Hello everyone! The stove is heating up, so here’s what you need to know to get your day going.
In Mariners news...
- Some M’s minor league news...
Rainiers have added major league veteran RHP Justin Grimm... and immediately placed him on the disabled list. That's all of the info I have on it.— Mike Curto (@CurtoWorld) July 25, 2018
- Heck yeah, Margaret!
Happy birthday to 105-year-old Mariners fan Margaret Harding, who is spending the day in the Diamond Club at Safeco. She’s been a Mariners fan since Day 1 of the franchise. pic.twitter.com/sA5uW2wXKb— Greg Johns (@GregJohnsMLB) July 25, 2018
- Erasmo seems to be close to returning!
Final line for Erasmo Ramirez in his 2nd rehab start:— Mariners Minors (@MiLBMariners) July 26, 2018
3IP, 1H, 0R, 0BB, 3K, 33 pitches, 24 strikes. #Rainiers
- We’ve got some minor Mariners rumors: some outlets are reporting the M’s are checking in on Zack Wheeler and are also interested in Brad Ziegler.
Around the league...
- Eno Sarris at The Athletic pitches ideas for trades that the Mariners and A’s could make as we go down the stretch. ($)
- This might cause some injuries to the poor dude.
- I feel like we have bad news for the Mets every day.
BREAKING: Yoenis Cespedes will undergo season-ending heel surgery.— Anthony DiComo (@AnthonyDiComo) July 25, 2018
- There goes another pitcher from the market.
The #RedSox today acquired RHP Nathan Eovaldi from the Tampa Bay Rays in exchange for minor league LHP Jalen Beeks.— Boston Red Sox (@RedSox) July 25, 2018
- Someone needs to stop the Rays.
the only rule is there are no rules pic.twitter.com/1skdn3KF83— Ryan Fagan (@ryanfagan) July 25, 2018
- Outfielder Andre Ethier has announced that he will retire.
- Gary Sánchez is expected to miss about a month with a groin injury.
- Grant Brisbee takes a look at Joe Maddon’s propensity to use position players on the mound.
- Chris Tillman has rejected minor league assignment and is now a free agent.
- The Blue Jays are reportedly on the brink of a trade involving J.A. Happ. It’s unclear which team he’s going to, but many believe he will be dealt to the Yankees.
- Toronto did complete one trade: the Jays have sent right-hander Seunghwan Oh to the Rockies.
- The Diamondbacks have made a deal for Rays right-handed pitcher Matt Andriese.
BREAKING: European Space Agency says it has detected a pond of liquid water below the surface of Mars— BNO News (@BNONews) July 25, 2018
- Sacramento Kings assistant coach Jenny Boucek is pregnant — and the team is helping her out.