Mariners Expect To Add More Pitching Soon

Mariners Expect To Add More Pitching Soon The rebuilding Mariners have largely stayed away from making noteworthy acquisitions this offseason. To this point, starter Kendall Graveman and reliever Carl Edwards Jr. – two low-cost signings – have been their most recognizable pickups of the winter. It’s possible that will change soon, however, with general manager…

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Brian Cashman: Yankees did ‘everything we could’ to combat cheating Astros

Brian Cashman: Yankees did ‘everything we could’ to combat cheating Astros Brian Cashman said the Yankees had “concerns” about the Astros before Houston was found to have used an electronic sign-stealing scheme and the general manager added his team did what it could to stop their effectiveness. “We’ve done our due diligence,’’ Cashman said Thursday…

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Giants Sign Darin Ruf

Giants Sign Darin Ruf The Giants have inked first baseman/outfielder Darin Ruf to a minor league contract, Jayson Stark of The Athletic reports. The deal includes an invitation to major league spring training. The 33-year-old Ruf is returning stateside after spending three seasons with the Korea Baseball Organization’s Samsung Lions, who purchased his contract from…

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Cheap Thrills, Part 1

Cheap Thrills, Part 1 As noted previously, I can barely keep up with, much less collect, all the post-career cards of my favorite players. I can’t even say I window shop. However, there are occasions where certain cards unexpectedly but decidedly grab me. Such was the case when I ran across this gem from the…

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