Originally posted on NorthWest Sports Beat  |  Last updated 2/25/12
The comeback of the Mariners Chone Figgins is a fairy tale In the recesses of Safeco field at the end of the Seattle Mariners 2011 season sat a man named Chone Figgins. Figgins had been injured by special request from the masses and placed on the disabled list. As he sat there in tears of humiliation he heard a small voice calling out his name. He looked around trying to locate the where the voice was coming from. He rubbed his eyes as he found himself face to face with his own fairy God mother. She helped him to realize that his pitiful performance was not his fault and that he had been cursed by an evil witch known as Arte. He asked her what he needed to do to remove the curse.  She told him that he had travel across the land in search of a magical hitting coach who had been known to turn other munchkins into real men and equip them with enchanted bats that made it impossible to strikeout. Figgins looked to the sky for a miracle. He got it this season What he didn’t tell the fa...
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