Happy Saturday, Mariners fans. I woke up early very early this morning, which is not an ideal start to a weekend in my opinion. I hope your start to the weekend is more enjoyable. Hopefully these links assist in making that happen.
In Mariners News...
- Edwin Diaz mic’d up is fun to watch.
- If you don't have any plans for July 29th, now you do.
- Bob Dutton gives us the inside scoop on injured Mariners and their progression, while also mentioning that Ryan Weber is likely to start today in Toronto.
Around the League...
- Yasmani Tomas’ press conference featured an appearance from his mom.
- Ramona Acre wrote this awesome story about her bond with her mother and the Cubs.
- Travis Sawchik attempts to explain what could have sparked MLB’s power surge if baseballs aren't juiced.
- Nicolas Stellini is helping us move on from Derek Jeter.
- Doug DeCinces, an all-star third baseman for the 1983 Angels, was convicted insider trading.
- The Brewers have placed Ryan Braun on the DL.
- Adam Jones donated $20K to the Negro Leagues Museum.
- Chris Devenski is good at pitching.
- The University of Washington’s defensive backs coach, Jimmy Lake, visited Budda Baker in Arizona.