Did anyone watch the fight last night? If so, what were your thoughts. I watched, but I don't really know anything about boxing. That said, I’m pretty easily entertained and someone else paid for me to watch it, so I have no complaints.
In Mariners News...
- Edwin Diaz became the ninth Mariner to record 30 saves in a season, and just the 11th in MLB history to tally 30 saves at age 23 or younger.
- Shannon Dreyer has injury updates on Robinson Cano, Tony Zych, Jarrod Dyson, Felix Hernandez, and James Paxton.
- Kyle Lewis went yard in Modesto’s 5-3 win last night.
- A nine-run second inning helped the AZL Mariners to a convincing win.
AZL M's score 9 runs in the 2nd & lead 10-0.— Mariners Minors (@MiLBMariners) August 27, 2017
Ryan Costello 2-run double, Anthony Jimenez RBI double & Caleb Eldridge with a 3-run HR.
- Evan Scribner threw a scoreless inning of relief for the AZL Mariners.
AZL M's— Mariners Minors (@MiLBMariners) August 27, 2017
Evan Scribner 1IP, 1H, 0R, 0BB
Osmy Gregorio 2-5, R, 2RBI, SF
Ryan Costello 2-5, 2 2B, 2R, 2RBI, BB
Anthony Jimenez 1-2, 2B, RBI
- Ryan Costello, a 2017 Mariners draft choice, has impressed in his first professional season.
Ryan Costello has the 3rd best SLG% & OPS in the AZL.— Mariners Minors (@MiLBMariners) August 27, 2017
38G, .294/.403/.563/.966, 35H, 10 2B, 2 3B, 6HR, 26R, 31RBI, 22BB, 35K, 2SB. (@RCos13)
Around the League...
- Andrelton Simmons crushed a go-ahead homer while falling to one knee last night.
- Watch Yasiel Puig rob Domingo Santana of a home run.
- Rhys Hoskins hit his 10th home run in 17 games last night.
- Hoskins is now the fastest player to 10 dingers in MLB history.
- Giancarlo Stanton is on pace for 60 home runs. Richard Justice reflects on the slugger’s successful season.
- Old Dominion released a new album on Friday.