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Mariners Moose Tracks, 1/14/18: Sammy Sosa, the Astros, and Keith Jackson

Sunday Links!

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Nothing says Sunday morning like a fresh selection of links. Enjoy!

In Mariners News...

  • Read about Jerry!
  • Check out the newest episode of the Wheelhouse.
  • Jake broke down some projections for the Mariners’ 2018 season.

Around the League...

  • Addison Reed is headed to the Twins.
  • Plans for a new entertainment and residential complex near a former minor league stadium were stopped after finding potential civil war graves.
  • Tom Ricketts, the owner of the Cubs, wants Sammy Sosa to come clean before a reunion between the two parties.
  • The Astros traded for Gerrit Cole.
  • That move put the Astros into triple digits for projected wins.
  • The Pirates may be trading a couple other players before the offseason is over.
  • Brad Hand signed an extension with the Padres.
  • The Mets signed Adrian Gonzalez.
  • Baseball America’s MLB Draft prospect rankings have Oregon State’s Nick Madrigal as the top college position player.
  • Mina Dunn highlighted some of Dave Cameron’s best work at Fangraphs.

Luke’s Pick...

  • Broadcasting legend Keith Jackson passed Friday night. Jackson covered a variety of sports, including MLB, NBA, and most notably NCAA Football. He attended Washington State University and his career began in the state. Our thoughts are with his family and friends.