The best way to spend Seafair Sunday is watching two baseball games, of this I am sure. Nothing tops the emotional experience of a double-header. To prepare for double the baseball, you should peruse these links twice as thoroughly.
In Mariners News...
- Ryan Divish gives the latest on Felix Hernandez’s trip to the disabled list and Marco Gonzales’ Mariners debut.
- Take a look at Edgar Martinez’s success against the Yankees.
Edgar Martinez dominated New York Yankees pitching throughout his career. #Exce11ence— MarinersPR (@MarinersPR) August 5, 2017
Read: https://t.co/C3gWk2ChUp pic.twitter.com/B4LRh3SdIt
- A Taylor Motter walk-off single elevated the Rainiers to a 5-4 victory.
Taylor Motter WALK-OFF RBI SINGLE! Rainiers win 5-4!— Mariners Minors (@MiLBMariners) August 6, 2017
- Ian Miller has impressed since joining Tacoma.
Ian Miller since promotion to Tacoma:— Mariners Minors (@MiLBMariners) August 6, 2017
14G, .407/.448/.463/.911, 22H, 1 2B, 1 3B, 11R, 3RBI, 3BB, 8K, 1HBP, 5/5 SB. #Rainiers
- Eric Filia has FIVE four-hit games for Modesto.
Tonight was Eric Filia's 40th multi-hit game & his 5th 4-hit game. #GoNuts— Mariners Minors (@MiLBMariners) August 6, 2017
- Kyle Lewis is hitting the ball well.
Kyle Lewis since returning to Modesto:— Mariners Minors (@MiLBMariners) August 6, 2017
11G, .333/.388/.622/1.010, 15H, 1 2B, 4HR, 9R, 11RBI, 4BB, 6K, 2/2 SB. #GoNuts
- Matt Clancy, who struck out three batters in one and a third innings of work for the AquaSox last night, has pitched very well in his last 10 appearances.
Matt Clancy's last 10 games:— Mariners Minors (@MiLBMariners) August 6, 2017
0-0, 1.69ERA, 2/2 SV, 16IP, 11H, 4BB, 28K. #AquaSox
Around the League...
- The Dodgers are an unstoppable force.
.@Dodgers have won 43 of last 50 games dating back to June 7!— MLB Stat of the Day (@MLBStatoftheDay) August 5, 2017
Last team to win 43 in 50-game stretch within a single season? 1912 Giants. pic.twitter.com/Kk9WEtqXPC
- Salvador Dalí was intrigued baseball.
Fun Fact: Salvador Dalí had a fascination w/ ⚾️: "About the game, I know nothing. But as an artist, I am obsessed."https://t.co/Ruz4gLsWyz pic.twitter.com/sy6o4QR7C8— Caitlin Moyer (@Cmoyer) August 5, 2017
- Dave Cameron at FanGraphs analyzes Rafael Devers’ success since joining the Red Sox.
- Check out Rob Refsnyder’s slide to give Toronto the lead over Houston in extras.
Keep your on the slide and let's go home happy! #Refslider pic.twitter.com/1dVWmNnxp7— Blue Jays (@BlueJays) August 6, 2017
- Chris Tillman, a 2008 Mariners draft choice, is transitioning to a bullpen role.
- I follow this Twitter account that tweets a different line from Africa by Toto every three hours. I recommend you do the same.
It's gonna take a lot to drag me away from you— africa by toto bot (@africabytotobot) August 6, 2017