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Mariners Moose Tracks, 8/27/20: Sports Strike, Victor Robles, and Mike Trout

We had a historic day in professional sports.

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Hello folks! Yesterday was a very eventful one in the world of sports, with baseball partially participating in a massive social movement in support of Black lives. Let’s get to all of that and more in today’s links.

In Mariners news...

  • The Mariners’ starting rotation has been better than you think.

Around the league...

  • Major League Baseball appears to be making progress on a potential playoff bubble (or bubbles).
  • This, from Tuesday, may be the defensive play of the season. It’s certainly in the discussion.

Anders’ picks...

  • There’s a notion among those in the industry that the NBA season is more or less over. Hard to imagine a season without LeBron James.
  • In the WNBA, one team made a heck of a statement.
  • Keep an eye out for these awesome shirts!