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Mariners Moose Tracks, 8/25/2018: Dreams, Edwin Diaz, and Waiver Trades

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The best way to start the weekend.

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Congrats to Edwin Diaz for setting the franchise record for saves in a season!

These links are dedicated to you, Edwin.

In Mariners News...

  • Nelson Cruz is going to play in the outfield today.
  • Ross Detwiler cleared waivers and is in Tacoma.
  • Despite struggling recently, the Mariners are on pace to be one of the “clutch-est” teams since the 1970s. The Dodgers, on the other hand, are the least clutch team in baseball.
  • The Modesto Nuts announced their schedule and ticket packages for 2019.
  • Here are the AL West standings since July 5th.
  • Mitch Haniger has been raking in the leadoff spot.

Around the League...

  • The person who did this is my hero.
  • Matt Holliday wore shoes from over 10 years ago in his return to action as a member of the Rockies.
  • Delmon Young is back for his second year of baseball with the Melbourne Aces.
  • David Wright is fighting to overcome injury and return to Major League Baseball.
  • Joey Gallo left last night’s game with an injury.
  • Here are some pictures from around players’ weekend.

Luke’s Picks..

  • One week until the Huskies open their season against Auburn.
  • You better not talk to Bison with any sort of disrespectful tone.
  • An aesthetic lunch for Stefan Frei.k