The Dallas Golden Gloves kicks off tonight at the Hella Shrine Temple in Garland, TX. Bouts will run from tonight through Friday with each night of matches begning at 7 PM.
Zunino Officially An M’s Prospect
Prospect Watch: A look at bats on the rise for the Seattle Mariners
Like their pitchers, the Mariner hitting prospects have seen their ups and downs.
The most exciting news this month came with the signing of 2012 first rounder Mike Zunino.
The catcher from Florida is officially a Seattle Mariners prospect and could be seeing time with the Big...
NWSB Insider and Seattle Mariners blogger Jonathan Irwin reports on the Seattle Mariners farm system in his second prospects report. Today he covers hitting, going over how prospect hitters Francisco Martinez, Nick Franklin and newly drafted Mike Zunino should fare coming up through the minor league system.
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Francisco Martinez is quite a polarizing figure for a guy who most Mariner fans have never seen in person. The guy came over in the Doug Fister trade. Fister was a fan-favorite. I think Fister will regress next year, but I liked him enough as a pitcher to be sad that he’s gone. However, when he was traded to Detroit there was a perception that came...
The Golden Gloves first day of fights was non-stop action from bout 1 to bout 46, literally. The fights started at 7pm and ended approximately about midnite without any breaks. It started off with the 55 pounders aging from 8 to 10 years old and it ended with the 165 pounders. From beginning to end it was a very exciting night for the boxers, their teams and most of all, those...
Our man on the Mariners beat Danny Ferguson breaks down the Rule 5 draft in this piece. What could it mean for the Seattle Mariners? They protected Carlos Triunfel, Francisco Martinez and Chih-Hsien Chiang from it, so they must think highly of them! The success rate of this move is practically nil, but then again Jack Z could find the next Josh Hamilton that way.
The Mariners have added infielders Francisco Martinez and Carlos Triunfel and outfielder Chih-Hsien Chiang to their 40-man roster, protecting them from the Rule 5 Draft.