In Mariners News...
- Congrats to Taylor Trammell and his fiancé Emani on their engagement!
- Congrats are also in order for Mariners pitching prospect Jorge Benitez for his Puerto Rican Baseball League championship win!
Congratulations to Mariners prospect LHP Jorge Benitez, part of the championship Criollos de Caguas team in the Puerto Rican Baseball Lesgue! pic.twitter.com/DNXaO5PZjC— Lookout Landing (@LookoutLanding) January 25, 2021
- A healthy Mitch Haniger, a successful young group of prospects, and solidified rotation are all keys to a competitive edge on the 2021 season, writes the staff at 710 ESPN Seattle.
Around The League...
- Veteran 3B Pablo Sandoval will be returning to the Braves on a minor league deal that includes an invite to spring training, and will receive a $1 million salary if he makes the MLB roster.
- The Yankees have acquired RHP Jameson Taillon from the Pirates in exchange for four minor league prospects, including two pitchers, an infielder, and a left fielder. Who would you say won the trade?
- Free agent LHP and reigning MLB saves leader Brad Hand has agreed to a one-year/$10.5 million deal with the Nationals.
- Anthony Castrovince at MLB.com takes a look at “one of baseball’s greatest what-ifs” as he explains how close Willie Mays and Hank Aaron were to being teammates.