In Mariners News...
- AquaSox trainer Amanda Lee is the first female field staff employee in the history of the Mariners organization.
Overcoming Obstacles: the story of the AquaSox's trailblazing trainer.https://t.co/I8zBtVTOUx#HowBoutThemFrogs pic.twitter.com/Rl8otCmGyS— Everett AquaSox (@EverettAquaSox) August 8, 2019
- Injury updates on Mitch Haniger and Braden Bishop.
Haniger and Bishop still on track to go out on rehab assignments next week. Mariners want them to get around the 30 plate appearances— Ryan Divish (@RyanDivish) August 9, 2019
- Felix is expected to be activated after a few upcoming rehab starts.
Servais said the plan is for Felix Hernandez to make at least one rehab start, but probably two, before being activated from the IL. He could slot into that open spot in the rotation when the Mariners are forced to go to five starters— Ryan Divish (@RyanDivish) August 9, 2019
Around the League...
- Joe Girardi will be the Team USA manager for the Olympic qualifying games in Tokyo, Japan.
Joe Girardi will finally get his long-awaited second chance at Olympic glory as manager of Team USA in Tokyo.https://t.co/n5vR7c3T8e pic.twitter.com/GbwT17Yhar— Baseball America (@BaseballAmerica) August 10, 2019
- One of these is not like the others.
Let's Go WHO?! pic.twitter.com/WFMFNIK6NT— Cut4 (@Cut4) August 10, 2019
- Making it look easy.
Just another day at the office for Fernando Tatís Jr.☕️@Padres | @Tatis_Jr pic.twitter.com/3uDcd60ARB— FOX Sports San Diego (@FOXSportsSD) August 10, 2019
- The AL central is tied.
Twins started 40-18 and have gone 30-28 since.— Aaron Gleeman (@AaronGleeman) August 10, 2019
Indians started 29-30 and have gone 41-16 since.
That's a helluva way to be tied at 70-46.
- Hey, remember this guy?
.@MatisseThybulle summer league mixtape pic.twitter.com/YRWkGIV1H6— Philadelphia 76ers (@sixers) August 9, 2019