Good morning friends! The Seattle Mariners experienced one hell of a day yesterday, huh? Let's hope today brings as much fun and excitement (not possible). While you get ready for this thrilling day, check out the latest from the baseball universe:
- Jerry Dipoto commented on the constantly-shuffling bullpen.
- The Mariners have once again surrendered Patrick Kivlehan, this time on a waiver claim by the Padres.
- Ichiro is now a single hit away from 3,000.
- The Angels have a bullpen arm making big strides this season.
- Dave Cameron lists the five best deals of the trade deadline.
- Baseball will be an olympic sport in 2020. Grant Brisbee wonders if it will draw an audience.
- Mark Teixeira announced he will retire at the end of the season.
- Nate Schierholtz has been suspended for PED use.