In Mariners News...
- Checking in our friend Eric Filia, who’s currently playing for Estrellas Orientales in the Dominican League:
Eric Filia mashes a double off the wall for his 2nd hit of the game. pic.twitter.com/P4SOsToUM2— Mariners Minors (@MiLBMariners) December 13, 2020
Around The League...
- Now this is an addition to All-Star Weekend that I’d like to see happen.
- The Cleveland Indians have announced that they will be changing their team name. Time to bring back the Cleveland Spiders?
- Ken Rosenthal at The Athletic explores some out of the box trades for some of baseball’s biggest names. ($)
- With the Hall of Fame voting season underway, Will Leitch at MLB.com predicts a future Hall of Famer on every team.
- New White Sox manager Tony La Russa has agreed to a guilty plea following his DUI arrest in Arizona earlier this year.
- The Mets have officially announced Jared Porter as their new General Manager, and have agreed on a four-year contract. Porter spent the last four seasons as Diamondbacks Senior Vice President and Assistant GM.
- Blue Jays reliever Tim Mayza details his Tommy John surgery rehab process amid the pandemic, and how he learned to adapt his workouts and routines.