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Mariners Moose Tracks, 9/22/23: Jeff Greenberg, Junior Caminero, and The New York Mets

It’s time to roll.

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Hello everyone and happy Friday! Let’s gear up for the home stretch with some news from around baseball.

In Mariners news...

Around the league...

  • The Tigers announced the hiring of Jeff Greenberg as the team’s new General Manager. Greenberg has most recently served as an executive for the Chicago Blackhawks.
  • The Rays are calling up top infield prospect Junior Caminero as they prepare their roster for the postseason.
  • Stephanie Apstein at Sports Illustrated spoke to Yusei Kikuchi about his sleep habits and whether or not he actually gets 13-14 hours of sleep nightly (spoiler alert: he does).
  • Tim Britton and Will Sammon at The Athletic told the inside story on how the Mets managed to blow it this season despite having a team payroll of nearly half a billion dollars. ($)
  • Could the Padres really turn things around at the finish line and make it to the playoffs? Mike Petriello wrote about the red-hot Pads.
  • Michael Baumann at Fangraphs dove into the localized politics driving the new ballpark construction revolution around baseball.
  • Jon Paul Morosi previewed the exciting potential of incoming international free agents and posted players from Japan.
  • Good karma, I suppose?