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MLB: Baltimore Orioles at Seattle Mariners Joe Nicholson-USA TODAY Sports

Well, this hasn’t been the second half we needed has it? I came across this last night.

Seven and a half back with 20 to play. Not ideal. But we’re Mariners fans, so let’s embrace the sub-ideal situation and pour out 20 more games of support into our club? That support starts here by reading the links.

In Mariners News...

  • The Yankees and Mariners are opponents on the field, but attend concerts together off the field?
  • Corey Brock of the Athletic describes Denard Span’s move from Tampa Bay to Seattle ($).
  • TJ Cotterill discusses Mike Zunino’s year and what he brings to the table offensively for the Mariners.
  • The Yankees are closing in on Seattle’s single-season homer record of 267.
  • I don’t know anything about Lana Del Ray, but I approve of her song title.
  • Devan Fink of Beyond the Box Score looks at Dee Gordon’s offensive struggles in 2018.
  • They call him “Clutch Kyle.”

Around the League...

  • The Rockies are fighting to win the playoffs with some youthful arms.
  • Can we expect bitcoin bobble heads in the future?
  • Ervin Santana is done for the year in Minnesota.
  • Ryan Yarbough has won 14 games as a reliever.
  • Unique.

Luke’s Pick...

  • Serena Williams is incredible.
  • Our condolences are with Mac Miller’s family and friends.