess...

How’s Mariners’ reboot going?

How’s Mariners’ reboot going?
Since becoming the general manager of the Seattle Mariners, Jerry Dipoto has aggressively worked to transform the club’s roster. In just under three months, he’s added 16 players to the...