Originally posted on NorthWest Sports Beat  |  Last updated 8/8/12
M’s sweep into August Coming off of two straight series sweeps is the way most teams would like to be heading into New York to face the Yankees. Too bad the Mariners seemed to find themselves back in the favors of the sports writers who chose them to finish dead last this year. But, with this club, let’s enjoy all of the wins that we can, because we’re still a few years off any contending chances.  We welcomed a new player, Eric Thames, to the squad, said goodbye to the nightmare in the bullpen, Brandon League, and Felix Hernandez was once again brilliant. Jason Vargas finally had his win streak snapped, but he was named the A.L. Pitcher of the month for July, so at least somebody other than us is paying attention to the Mariners these days. With that high note, I give you my top 10! 10: Just in Thame With the Mariners facing the Blue Jays, and with Eric Thames now on our side, the newest Mariner decided now was the best time to go yard for his new team. Against the team that jus...
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