Originally posted on NorthWest Sports Beat  |  Last updated 4/3/12
Version 2.0: Seattle Mariners Spring Training Update Spring training comes to a close for the Seattle Mariners on April 4.  In the two months since the players reported to the valley of the sun, there have been some gasps of excitement and some groans of despair. Things that made us gasp: Jesus Jesus Montero smacked a ball so hard it flew out of the park where it hit a passing truck.  The legitimate power potential that Montero offers made fans almost forget how much they loved Michael Pineda. He also prooved he has a hard head. Kawasakiiiiiiiiiiiii Munenori Kawasaki is not only ecstatically excited to play for the Mariners, he is actually way better than anyone anticipated.  His exuberance, even if the other players can’t understand a word of it, is contagious. Not many people want to play for Seattle these days.  It is a nice change. (As I type this he just hit a triple vs. the Rockies) KAWASAKIIIIIIIIIIIIIIII #Mariners — Northwest SportsBeat (@NWSportsbeat) April 3, 2012 ...
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