Originally posted on NorthWest Sports Beat  |  Last updated 7/31/12
Who’s hot, who’s not? The Seattle Mariners had a very good week. Taking on the New York Yankees and Kansas City Royals seemed to be a blessing as the team went 5-2 on the week. Of course 4 of those wins came against the Royals, but who cares? The Mariners are WINNING! Ok enough of my over-enthusiasm and back to Earth. The Mariners outscored their opponents 28-22 this week. This is one of the very few times all season that we can say the Mariners outscored their opponents in a week. The last time they did it, they still had a losing record for the week. Things are looking up as this team is playing noticeably better. Cross your fingers, Mariners fans. Let’s see who made the list this week. Who’s Hot Jason Vargas – SP Jason Vargas was spectacular again this week. When King Felix was not so productive, Vargas stepped in for him. Now that Felix is back to his old form, Vargas has made this Mariners rotation formidable for opponents. Trade rumors are hopefully just that, because Var...
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