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Lookout Linkage, 8/19/14

News and stories about the Seattle Mariners and other analysis from around the league.

Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports

Hey all! Here are your links for today:

  • Shannon Drayer thinks Chris Taylor has a bright future ahead of him.
  • Tyler Carmont of Prospect Insider also writes about Taylor's future with the M's.
  • Cuban defector Rusney Castillo is expected to make a decision on a new team pretty soon. Here's the latest on him.
  • Jason Churchill at Prospect Insider looks at some players the M's could call up in September.
  • Pinstripe Alley wonders if maybe the Yankees should have re-signed Robinson Cano.
  • If you think Cano turns double plays quickly, check out this guy.
  • Jeff Sullivan at Fangraphs takes a look at what pitchers are throwing to Javier Baez, the Cubs' super-prospect.
  • The Tigers' bullpen has a pretty rocky relationship with the fan base these days.
  • Jedd Gyorko of the Padres set a team record, but it wasn't that hard to beat.
  • ...but is it the all-time worst?
  • Byron Buxton is out for the season.
  • Crawfish Boxes thinks the Astros could be good soon.
  • Here's your daily dose of Munenori Kawasaki.