Firing links into the void! Pew pew!
In Mariners news...
- Oh my...
- Mariners are still good at being green!
The grass isn’t the only thing green at Safeco Field.— Rep. Pramila Jayapal (@RepJayapal) December 12, 2018
The @EPA recognized the @Mariners' public commitment to reducing food waste by 50% by 2030 and named them U.S. Food Loss and Waste Champions. Keep up the fantastic work and GO MARINERS!
- Former Mariner Casey Lawrence is ready to be a Carp:
- Here’s Manager Scott Servais on MLB Network from the Winter Meetings:
- Longtime Rainiers announcer Mike Curto with some prospect updates on his blog.
- This is awesome. Former LL writer and current Fangraphs editor goes ahead and kills it in a quick segment on MLB Network at the Winter Meetings AND manages to mention Kyle Seager. Way to go, Meg!
I went on MLB Now and talked about why banning the shift would be goofy, among other things. It was great fun and I did not fall in the pool. https://t.co/PFH8TdSHQq— Meg Rowley (@megrowler) December 13, 2018
- #LaFlamaBlanca (Ian Miller) continues his hot streak in Mexico!
- Charlie Morton to the Rays!
- The Rockies are no loner paying Mike Hampton:
One of the best Mike Hampton stories I ever heard. A teammate was giving him grief about his height (5'10") and difficulty getting a carry-on bag into the overhead compartment of team plane.— Grant McAuley (@grantmcauley) December 12, 2018
Player: "Do you need a hand with that?"
Hampton: "No, I'll just stand on my wallet." https://t.co/SxbPHV9lHP
- All right.
Jordy Mercer has deal with Tigers— Jon Heyman (@JonHeyman) December 12, 2018
- No, thanks.
Teams on Sonny Gray include: reds, braves, padres, mariners— Jon Heyman (@JonHeyman) December 12, 2018
- Angels attempting to rebuild. To quote LL writer Grant Bronsdon, “Mariners try to rebuild on the fly: ‘what are you doing? ‘Angels try to rebuild on the fly: ‘it might work.’”
Scott Boras, on Harper & the Yankees:— Ryan Fagan (@ryanfagan) December 12, 2018
"When the nurse walks in the room with a thermometer, the issue is not what the thermometer says that day, the issue is what's the health of the patient when they're ready to leave the hospital. And they're not ready to leave the hospital." pic.twitter.com/Nqf4xVHX3y
Rangers closing in on a three-year deal for RHP Lance Lynn— TR Sullivan (@Sullivan_Ranger) December 12, 2018
- All right.
Source: Justin Bour has agreed to a dealing with the Los Angeles Angels, pending a physical.— Jeff Passan (@JeffPassan) December 13, 2018
- Well, that is a beard:
Free agent reliever Jeurys Familia has agreed to a deal with the New York Mets, sources familiar with the deal tell Yahoo Sports. Deal is pending a physical.— Jeff Passan (@JeffPassan) December 13, 2018
This guy is still going strong, bless his heart. (slightly NSFW but not really?)