Good morning everybody and Happy Valentines Day! Spring training is just getting into full swing, so let’s get you the links for the day.
In Mariners news...
- We’ve got some fresh spring training content for you.
- And here’s how spring training is going so far in Yusei’s own words.
- Greg Johns profiles young Mariners farmhand Justin Dunn, who the team acquired from the Mets this winter.
- Speaking of Mariners prospects...
Around the league...
- The Indians and Rays are removing team nameplates from the backs of players’ jerseys, meaning that no MLB team will be using them this season.
- Looks like they got it done just as spring training began.
- You don’t see this too often (feat. a former Mariner!)
Mickey Callaway confirms: Jason Vargas is the Mets' fifth starter. There will be no competition for rotation spots this spring. (deGrom, Syndergaard, Wheeler, Matz, Vargas are the five.)— Anthony DiComo (@AnthonyDiComo) February 13, 2019
- Speaking of Mariner studs in 2011, Doug Fister has decided to hang ‘em up.
- Who’s surprised at this point?
Boone said Ellsbury won’t be in camp initially. Had some “issues” in offseason recovery and probably won’t join until March— Erik Boland (@eboland11) February 13, 2019
- 2019 will be CC Sabathia’s final season in baseball.
- Well, signings continue to trickle in.
- More evidence that Zion Williamson is superhuman.