|SEATTLE MARINERS||CHICAGO CUBS|
|Shawn O'Malley - SS||Dexter Fowler - CF|
|Leonys Martin - CF||Kris Bryant - 3B|
|Robinson Cano - 2B||Anthony Rizzo - 1B|
|Nelson Cruz - RF||Ben Zobrist - 2B|
|Kyle Seager - 3B||Addison Russell - SS|
|Franklin Gutierrez - LF||Jason Heyward - RF|
|Dae-Ho Lee - 1B||Willson Contreras - C|
|Mike Zunino - C||Chris Coghlan - LF|
|Felix Hernandez - RHP||Brian Matusz - LHP|
I'm like hey, what's up, hello and welcome to a special SUNDAY NIGHT edition of room temperature, made to order, Seattle Mariners baseball action. My ignorance as a Major League Baseball fan knows no bounds as I thought the trade deadline was in fact, today, July 31st. Let's rejoice that there will be one more day of us trying to figure out if the M's make a mo-
Source confirms that LH Ariel Miranda coming to Seattle from Orioles for Miley. Miranda is 27-year-old from Cuba pitching in AAA.— Greg Johns (@GregJohnsMLB) July 31, 2016
Oh, well, that is something. This is a bummer because I like Wade Miley and I hate trades with the Orioles. Hot deadline action is hot deadline action though. The crowd goes wild.
Tonight is a pretty big deal as the Mariners are one of two teams featured on Sunday Night Baseball for the first time in twelve years. As a good website boy, I feel inclined to have you check out Grant's piece about it in case you missed it. Felix Hernandez takes the mound, and I can't be the only one hoping that he turns back the clock to old form on the grandest regular season stage of them all.
Tonight also, the Mariners catch a break as Brian Matusz starts in the place of Kyle Hendricks. Hendricks is having a season.
- M's @ Cubs 5:08 PST
- TV: ESPN
- Radio: 710 ESPN
- Online: MLB.tv or WATCHESPN/ESPN 360/ESPN APP/ETC