The Mariners are back after an off-day yesterday and face the Indians today at 4:10. Here are your links for today!
In Mariners News...
- Tim Keown at ESPN reminds us that no matter what happens this season, these Mariners sure are fun to watch.
- Hoping to see a lot more of this soon.
- Jarred Kelenic is on fire.
Mariners No. 2 prospect Jarred Kelenic extended his hitting streak to 18 games with a ninth-inning double tonight for Lo-A West Virginia. The 19-year-old is 32-for-72 (.444) with 6 HR, 11 2B, 17 RBI during the streak.— Greg Johns (@GregJohnsMLB) May 3, 2019
- Some more great minors news.
Justin Dunn, one of the other prospects acquired along with Kelnenic in the Cano/Diaz deal from Mets, threw 7 IP, 5 H, 2 R, 0 BB, 6 K tonight for AA Arkansas and is 2-1, 3.20 ERA in 5 starts.— Greg Johns (@GregJohnsMLB) May 3, 2019
OF Jake Fraley (from Rays in Zunino trade) was 4-for-5, 2 HR, 4 RBI in same game.
- Michael Marjama has been given an 80-game suspension for using PEDs, and is no longer a Seattle Mariner.
Former Mariners catcher Michael Marjama tests positive for performance enhancing drug, receiving an 80-game suspension.— Ryan Divish (@RyanDivish) May 2, 2019
The Mariners released a statement saying Marjama is no longer a member of the organization. https://t.co/ABB4QXTfzM via @seattletimes
Around the League...
- Noah Syndergaard became the 7th pitcher since 1920 to homer and pitch a 1-0 shutout with his solid outing yesterday.
Homered and Pitched 1-0 Shutout Since 1920— James Smyth (@JamesSmyth621) May 2, 2019
Red Ruffing NYY 8/13/1932 at WAS
Spud Chandler NYY 5/21/1938 at CHW
Early Wynn CHW 5/1/1959 vs BOS
Jim Bunning PHI 5/5/1965 at NYM
Juan Pizarro CHC 9/16/1971 at NYM
Bob Welch LAD 6/17/1983 vs CIN
Noah Syndergaard NYM 5/2/2019 vs CIN
- James Holzhauer, the man taking Jeopardy by storm, has always had a passion for the game of baseball.
- Which catch has your vote?
- And the Sixers are only just getting started.
- The kick AND the goal! Wow!