With a solid outing from Felix and the rest of the squad, the Mariners took the W 5-2 over the Rangers last night. Tune in tonight at 5:05 for Game 2 of the series. Now, here are your links for today!
In Mariners News...
- 19 years ago today. Never gets old.
Hot take: Grand salamis > fried chicken sandwiches. Frick Award winner Dave Niehaus on the call, 2019 #HOFer @11EdgarMartinez with the swing, 19 years ago today. Clip: @mlb pic.twitter.com/iHOCnzkTw7— National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum ⚾ (@baseballhall) August 29, 2019
They don't call him Flash for nothin'. ⚡#TrueToTheBlue x Dee Gordon pic.twitter.com/UNhnGFo6sj— Seattle Mariners (@Mariners) August 30, 2019
- Sam Tuivailala is selling shirts to raise funds for citizens of the Dominican Republic living in poverty.
- Julio Rodriguez had an impressive game on Wednesday, going 5-5 with 2 doubles, 1 triple, and 4 RBIs.
Around the League...
- Slight flex.
#TBT to the time Shohei Ohtani hit a ball through the Tokyo Dome roof. https://t.co/wW147KuMho— MLB (@MLB) August 29, 2019
- This is really satisfying.
Just for fun... Mapping all 850+ thousand @mlb hits since 2000 overlaid at every stadium pic.twitter.com/CwpYhL4k8h— Daren Willman (@darenw) August 29, 2019
- With 1 month left of the regular season, this is the current playoff picture. Do you think this will stand or will some of the teams be replaced?
1⃣ month of regular season baseball left!— FOX Sports: MLB (@MLBONFOX) August 29, 2019
Will this playoff picture hold up? pic.twitter.com/HxQ57YnMQb
- Insane pitch movement from Dodgers pitcher Joe Kelly.
Joe Kelly, Demon 98mph Two Seamer. pic.twitter.com/HVoNgXiNLM— Rob Friedman (@PitchingNinja) August 29, 2019
- Tim Brown at Yahoo Sports writes about one of the unwritten rules for outfielders.
Consider the outfielder: https://t.co/G33omFvxQr— Tim Brown (@TBrownYahoo) August 29, 2019
- Chicago Cubs right fielder Nick Castellanos talks about why he thinks teams should be more focused on winning, not rebuilding.