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The Mariners Sign Ichiro: What the Internet Thinks

Reactions from around the web from the M’s reported singing of Ichiro.

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Earlier today, the Mariners formally announced what we’ve all known for a few days: Ichiro is coming back.

The return of Ichiro comes at a time when the M’s are in dire need of some outfield help. With three of the four projected MLB outfielders nursing injuries of various severities, Ichiro provides some much-needed outfield depth and a nostalgic presence for the fans.

When it comes to the fanbase, there seem to be two major schools of thought with regards to the signing. Let’s take a look at what those people are saying.

People who are excited about Ichiro’s return...

People who are cautious about Ichiro’s return...

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So now that you know what people have been saying about the move, what do you think?