Also: a Mitch Mash! If you don’t know what ortolan is—and really, why should you—it is a tiny, delicately-boned songbird which, in proof that humans should never have been granted dominion over any sort of species, has for centuries been eaten whole as a delicacy in France.
This is a crucial year for the Seattle Mariners and Yusei Kikuchi. After 2021, Seattle will have to decide whether to commit to a four-year club option for $66 million to lock him up through 2025 at an average of $16.5 million per year.
that’s a sour taste It’s hard to sweep a doubleheader. It’s hard to sweep a doubleheader even when both games are seven innings in regulation. It’s hard to sweep a doubleheader against even the Baltimore Orioles.
The 32-year-old, who joined the Mariners via a one-year contract worth $8.5 million plus incentives in February, took the bump on April 6 against the Chicago White Sox but exited the game in the second inning.
The sandwiches will have to return to the cooler for a while In a season that has so far turned on the firehose of Bad Pitcher Injury News for Mariners fans, we add yet another stream: In what’s becoming a motto for the 2021 season, This Is Bad News!