In case you missed it, Ichiro announced before today’s game that he will retire after the game. It was a bittersweet moment for him, the players, and the fans but fitting that he played his last game where it all started.
In Mariners News...
- Ichiro, you are a legend. Thank you and congrats on an outstanding career. Next stop, Cooperstown.
- Now that’s pretty crazy.
How can you not be romantic about baseball? https://t.co/UUuD6firYf— Seattle Mariners (@Mariners) March 21, 2019
- We’re not crying, you’re crying. Just kidding, we are too.
Words can't describe the scene at the Tokyo Dome over 30 minutes after tonight's game ended.— Seattle Mariners (@Mariners) March 21, 2019
So here's 3.5 minutes of unedited footage from Ichiro's curtain call. #ThanksIchiro pic.twitter.com/Vsbvk5j5MR
- What a guy.
Ichiro said he will continue to work out, starting tomorrow.— Shannon Drayer (@shannondrayer) March 21, 2019
- Yusei Kikuchi had a great outing during his first MLB game.
Around the League...
- Opening day is almost here!
- Paul Goldschmidt isn’t leaving St. Louis anytime soon.
- Rays agree to a five-year, $50 million extension for the Cy-Young winner.
- The Huskies are ready. Catch their first March Madness game Friday (tomorrow) at 3:50 PM.