Good morning folks! Let’s dive into what’s happening around baseball.
In Mariners news...
- Ryan Divish at The Seattle Times analyzed the Mitch Garver signing for Seattle, pondering what is likely to come next.
Around the league...
- The Blue Jays are reportedly closing in on a deal with center fielder Kevin Kiermaier.
- Catcher Martín Maldonado is reportedly in agreement on a one-year deal with the White Sox.
- The Guardians acquired outfielder Estevan Florial from the Yankees in exchange for right-hander Cody Morris.
- Former Mariners reliever Diego Castillo has agreed to a minor league deal with our rival Texas Rangers.
- Dominican authorities are reportedly searching for Wander Franco, who was not found during either of two recent home raids.
- Robert Orr at Baseball Prospectus dug into what makes Corey Seager’s approach at the plate so effective. ($)
- T-Pain can freakin’ sing, man.