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M's Avoid Arbitration With Ackley, Ruggiano, Jackson, Furbush, Morrison

SEATTLE (AP) — The Mariners have agreed to one-year deals with outfielders Dustin Ackley, Justin Ruggiano and Austin Jackson; relief pitcher Charlie Furbush; and first baseman Logan Morrison. 93 more words


OBP and the 2015 Mariners

When making a team better, you attack weaknesses. Last year, the Mariners produced MLB’s 3rd worst OBP as a team (.300). Ugh.

On-Base-Percentage is best looked at as its inverse: How often a player… 315 more words

Seattle Mariners

Triple Play Podcast - Episode 46

This week, we talk about the recent trades and signings, Chris Denorfia, Marlon Byrd, Asdrubal Cabrera and Seth Smith among others.

We, of course, talk about the Royals moves and then we give our prestigious Hall of Fame ballots that totally don’t count.

Kansas City Royals

2015 Mariners = 96 Wins?

In the final hours of 2014, Seth Smith became a Mariner. The trade completed Seattle’s off-season mission. Which was to get better. Duh.

The M’s took a conservative approach this winter. 640 more words

Seattle Mariners

Hot Stove Week in Review Dec 29 - Jan 4

With the Holidays and New Year’s over let’s hope the Hot Stove starts to heat up again. Still a few big free agents left in Max Scherzer and James Shields. 388 more words

9 Inning Know It All

Transaction Scripts: Smith to Seattle and Maurer to San Diego

Once again the real life general managers are making a trade that makes sense for both teams involved. It is not always about winning or losing a trade, but dealing from strength to fix a weakness. 834 more words

Daily Fantasy

Seth Smith "put two and two together", knew a trade was likely

What did a breakout season in which he posted a .807 OPS earn outfielder Seth Smith? A ticket out of San Diego. The Padres completely revamped their outfield, trading for Matt Kemp, Wil Myers, and Justin Upton in rapid-fire succession, relegating Smith — and Cameron Maybin and Will Venable — to the bench. 95 more words