Happy Sunday, everyone! It’s almost time to go back to work tomorrow! Here are some links to help numb the pain:
In Mariner Land...
- If you’ve ever wanted to see Nelson Cruz milk a cow, today is your lucky day.
- Baseball America takes a look at the Pazos-Littell trade with a brief analysis of each player.
- The door is not completely closed on Tom Wilhelmsen being a Seattle Mariner in 2017.
In other news...
- Craig Edwards of FanGraphs thinks Dexter Fowler should age fairly well regardless of defense.
- 19-year-old Yankee prospect Gleyber Torres has been named the Arizona Fall League MVP. It’s about time Yankees fans have something to cheer about.
- The Mesa Solar Sox are your Arizona Fall League champions. Cubs prospect Ian Happ homered twice in their championship win over the Surprise Saguaros.
- Three years ago, the Houston Astros gave Jon Singleton a 5-year, $10m deal before he ever appeared in MLB. Yesterday, he was placed on outright waivers.
- Torii Hunter and LaTroy Hawkins could be returning to the Twins’ organization in front-office roles.
Bonus pick of the day...
During the 2011-12 NBA season, they played this commercial for a short period of time. To this day, it’s one of my favorite sports commercials ever made.