Originally posted on NorthWest Sports Beat  |  Last updated 9/17/13
Answers to come by Winter Meetings There is plenty we do know.  We know the 2013 Seattle Mariners aren’t going to finish above .500.  We know no M’s player is going to hit 35 HRs on the season.  We know that the Mariners as an organization, despite low attendance and yet another losing season, made a lot of money in 2013. All that said, there are three things we do NOT know about the M’s that I sure wish we did.  I’m just full of questions on a team surrounded by questions. Who will be the Skipper come spring training 2014? A few weeks ago I reported on Mariners’ GM, Jack Zduriencik, receiving a hush, hush 1-year contract extension.  I felt, at the time, that a similar, do-or-die type of one-year deal was forth coming for M’s Skipper, Eric Wedge, and that the delay was only due to Wedge’s ongoing health issues. What is up with Felix Hernandez? (Photo: Sports Illustrated) Now… I’m not sure anymore.  After being swept at home by the abysmal Houston Astros and losing 10 of their last 14,
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