Can you think of a better way to start a holiday than some news and notes from around the league? I sure can’t!
In Mariners News...
- Ichiro signing some autographs for his fans.
- Fans at the Tokyo Dome were ready to show Ichiro some love.
As expected, loud ovation for Ichiro as introduced at Tokyo Dome for exhibition game vs Yomiuri Giants. pic.twitter.com/cOMzxZrMP4— Greg Johns (@GregJohnsMLB) March 17, 2019
- Greg Johns discussed Ichiro’s performance in the exhibition against Yomiuri.
- Mike Leake pitched yesterday for the Mariners. Felix will pitch today.
Mike Leake will start Game 1 vs. Yomiuri. Felix Hernandez will start Game 2.— Ryan Divish (@RyanDivish) March 16, 2019
- He’s still got it.
- Two Mariners infielders having fun on camera.
- Marco’s Minute is the future of entertainment.
- Dee Gordon showing off his smile on the international stage.
Around the League...
- Aaron Judge is a powerful person.
- It took me a second to understand this. It’s funny.
- One of the Yankees top prospects, Estevan Florial, injured his wrist.
Florial has a non-displaced right wrist fracture, Yanks announce. He will undergo further tests on Monday. Injured himself leaping for a ball at CF fence.— Jack Curry (@JackCurryYES) March 16, 2019
- Here are nine spring stat lines that Matt Kelly says shouldn’t be ignored.
- The Cleveland Indians signed Carlos Gonzales.
- Matisse Thybulle set the PAC-12 record for steals in a career last night.