Game 56: Mariners 12, Rays 4

June 3, 2017 Connor 0

Danny Valencia is kind of like Grandpa Simpson. His sleep patterns are like those of a caricatured narcoleptic, but when he wakes up, it’s sputtering, loud, and gets everyone’s attention. Valencia sputtered his way to five RBIs, Bergman turned in another quality start and the M’s destroyed the Rays for …[Full Article]

Game 34: Mariners 11, Phillies 6

May 12, 2017 Connor 0

I simply don’t understand this. A team absolutely destroyed by injuries is not only hangin’ in there, they’re thriving. The pitching, while lacking the arms that can eat up six or seven innings, is piecing it together, while DiPoto keeps dealing to maintain depth. I had a pretty successful return to …[Full Article]

Game 32: Mariners 4, Rangers 3

May 7, 2017 Connor 0

The M’s are now 6-3 since losing King Felix to injury, and have won two consecutive home series. That’s pretty decent, I guess. Dillon Overton got the start today in place of the injured James Paxton, Valencia kept the M’s in it, and Seager came to life for the dagger …[Full Article]

Game 31: Mariners 8, Rangers 2

May 7, 2017 Connor 0

Chase de Jong can finally breathe easy. His beginning to the season was marred by a walk-off homer, a two-inning start, and perhaps salvaged by a solid outing between the two disasters. His solid start last night kept the Ranger bats cool yet again, and the M’s rallied behind him …[Full Article]

Game 29: Mariners 11, Angels 3

May 6, 2017 Connor 0

That second spot in the lineup is pure magic. Ben Gamel has been an absolute beast since taking over for the injured Mitch Haniger. Danny Valencia has also picked up his game since Daniel Vogelbach’s demotion. The offense from these two guys together with a stellar start from Ariel Miranda …[Full Article]