Found March 14, 2013 on Oregon Sports News:
The Seattle Mariners continue to play in Peoria, Arizona, yet the tune sounds a bit different as of late. The Mariners have lost 6 of their last 7, which comes after winning 10 straight. Young and old pitchers keep rotating, and the lineups continue to shift and adjust, in hopes of finding a groove; it will take a little longer for the young, old, and new to mesh. A few things worth noting are that the Mariners seem to have found a new lead-off hitter in newly acquired outfielder Jason Bay. Although he has never hit there in the lineup before I can understand the positioning, and think it is a wise move on manager Eric Wedge’s part. Jason Bay offers speed and the potential of significant power. He appears to be a threat—let’s see what happens. Felix Hernandez continues to pitch well, and has maintained a solid presence on the field amongst his teammates--yellow t-shirt-clad fans clamor to the stands even in Arizona. On a negative turn, Hector Noesi has an ERA over 17, and ...
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