Hello everyone! I hope you’re all having a good Wednesday so far. Here are some links to get your day going.
In Mariners news...
- Corey Brock at The Athletic reviews this week’s Mariners action. ($)
- Check out this neat feature on Mariners relief prospect Art Warren.
- And we’ve got some injury updates.
Update on 3 Mariners rehabbing in Arizona:— Jen Mueller (@JenTalksSports) July 3, 2019
Connor Sadzeck is playing catch.
Brandon Brennan will throw a bullpen Wednesday
Ryon Healy is slow is his progress.
Around the league...
- Noah Pransky of Florida Politics discusses the history of the Tampa Bay Rays’ stadium issues.
- This happened yesterday. Absolutely heartbreaking.
Patrick Corbin will wear Tyler Skaggs’ No. 45 jersey on the mound tonight to honor him. Dave Martinez said the two were best friends, but Corbin wanted to pitch tonight— Jamal Collier (@JamalCollier) July 2, 2019
“He wants to pitch, he feels like it’s what he needs to do.”
- Jay Jaffe at Fangraphs notes that Manny Machado has been better than you think.
- Devan Fink, also at Fangraphs, wonders how much Edwin Díaz has really declined from last year.
- The USWNT defeated England last night and will be advancing to the World Cup Finals! Check out Alex Morgan’s British-themed goal celebration.
- Who knew Jason Statham could do this?