In Mariners News...
- Following Kevin Mather’s disturbing remarks on Sunday, the Mariners officially announced his resignation yesterday. Mariners’ chairman John Stanton held a press conference to address the matter, and Ryan Divish at the Seattle Times provides a video recording of the call.
Around The League...
- Former Mariner Philip Ervin has joined his fourth team since September 2020 as the Braves claim him off of waivers from the Cubs.
- Veteran reliever and two-time All-Star Tyler Clippard has agreed to a one-year/$2.25 million contract with the Diamondbacks.
- Former Rangers OF Shin-Soo Chooo has signed with the SK Wyverns of the KBO and will reportedly earn $2.4 million in 2021.
- Dennis Lin at The Athletic takes a deeper dive into Fernando Tatis Jr.’s new contract and how the bond between Tatis Jr. and GM A.J. Preller made it possible. ($)