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The Seattle Mariners were as active in the rumor mill from the Winter Meetings as any other Major League club. Let's take a look at some of the leading news surrounding the club.
Steve Kemp was an up and coming power hitting OF who played for the Detroit Tigers in the late 1970s and early 1980s. As a 22 year old rookie in 1977, he hit .257, 18, 88 in 151 games for the Tigers. After playing in 159 games in 1978, hitting .277, 15, 79, he had his best career seasons in 1979, 1980 and 1982. 1981 was the strike shortened season where his production...
As the market for center fielders dwindles, the Seattle Mariners loom as one possibility for Michael Bourn.
At least on the surface.
The Mariners, if they fail to land outfielder Josh Hamilton, are still going to need offense. And Bourn is the next best offensive player remaining on the open market, though certainly not a slugger like Hamilton.
Here’s the problem:
As the Major League Baseball winter meetings commence in Nashville, one has to wonder if the Seattle Mariners front office is not only thinking about how to snag the Kansas City Royals’ Billy Butler, but also about the dismal news that came out of the study released by 24/7 Wall St . According to the [...]
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Each Monday for 10 weeks, SeattleClubhouse gives you an inside look at the Top-50 prospects in the Seattle Mariners organization as 2012 winds down. Rankings are complete with scouting notes, quotes from various sources and extended player info. As we crack the Top-20 here, the reports get deeper. These last 20 prospects are among the best in a talented organization -- among the best in baseball.
The Seattle Mariners are among the teams interested in free
agent outfielder Cody Ross, reports Ken Rosenthal of FOX Sports:
Source: #Mariners among teams interested in free-agent OF Cody Ross.
— Ken Rosenthal (@Ken_Rosenthal) December 7, 2012
The Mariners have seemingly been tied to every available
potential impact bat on the market. While they are reportedly...