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The Mariners have added infielders Francisco Martinez and Carlos Triunfel and outfielder Chih-Hsien Chiang to their 40-man roster, protecting them from the Rule 5 Draft.
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This probably doesn’t deserve a response, honestly, but for whatever reason, I can’t resist picking this low hanging fruit.
Years from now, if somebody can be bothered, they might write a treatise on how a franchise like the Mariners — flush with enough cash to fund payrolls in the game’s top tier for several years — could remain so mediocre for so long.
And if they get...
There had been talk yesterday that the Mariners were one of the teams trying to land catcher Ryan Doumit. Instead, he wound up on a one-year, $3 million deal with the Twins.
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With news that the Astros will join the American League West as soon as 2013, Mariners hitters probably won't mind making the extra trips to play at Minute Maid Park.
The Mariners stand firmly behind the switch of the Astros into the AL West Division, team president Chuck Armstrong told me today.
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