Originally posted on NorthWest Sports Beat  |  Last updated 1/4/13
Improvements a must For many people, they believe in ridiculous superstitions about winter that entail watching to see if a groundhog sees its own shadow or not. For me however, I know spring hasn’t really arrived until I have Mariners baseball back on my radio. Don’t get me wrong, I enjoy winter. Well not the cold, or the snow, or the long dreary days of darkness, but I do like hearing about the Mariners off season moves. I consider being a Mariners fan to be the ultimate way to succeed in fantasy baseball. After all the Mariners always draft the best sleepers, and fans know as soon as these players leave the northwest that they will have legendary seasons. Chone Figgins is looking like a pretty sweet pick up in the fantasy draft this year. Am I right? Ok, so I have to kid in order to maintain my spirits a bit. Brendan Ryan needs to creep his BA up to about .250 in 2013 (Photo: CBS Sports) I will watch the team in spring training and if they are doing well or not, I will play the s...
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