Good morning folks! We’ve got some links to get your Thursday started.
In Mariners news...
- Here’s your regular Kyle Lewis update.
Update on the recovery of top prospect Kyle Lewis from GM Jerry Dipoto— Ryan Divish (@RyanDivish) April 24, 2018
“Kyle is expected to begin his game progression tomorrow in Extended.”
That means Lewis is still on track to join an affiliate in May.
- If you missed it, here’s Mitch Haniger’s interview with MLB Network!
#LiveOnMLBN: @Mariners outfielder @M_Hanny17 joins us on #MLBCentral before this afternoon's M's vs. White Sox game on MLB Network! pic.twitter.com/fBxEGj9j1Q— MLB Network (@MLBNetwork) April 25, 2018
Guillermo Heredia gets hit in left wrist by a pitch in first inning, they call it a foul ball, he finishes the AB and then leaves the game with the trainer.— Mike Curto (@CurtoWorld) April 26, 2018
Around the league...
- Baseball America ranks the 10 best minor league ballparks in the country.
- Well, at least Jose Altuve enjoyed himself.
No special treatment for the reigning MVP. pic.twitter.com/gi3kVI7pj7— MLB (@MLB) April 25, 2018
- Leonys Martín hit himself in a soft spot yesterday (probably NSFW).
- Why, hello Mitch.
Best Hitters by WPA:— Baseball Reference (@baseball_ref) April 25, 2018
(all at 1.4)
(both at 1.3)
(both at 1.2)https://t.co/dWb4PmFaRj
- Craig Edwards thinks it’s only a matter of time before Manny Machado gets dealt.
- Bless You Boys takes a look at the unexpected rise of third baseman Jeimer Candelario.
- Matt Harvey won’t speak to the media about his demotion to the bullpen.
- Los Angeles Rams quarterback Jared Goff pulled a pretty good prank on a local junior college football team.