Hey everyone! Let’s wash out yesterday’s disaster with some links on this Saturday morning.
In Mariners news...
- In case you missed it, the team will be without Casey Sadler for a few days.
Mariners roster moves:— Mariners PR (@MarinersPR) August 20, 2021
Yohan Ramirez, RHP, recalled from Triple-A Tacoma
Casey Sadler, RHP, placed on paternity list
- Corey Brock at The Athletic spoke to Abraham Toro about his fantastic start as a Mariner. ($)
Around the league...
- Tanner Houck has been providing valuable innings for the Red Sox during the stretch run but hasn’t been getting value in return, writes Chad Jennings at The Athletic. ($)
- Giannis joins Patrick Mahomes in the club of current star athletes who have an ownership stake in their local MLB team.
Giannis Antetokounmpo has joined the Crew!— Milwaukee Brewers (@Brewers) August 20, 2021
The two-time MVP is officially part of the Milwaukee Brewers ownership team. Thank you, Giannis, for your commitment to our team and Milwaukee!
@Giannis_An34 | #ThisIsMyCrew pic.twitter.com/3xRk2yNHrp
- The Braves have secured a deal with their starting catcher.
The Atlanta Braves have signed catcher Travis d'Arnaud to a two-year, $16 million contract that includes an $8 million club option for 2024.— Robert Murray (@ByRobertMurray) August 20, 2021
- We love a good ol’ rivalry-friendship.
- Demonstrates the sad state of the Cubs roster that their featured player is Patrick Wisdom.
- The Los Angeles Times reports that the former Angels employee who supplied drugs to Tyler Skaggs may also have involvement with other MLB players.
- Sara Sanchez at Fangraphs breaks down the state of the Rookies of the Year races at this point in the season.
- I’m honestly just shocked that no furniture or humans were damaged in the process.