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Mariners Moose Tracks, 9/29/20: Starling Marte, Derek Jeter, and James Pazos

Day 1 of the 2020 playoffs baybeeee

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In Mariners News...

  • ICYMI: The Mariners showed their appreciation for the fans this season by teaming up in a sweet thank you video.
  • Jerry Dipoto is optimistic for a contending team next season and mentions building a strong bullpen as one of the Mariners’ main focuses.
  • Nick Groke and Corey Brock at The Athletic write about what the Mariners’ rebuilding period can teach the Rockies, who had similar goals to those of the Mariners. ($)

Around The League...

  • Wow! What a season for Starling Marte.
  • The Blue Jays and Rays have announced the pitching matchups for their Wild Card series, catch Game One today at 2 pm PST.
  • Derek Jeter will be experiencing the playoffs a little bit different this year, entering the 2020 postseason as the Marlins’ chief executive.
  • The Red Sox will be parting ways with Ron Roenicke after one season as manager.
  • Former Mariner James Pazos has been DFA’d by the Rockies.
  • The Angels have fired Bill Eppler after failing to reach the postseason through five seasons as general manger.
  • The A’s will activate RHP J.B. Wendelken for their Wild Card series vs. the White Sox. Watch their first game tomorrow at 12 PM PST.