Good morning everyone! Yesterday gave us yet another crazy game of baseball as the Dodgers put together a comeback to secure a 3-1 victory and push the series to Game 7, which will take place tonight. This one’s for all the marbles. Here are some links to get your day started on the last day of the 2017 season.
In Mariners news...
- Jerry Dipoto and Lorena Martin discussed what they hope will come of Dr. Martin’s new role on the team in a post on Mariners Blog.
- The M’s blog also recapped the breakout season for Mike Zunino. The crew also digs into James Paxton’s season.
- Here are some photos from the DR of a young M’s prospect.
Young Julio Rodriguez going yard in the D.R. pic.twitter.com/2schOIKcLI— Mariners Minors (@MiLBMariners) October 31, 2017
- The Mariners have outrighted right-hander Casey Lawrence to Tacoma, dropping the 40-man roster to 39 players. Is a trade on the horizon?
Around the league...
- Check out this cool story of how Hunter Pence helped out a fan of the Dodgers in her effort to honor her father’s dying wishes.
- The A’s are planning to dangle Ryon Healy in trade talks this winter.
- The Marlins are looking to trade a trio of major assets in the offseason: Giancarlo Stanton, Dee Gordon, and Martin Prado.
- Federal Baseball still doesn’t think the Nationals should have made a managerial switch.
- Russell Wilson certainly is a character.
oh my god Russell Wilson decided to be Pete Carroll for Halloween pic.twitter.com/FpehS91bnC— Aron Yohannes (@AronYohannes) October 31, 2017
- SB Nation ranks this year’s crop of Halloween costumes from professional athletes.